Economic Empowerment And Household Strengthening: CCEPI in an efforts to strengthened the economic condition of household in both LGAs has distributed 10 goats to 10 MVPs but now more than 20 MVPs are benefiting because the goats have reproduced. Economic conditions of some household has improved because CCEPI gave sewing machines, barbering tools and generator sets to some MVPs who are above the ages of 15 years and have never been to school. To encourage them, Economic Strengthening services was provided to them. Now they are yielding daily income to their families and they are living better. Also through VSAL, Samuel, and Simon in Gulak and Pakka testified that they were able to save up to N10, 000 respectively of their own which they have never been able to do in their lifetime prior to CCEPI help.  

 

Households empowerment: In July, 2013, three hundred and twenty households were empowered, In 2013, the project picked another strategy, households empowerment to reach out the vulnerable people as well giving the vulnerable people direct services such as: health, nutrition, shelter/care, education, psychosocial, protection, and economic strengthening which was done indirectly by empowering households (most vulnerable) in Madagali and Maiha Local Government Area. 320 households were empowered (economic strengthening) in Cities, Towns and some Villages.

Referral and Linkages: To increase access of the MVP to the wide range of care and support services, the project collaborated and networked with relevant organisation which served as referral points for services not provided by the organization. The project collaborated with some hospitals including: Shuwa Health Centre, Cottage Hospital Gulak, General Hospital Michika and General Hospital Mubi.

Get to Us

Centre for Caring, Empowerment and Peace Initiatives (CCEPI) - Advocate for the Voiceless

Michika, Adamawa State North-East, Nigeria

Office location and address: No. 2 behind Assembly of God Church, Anguwan Cashew, Michika LGA
Branch Office: Baraza Shop Opposite EYN Headquaters

  • +(234)08027319948
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  • Dr. Rebecca Samuel Dali, PhD, Executive Director

Our Success Story

One impressive success recorded during one of our project was the initiative by some community volunteers and carers’ forum members of EYN Church, Gulak of Madagali local government area of Adamawa state. They saw the need to take the care and support for OVC beyond support from donor especially foreign donor and so they organized fund raising programme on 12th June 2012 within the church for OVC programme.