Welcome to the National Council for Persons with Disabilities
Vision
A barrier free society for Persons with Disabilities.
Mission
To promote and protect equalization of opportunities and realization of human rights for PWDs to live descent livelihoods.
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NDFPWD

Applications to the National Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities are open through out the year.

CASH TRANSFER FOR PWDS

Persons with severe disabilities refers to those who need permanent care. Full time support has to be offered by a caregiver to ensure their needs are attended to.

ALBINISM (SUPPORT PROGRAM)

The Council has been implementing the National Persons with Albinism Sunscreen Support Programme that is providing sunscreen lotions to over 3,026 persons with albinism.

DISABILITY MAINSTREAMING

Disability Mainstreaming is an established department at NCPWD. Its sole mandate is to facilitate Disability Mainstreaming Programmes in Public and Private Sector.

JOB PLACEMENT

The Job Placement Department deals with analyzing market information trends in order to disseminate market intelligence to the PWDs.

LEGAL ADVISORY SERVICES

The Legal Service Department is an in-house service providing unit of the Council.
Welcome to the National Council for Persons with Disabilities
Vision
A barrier free society for Persons with Disabilities.
Mission
To promote and protect equalization of opportunities and realization of human rights for PWDs to live descent livelihoods.
Previous
Next

OUR
PRIORITY
AREAS

NDFPWD

Applications to the National Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities are open through out the year.

CASH TRANSFER FOR PWDS

Persons with severe disabilities refers to those who need permanent care. Full time support has to be offered by a caregiver to ensure their needs are attended to.

ALBINISM (SUPPORT PROGRAM)

The Council has been implementing the National Persons with Albinism Sunscreen Support Programme that is providing sunscreen lotions to over 3,026 persons with albinism.

DISABILITY MAINSTREAMING

Disability Mainstreaming is an established department at NCPWD. Its sole mandate is to facilitate Disability Mainstreaming Programmes in Public and Private Sector.

JOB PLACEMENT

The Job Placement Department deals with analyzing market information trends in order to disseminate market intelligence to the PWDs.

LEGAL ADVISORY SERVICES

The Legal Service Department is an in-house service providing unit of the Council.

ABOUT NCPWD

The National Council for Persons with Disabilities is a state corporation established by an Act of Parliament; the Persons with Disabilities Act No. 14 of 2003 and set up in November 2004. The Council representation is drawn from key government Ministries and organizations of/for persons with disabilities.

To promote and protect equalization of opportunities and realization of human rights for PWDs to live decent livelihoods. The National Council for persons with disabilities in conjunction with our parent ministry, ministry of labour and social protection on 27th June 2019 Launched 2018-2022 Council strategic plan the occasion was graced by Hon.Ukur Yattani CS for Labour, Hon. David Sankok Nominated member of Parliament, PS Nelson Marwa and other dignitaries from different public and private sectors.

LATEST NEWS & UPDATES

UPCOMING EVENTS

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SEP 2021

International Week of the Deaf 2021

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SEP 2021

International Day of Sign Languages 2021

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OCT 2021

White Cane awareness Day 2020

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OCT 2021

International Day of Spina Bifida

NCPWD Career Portal

NCPWD Career Portal is a digital platform created to support Persons With Disabilities in their efforts to grow their careers by providing them with opportunities to gain relevant skills and find suitable jobs in industries/roles that they are interested in. The project is being coordinated by the Innovation-to-Inclusion (i2i) programme. The platform is powered by technology from Fuzu, East Africa’s fastest-growing career development platform, which will help match individuals with learning modules, jobs and blog content that is tailored to their needs. Aside from NCPWD, i2i and Fuzu, a number of prestigious organizations have mobilized resources and personnel to help make this platform a reality.

OUR PROGRAMMES AND SERVICES

OUR ACHIEVEMENTS 2019/2020

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EDUCATION ASSISTANCE BENEFICIARIES 2019/2020
1 M
KSH INFRASTRUCTURE AND EQUIPMENT 2019/2020
1 M+
KSH DONATIONS 2019/2020
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ASSISTIVE DEVICES
BENEFICIARIES 2019/2020

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