ChildHelp Sierra Leone

Organisation's type: Civil Society Organisation (CSO) / Organisation de la Société Civile (OSC)

Organization Acronym *: CHSL

Year of Registration *: 1994

Year of Commencement of Operations *: 2000

Contact Information

  • Postal Address *: 1 Alpha Turay Street,Makeni, N.P., Sierra Leone
  • Office Location: 1 Alpha Turay Street,Makeni, N.P., Sierra Leone
  • Region *: Bombali District
  • Country *: Sierra Leone
  • City *: Makeni
  • Telephone *: +23278666269
  • Fax : c/o 23222224439
  • Email *:
  • Website *:


  • Vision *: To reach and reflect love and care to children especially to orphans, widows and the needy and their families with health, education and livelihood.
  • Mission *: Our mission is to: - Help forward and support community efforts to improve the quality of life of children and their families - Increase understanding, awareness and appreciation of and between different cultures. - Promote the Rights and Interest of children and governance in communities.
  • Thematic Areas *: Agriculture, Food & Livestock / Agriculture, Alimentation & Elevage,Communications and Media / Communications et Médias,Education / Education,Governance / Gouvernance,Human Rights / Droits de l’Homme,Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) / Objectifs de Développement Durable (ODD),Environmental Conservation / Préservation de l’Environnement,Health Provision / Soins de Santé,Humanitarian Affairs / Affaires Humanitaires,Emergency Aid / Aides d’Urgence,Community Development / Développement Communautaire
  • Target Group: Community / Communauté
  • Key Objectives *: ChildHelp Sierra Leone broad objectives are to: Achieve social and economic development and improved quality of life for poor and disadvantaged rural households and communities with emphasis on vulnerable children within ChildHelp Sierra Leone’s geographical scope of operation. To affirm the enduring values of peace, social justice and human dignity and integrity in settings where these values are not always taken for granted. To improve the health, Education and Livelihood conditions of communities through elimination of poverty in the environment that lead to loneliness, hungry, suffering and untimely death.
  • Core Competencies *: Advocacy / Plaidoyer,Policy Influencing / Influence des Politiques ,Knowledge Management / Gestion des Connaissances,Capacity Development / Renforcement des Capacités
  • Government Engagement:

More Information

  • Major or Current Achievements *: 1. Girl Power Project 2. Schools Water and Sanitation 3. Sierra Leone Mudslide and Flooding Relief 4. Break the chain 5. Special School for Drop-Out Girls in Marriage 6. Bikes for village Girls 7. Solar Rural Electrification for Communities 8. School For Rural Students 9. Computer Literacy and Practice
  • Functional Board *:
  • Number of Board Members *: 9
  • List Expertise of Board Members *: Development, finance and management, administration, social welfare, research, Information Technology, agriculture and food security
  • Organisational Strategic Plan *:
  • Head of Organisation *: Kaprie J G Thoronka
  • Name of Contact Person *: Kaprie J G Thoronka
  • Position of Contact Person *: Executive Director
  • Number of Staff *: 23
  • Number of Males *: 10
  • Number of Females *: 13