• SACCA ASBL (The Streets Ahead Children’s Centre Association) is a local NGO registered in Rwanda which works to protect and rehabilitate children who have been living on the street as well as preventing them from reaching the streets in the first place. SACCA operates in the Eastern Province of Rwanda. Rehabilitation Centres are based in Kabarondo (for boys) and Kayonza (for girls). The Head Office is in Kayonza, and Social Work is coordinated from that office.
  • SACCA currently looks after 55 children in its centres, and provides assistance and support to a further 310 young people. Since its foundation in 2003 SACCA has reintegrated more than 1000 children with family or community.

Independent living

SACCA’s independent living programme has successfully enabled children to leave SACCA’s centres and to re-enter the community as independent young adults.

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Where it is possible, SACCA looks to help children return home and reintegrate in their families. SACCA’s team of social workers establish links and work with both child and family to ensure the appropriateness of such a move...

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Children Support

Provision of on-going support to children within rehabilitation centres