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Community Development and Caring Children with Special Needs Association (SCDA)

Member since 09.09.2015



Mission and objectives

The Sohag Community Development and Caring Children with Special Needs Association (SCDA) is an Egyptian non-governmental organisation that seeks to care the children with special needs, their families and female breadwinners through carrying out developing programs as well as social, economic, educational and microfinance initiatives.

The main SCDA' s activities are:

- Economic activities: Micro-loans for female breadwinners and youth who are low-income.
- Health activities: Medical clinics for children with special needs; Rehabilitation Centre for mentally handicapped children; Physical Therapy Centre.
- Educational activities: Scholarships for girls who dropped out schools; classes for improving girls' educational levels through the older sister activity; Friendly school for street children.
- Humanitarian activities: Food collection, clothes and blankets; institutional support for small associations; issuing officials documents.
- Advocacy

Geographical sphere of activity


Working themes

Education / Professional training
Culture / Sports / Leasure

Target group(s)

Youth (under 25), Other, Women artisans

Specific years of work experience in gender equality



Address : Elemary street, Building no.44., 98745 ,Egypt
Telephone : 654879519
Adress email :;;
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