Obediah Foundation

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: 2 Rumuibekwe Road, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Country: Nigeria
Region: Western Africa
Website: http://www.obediahfoundation.org/
UN Languages: English
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Areas:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Training
  • Drug Treatment
  • Victim Protection
  • Sustainable Livelihood / Alternative Development
  • Criminal Justice
  • Legal Assistance
Short description:
The Obdediah Foundation was establised in 2003 with the following aims:
1.To operate as a non profit and non - governmental organization.
2.To defend, protect, provide succour and advance the interests of the aged, widows, orphans and disabled persons where they can receive educational, emotional, psychological, medical and financial assistance.
3.To promote the development and recognition of physically and mentally handicapped children and encourage them to be educated to become responsible members of the society.
4.To offer scholarships to exceptionally gifted youths and individuals with proven intelligence in engineering and other science related courses.
5.Provide shelter, homes for battered women who have been victims of domestic violence, rape; divorced or neglected women and women with matrimonial disorders or trauma to assist emotionally, psychologically, medically and financially and to rebuild their lives and go back into the society as determined women to succeed in life.
6.Provide counseling and education on religious, social, legal rights and assistance for the aged, orphans and less privileged.
7.Provide education, assistance and counseling for men and women in distress, child-care for the children and collection of child support or maintenance for up-keep of the children.
8.Render assistance to the needy at all times as and when the situation arises.
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