State Department for Social Protection rolls out a drive

The State Department for Social Protection has rolled out a drive to ensure stipends are disbursed to 3,889 elderly, the disabled and orphans in Nakuru County through bank accounts to ensure the money reaches intended beneficiaries. Nakuru County Coordinator for Social Services, Mr Nimrod Kemboi, said 38,686 beneficiaries within the devolved unit had opened bank […]

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Social Protection, Culture and Recreation Sector presents its Budget

The Social Protection, Culture, and Recreation Sector has presented its budget estimates for the Financial Years 2022/23 to 2024/25 during the public hearings aimed at enhancing public participation in the budget making process. The sector based its presentation on six sub-sectors; development of Arid and Semi-Arid Lands (ASALs), Sports, Culture and Heritage, Labour, Social protection […]

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Department to strengthen community based rehabilitation of street families

The State Department for Social Protection plans to strengthen the rehabilitation of street families within the community or family setup. In a new policy document, the Department through the Street Family’s Rehabilitation Trust Fund, more and more of the street families will now be rehabilitated within the communities away from the infamous rehabilitation centers. Addressing […]

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Sh.218 million released under Inua Jamii in Turkana county

The  National government has released Sh.218 million under the Inua Jamii programme in Turkana county. A total of 11,308 Older persons, 15,035 orphans and vulnerable children and 909 people with severe disability will benefit from Sh.218,016,000. The  Ministry of Labour and Social Protection through State Department for Social Protection commenced payments on  Monday 18th November […]

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