Central Africa's Rights & AIDS (CARA) Society

  • London




18 - 22 Ashwin Street
E8 3DL
United Kingdom

About Us

CARA (Charity No. 1135610) is an independent international charity, which main activities include:

1. HIV/AIDS: prevention, care and support for those affected by HIV/AIDS through:

  • Outreach: We distribute free condoms and sexual health information about HIV/AIDS and other STIs;
  • Drop-in service: Providing advice on sexual health issues and signposting to the relevant public services;
  • Campaigns: Working with the communities to reduce the incidence of HIV, STIs and teenage pregnancy;
  • Support Group/Discussion: Prevention, care and support for those affected by HIV/AIDS and their family;
  • Workshop/Seminars to empower poor people, especially women, to be in control of their sexual health; 2. Health: striving to reduce childhood death and illness; 3. Education: providing quality basic education for all, especially girls; 4. Water and sanitation: provision of clean water and adequate sanitation; 5. Protection: protection for people affected by conflict, natural disaster and exploitation; 6. Translation & Interpretation Services in French, Portuguese, Somali, Kinyarwanda, Lingala & English; 7. Legal: helping the poor to know, understand and achieve their rights;

To continue the work that CARA provides in the UK and Africa, we rely on people like you. Please consider helping us with a monthly gift, or you can make a one-off donation, to our work.