Zabibu is registered as a non-profit making institution that began in April 2005 as an inclusive rescue shelter and involved into a special needs educational institution. The Centre caters for children and youth living with disabilities and neuro-divergent disorders. The Centre also accommodates neurotypical learners.
Zabibu’s programs guide each learner in the process of self-discovery to determine and work towards individual goals and a meaningful livelihood. In providing training for persons living with disabilities and those at risk, the Centre hopes to enhance awareness in the community and among stakeholders of the various forms of Neurodivergence to lobby for a barrier free environment at schools, community, county and national levels and to build the community’s acceptance level of the learners.
Our Programmes include:
The programs are learner centered to ensure that each child/youth is well equipped in order to lead a more meaningful life. At the TVET level, the courses are tailored to the youths abilities and global employ-ability.
To empower learners living with disabilities to live more meaningful lives.
Toward knowledge, inclusion, participation & access for all.
Zabibu Centre's objectives include:
The Centre is registered with the Ministry of Education, Kenya Private Schools Association, and National Council for Persons with Disabilities. TIVET and NITA have approved Zabibu Disability Technical and Vocational Training programmes subject to fulfilling the required standards and equipping the workshops. Some of the staff members are persons with disabilities. It is an inclusive community of learners and staff.
"Every child deserves the chance to learn" - Sustainable Development Goal-4 (SDG-4) calls for inclusive and quality education for all and promotion of lifelong learning. To promote the achievement of SDG 4, the Zabibu Foundation continues to invest in the education of disabled or less privileged students from across the country. ZF mobilizes resources towards bursary, teacher’s development and special projects.
You can get further information on any of the above programs upon request.
+254 722 707 492 /
+254 770 233 535
Below are our partners with whom we collaborate to do this rewarding work.
Below is an exemplary community of great individuals who have been vital to our mission's success thus far.