ACR’s Vision

A society where children’s rights are respected, protected and fulfilled.

ACR’s Mission

To improve quality of life for the marginalized children and their households through child rights awareness and advocacy, research and documentation, capacity building and partnerships.

ACR’s Core Values

  • Accountability
  • Ambition
  • Collaboration
  • Transparency
  • Team Work


We’re  Advocacy for child relief (ACR). ACR is an independent, nonpartisan, non-governmental organisation which is incorporated under the laws of Uganda.  Founded by a group of young Ugandan children wellness activists and professionals in response to the ever-increasing vulnerability and poverty among children and families they live in.

Our Areas of Interest

Child protection | Early Childhood Development | Education | Sexual and Reproductive Health  | Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH) | Gender Based Violence | Emergency Response

Our Partners

Centre for Social Research | Ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development | Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action. (ACPHA) | International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect. (ISPCAN)  | International Society for Child Indicators. (ISCI) | Global partnership to end violence against children | International School Grounds Alliance (ISGA) | Uganda National NGO Forum

Program Districts
  • Mpigi
  • Kiryandongo
  • Butambala
  • Wakiso