Nakuru prisons benefit from legal clinic

On Wednesday 11th October 2017 inmates at the men’s and the women’s prison were in receipt of legal advice concerning their cases and rights as inmates. This was courtesy of The Kituo cha Sheria organization in association with the Psychiatric Disability Organization(PDO). The Kituo cha Sheria is a human rights nongovernmental organization committed to helping […]

Nakuru prisons benefit from legal clinic

Focusing on mental health in schools.

A mental health charity in Nakuru on Tuesday conducted mental health awareness campaigns and talk therapy sessions for students at Afraha High School and Rurii Secondary School to celebrate this year’s World Mental Health Day. Psychiatric Disability Organization (PDO), an organization made up of professional counselors and survivors of mental illness conducted the event simultaneously in the […]

Focusing on mental health in schools.

Celebrating the ‘golden’ age

The elderly population is growing due to advancement in health care. Most of them often want to make a difference in the world but, finding no role for themselves, they are treated as socially useless. Unfortunately, it only gets worse for them after being incarcerated. Elderly inmates are faced with numerous physical, psychological and social […]

Celebrating the ‘golden’ age

Women inmates benefit from legal aid clinic

Kabarak University Law Students teamed up with Psychiatric Disability Organization (PDO), a Nakuru based charity to provide free legal advice to remandees at Nakuru Women Prison. PDO, a charity that works with the most marginalized and the most vulnerable in Nakuru has a formal working relationship with Nakuru GK Prisons aimed at providing inmates with […]

Women inmates benefit from legal aid clinic