Village, NFP is a project designed to respond at the local level to
the needs of women and their children living with HIV/AIDS. The project
surrounds them with resources and support to improve their health,
increase their lifespan and plan for the future. Upendo Village is
not a hospice program where death is the final outcome. We are providing
hope, love, services, and resources so that families can be strengthened
and can plan for their future.
Women and children must be HIV positive who come to Upendo Village.
Residents will be provided with clean, comfortable housing with separate
space for each family.
Health Care: Will address recipeints' urgent medical needs that
include onsite medical care by nursing staff, access to prescritpion
drugs and advocating access to governmentalmedical
the areas of Nutrition, Health Education, and Mental Health Services.
will be taught skills that will enable them to become self-sufficient.
Residents will learn how to grow kitchen gardens and keeping chickens
for food, nutrition and resale.