The Difference Interventions for Guardians Can Make:Evaluation of the Kilifi Orphans and Vulnerable Children Project in Kenya

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Author(s): ThurmanTR, Rice J, Ikamari L, Jarabi B, Mutuku A, Nyangara F

Year: 2009


This evaluation examines the effectiveness of specific program strategies on improving the lives of orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) and their guardians. This paper presents the findings from the 2007 outcome evaluation of the Catholic Relief Services Kilifi OVC project operating within Kenya. The evaluation explored the impact of interventions that aim to support and build the capacity of OVC guardians.

Filed under: Orphans and Vulnerable Children , HIV/AIDS , Kenya , Child Health