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Lea Toto

Lea Toto program is a partner program. It is a community based care program of the Children of God Relief Institute COGRI, which extends Nyumbani care of HIV+ children in to the wider community.

The program targets children who are HIV infected and works with families to ensure that they lead a healthy and quality life- positive living. Lea Toto further strives to prevent possibilities of infant infections by their mothers.

Vision:

Empowering communities inspired by Christian compassion to provide holistic care to all HIV positive children and their families.

Mission:

Providing quality comprehensive care and support to HIV positive children and their families.

Strategies used to bring the vision and mission to life:

  • Economic empowerment of vulnerable families by linking them with micro-finance programs.
  • Creation of linkages between the community and families.
  • Offering free medical interventions.
  • Making referrals for inpatients and other specialized care facilities.
  • Offering school scholarships for children in the program.
  • Education initiatives for health issues and dietary matters for mothers and children in the program.
  • Operating a VCT Centre and initiating programs for HIV testing and Counseling.
  • Facilitation of a program of comprehensive cares for families affected by HIV Aids.
  • Networking with other health facilities in order to access a range of in-service for staff and for better programs of care for families in the program.
  • Focusing on home based care programs, and establishing support groups for families in the program.
  • Economic needs assessment with families and monthly food supplements for needy families.