Access to Education – Through contributions and donations, Kibera Hamlets administers a scholarship program which covers school fees and college tuition for young people from Kibera who cannot afford the cost of an education.
HIV/AIDS Support and Counselling – This weekly support group provides counselling for members who are infected and affected by HIV/AIDS and allows them to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to better meet their own health needs and the needs of their dependents.
Girl’s Empowerment – This peer education and training programme, targeted at girls aged 12 and up, enables them to learn about and discuss urgent and critical issues affecting their daily lives, including early marriage, teenage pregnancy, abortion, HIV/ AIDS, poverty and violence. Through this program, the child headed family girls also receive academic scholaships from well wishers through a project initiated by Karen Ande when she came to talk to girls for a book she was writing .Karen gave talks in the Temple united methodist church in Sanfrancisco Califonia she raised $1900, she also gave talks at Sf quakers church and raised $525.
Environmental Conservation – This project is aimed at creating a healthier and more sustainable environment for human life in the Kibera slums through environmental cleanups and tree planting. Members of Kibera Hamlets have also recently begun a recycling program.
Drama/Acrobatics Group – By creating a space for inspiring artistic expression through theatre, dance, acrobatics, music, narratives, poetry and creative writing, this project not only enables youth to their find voices, it also increases self-confidence, team work and showcases the diversity of cultures in Kibera. Through public performances and participatory educational theatre, this group raises awareness and engages the local community in discussions on critical issues affecting young people in Kibera.