FSD Program Site: Jinja            Organization Location: Iganga, Uganda
Organization Overview

Uganda Parents of Children with Learning Disabilities (UPACLED) is an organization that advocates for the inclusion of children with intellectual disabilities (CWIDs) and their families in all aspects. They work to enhance the quality of life of children with intellectual disabilities and their families through various different tactics, lobby and advocate for CWID’s rights, work to increase food security within CWID’s homes, and to manage intellectual disability interventions.

Programs

UPACLED works towards its goals through programs that surround human rights and policy advocating, socio-economic empowerment programs, and organizational capacity building. Through these programs they aim to enhance dignity for children with intellectual disabilities and their families.

Additional Information

UPACLED Website