OUR PROGRAMS

Residential

The CYEC’s residential program is based on a boarding school model, which provides a safe and healthy environment.

Educational

Education is a vital part of any child’s development. The CYEC ensures that all of its children and youth attend school through class eight.

Art

The CYEC has an art program that involves activities intended to foster creative self-expression as a form of therapy and personal development.

Life Skills

The CYEC aims to provide all of its residents with the skills necessary for healthy and fulfilling lives.

Vocational Skills

The CYEC skills training program has two main components: traditional skills and skills for the future.

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ABOUT US

The Children and Youth Empowerment Center (CYEC) is a residential and educational program for former street-dwelling children and youth in Kenya. The Center is located in Nyeri, Kenya and it is approximately 175km north of Nairobi. More than 130 children and youth (ages 6-22) call the CYEC home. The Center ensures that all of its young people are provided with the resources and skills necessary for a happy, healthy life.

The Children and Youth Empowerment Center (CYEC) is a residential and educational program for former street-dwelling children and youth in Kenya. The Center is located in Nyeri, Kenya and it is approximately 175km north of Nairobi. More than 130 children and youth (ages 6-22) call the CYEC home. The Center ensures that all of its young people are provided with the resources and skills necessary for a happy, healthy life.

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