Cheshire Foundation Ethiopia "Disability Is Not Inability"




Cheshire Foundation Ethiopia

Cheshire Foundation Ethiopia(CFE) is a national, non-profit, non- governmental
indigenous organization working for the betterment of persons with disabilities
(PWDs) and the needy in Ethiopia . At the time of its establishment CFE was
delegated by Leonard Cheshire International (LCI) in UK to coordinate the work
of Cheshire organizations in Ethiopia .Cheshire Foundation is established in 1985
registered by the Ministry of Justice under the registration number 433.

Since its establishment, CFE is facilitating the provision of community based
rehabilitation(CBR) services focusing on the prevention of disability, rehabilitation
of PWDs and advocacy activities. CFE is undertaking various project activities in
three regions through its four project offices.

•  Addis Ababa City Administration- Gulele Sub City , Kechene: Addis Ababa Project
•  Oromiya Region- Jimma Town : Jimma Project
•  Amhara Region- Bahir dar and Dessie towns: Bahir Dar and    Dessie Project Offices

-   Amhara Region, 563 KM from the capital city, 1,802 meters above sea level (Bahir Dar
    Cheshire project)
-   Amhara Region,401 KM from the capital city .....(Dessie Cheshire Project)
-   Located at the edge of the city, 2, 800 meters above sea level
-   Oromia region, 335 KM form the capital city, lies at an altitude of 1, 750 meters above
    sea level(Jimma Cheshire Project)
-   Addis Ababa cheshire Project located on the northern edge of the city bordering the
    Entotto hill, with an altitude of 2, 800 meters above.

   
   

 


Delegate from Leonard
Cheshire International
visited Endalamaw
Yenesew, 7 years old
boy with physical
disability at his
residence and
rehabilitating center.


Cheshire Foundation Ethiopia(CFE) is a national, non-profit, non- governmenta
l indigenous organization working for the betterment of persons with disabilities
(PWDs) and the needy in Ethiopia .

P.O.Box 31938
Tel: 251-011-618-5164
Fax: 251- 011-6 63-0571
Addis Ababa , Ethiopia
E-mail Chesirefoundation@ethionet.et

Bezuayehu Kassa, one
of underweight child and
beneficiary of a new
supplementary food
program for
malnourished children
by Addis Ababa
Cheshire Project.

 

 

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