TUMAINI CHILDREN’S CENTER.
Tumaini Children’s Center is the Center that provides services to the most vulnerable children working and living on the streets, especially in the Bukoba Municipality. The Swahili word “Tumaini” means HOPE. The centre was established in 2003.
Reasons for children to live and work on streets
-Very few children come from the districts which are geographically closer to Mwanza
i) UN Declaration of HR
ii) Tanzania Child Act 2009
a) Outreach work to target children
b) Rehabilitation at the transition home Kyakairabwa
c) Reunification and follow-up work
d) Community based prevention work
-Forum Syd – Sweden
-Svetan - Sweden
-Bukoba hjalpen – Sweden
-FOCT – Friends of Children in Tanzania
-Congregations in the NWD
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