ABOUT NAZARENE CHILDREN HOME
Nazarene Orphans Centre & School is a non-governmental organization dealing with Orphans, vulnerable children & children from single parents.
Nazarene Orphans Centre & School was founded in the year 2004 by Consolata Oketch who had a desire to home abandoned and orphaned children without parents living in Soweto Slums East of Nairobi. Over the years, many of the children have grown there to become teenagers and have never known any other place to call home. The home was officially registered under ministry of Gender Social Development in the year 2006. Lift the Children has verified that a dedicated director and staff at Nazarene care for children by providing them with Education, feeding program, shelter and also taking care of health needs.
Beside removing children from the streets and providing for the needs mentioned above, Nazarene children home supports the children to stay away from drug and alcohol abuse, champions against cases of child labor and trafficking's. While at the home, children receive counseling and also are supported to know more about religion- as Nazarene is a Christian centered institution and believe in Christian values.
Nazarenes mission is to provide a holistic care with a view of reducing poverty among the inhabitants of Soweto slums and bringing up a healthy, educated community to contribute development of their nation through provision of education, medical services and feeding and accommodation to top disadvantaged children who do not have means of realizing their dreams of such opportunities in life.