Health Initiatives at Caritas Fort Portal - HEWASA

At Caritas Fort Portal - HEWASA, we are committed to improving the overall health and well-being of society. Our Health Programmes encompass a wide range of initiatives aimed at addressing critical health challenges and promoting holistic well-being. We believe that a healthy community is the foundation for a thriving society.

Our Health Initiatives

1. Health Through Water and Sanitation:

Access to clean water and proper sanitation facilities is fundamental to good health. We work tirelessly to provide communities with safe drinking water sources and promote hygiene and sanitation practices that prevent waterborne diseases. Clean water is not just a necessity; it's a right!

2. Nutrition:

Proper nutrition is essential for growth, development, and disease prevention. We are dedicated to combating malnutrition by providing education on balanced diets, supporting agriculture, and supporting vulnerable households/individuals to access nutritious or fortified food as required. Our goal is to ensure that every individual has access to nourishing meals.

3. Health Education and Promotion:

Knowledge is power. We empower communities with information on health-related issues, preventive measures, and healthy lifestyles. Through workshops, seminars, Information Education and Communication, other media as well Health awareness campaigns, Caritas Fort Portal-HEWASA strives to create a culture of health consciousness.


Caritas Fort Portal - HEWASA is actively involved in the fight against HIV/AIDS. We provide testing and counseling services, support for those living with HIV, and awareness programs to reduce stigma and discrimination. Our aim is to achieve an HIV-free generation.

5. Reproductive Health Services:

Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC): Children are our future, and we are dedicated to ensuring their well-being. We provide support, including education, healthcare, and psychosocial services, to orphans and vulnerable children. Our mission is to give them a brighter future.

Our Impact

Through our Health Programmes, Caritas Fort Portal - HEWASA has made a significant impact on the lives of many individuals and communities. We have:
1. Improved access to clean water and sanitation facilities, reducing waterborne diseases.
2. Reduced malnutrition rates through nutritional inputs, products and Services.
3. Raised awareness about health issues, leading to healthier lifestyles.
4. Contributed to the reduction of HIV/AIDS transmission and improved the quality of life for those affected.  Supported orphaned and vulnerable children on their path to a brighter future.

Join Us in Making a Difference

At Caritas Fort Portal - HEWASA, we believe in the transformative power of collective action. Join us in our mission to create healthier communities and promote holistic well- being. Your support through donations, volunteering, or partnership, can make a significant difference in the lives of those we serve. Together, we can build a healthier, happier, and more prosperous future for all!
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