We provide holistic support to our members which includes health, education, livelihood, social and empowerment.
We believe all human beings are created equally irrespective of age, gender, religion, race and socio-cultural background
We advocate for a society that allows persons affected by spina bifida and hydrocephalus to develop their potential without any hindrance.
Festus Fajemilo Foundation currently holds support group activities at two locations in Nigeria. The locations are within the premises of Lagos state university teaching hospital (LASUTH) Ikeja, Lagos and Obafemi Awolowo University teaching hospital complex (OAUTHC), Ile-Ife.
NOLB project is a 20-month project from July 2017 – February 2019 and is funded by the International Disability Alliance (IDA) & International Federation for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus (IF).
We increase public awareness and education
The Festus Fajemilo Foundation began in 2006, and is named after a boy who developed hydrocephalus two months after he was born. Festus’ parents found it hard to get any information and support, and his condition worsened, seriously limiting his development and requiring continuous and complex care.
We Advocate for quality, accessible and affordable Health care delivery for people living with Spinal-bifida and Hydrocephalus in Nigeria.
9 out of 10 Children with disability are not welcome to School. Countries including Nigeria have mutually agreed that it should be possible for all children to go to school no mater what. This includes children with disability; but precisely this vulnerable group is commonly left behind at home. We don’t act they will also be left behind in life.
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