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P.O.Box 36563 Kampala, Uganda

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Local Partners

Local Partners

Institutions Supporting Deaf People In Uganda


Special primary schools

  • Uganda School for the Deaf — Kampala
  • Butambala school for the Deaf — Mpigi
  • Ngora school for the Deaf — Ngora
  • St. Anthony School for the Deaf — Mpigi
  • Mulago school for the Deaf — Kampala
  • Masaka school for children with special needs – Masaka
  • Kavule parents special school for the Deaf — Mbale
  • Good samaritan school for the Deaf – Masaka
  • St. Mark VII school for Deaf — Kalungu
  • Nancy school for the Deaf – Lira
  • Kinyinya school for the Deaf – Kyegegwa

Deaf Units in primary schools

  • Maria Care unit for the Deaf — Kamuli
  • Laroo primary school unit for Deaf — Gulu
  • Bishop’s primary school for the Deaf- Mukono
  • Makindye Hill school unit for the Deaf — Kampala
  • Ikwera Imegri unit for the Deaf — Apac
  • Iganga unit for the Deaf — Iganga
  • Kitemu unit fpor the Deaf — Kampala
  • Kisoro demonstration unit for the Deaf — Kisoro
  • Agururui unit for the Deaf — Tororo
  • Rutsya unit for the Deaf — Mbarara
  • Eruba unit for the Deaf — Arua
  • Kajaho unit for the deaf — Isingiro
  • Nyakibale lower unit for the Deaf – Rukingiri

Special secondary schools

  • Wakiso Special Secondary School for the Deaf — Wakiso
  • Mbale secondary school for the Deaf — Mbale

Inclusive secondary schools

  • Ngora High school – Ngora
  • Nancy comprehensive secondary school for the Deaf — Lira

University level

  • Kyambogo university — department special needs education
  • Makerere University — Office of the Dean of students

Non-Governmental Organisations

Uganda National Association of the deaf (UNAD)

Educational learning materials and interpretation services

SignHealth Uganda (SU)

Early Childhood Education services and learning materials


Offer scholarship to bright students for higher education

Action on Disability & Development (ADD)

Internship placement programme for university disabled/deaf students

Ka Tutandike Uganda

Social enterprises e.g. bee keeping

Deaf Link Uganda (DLU)

Community education programmes for deaf adults

Deaf Education Access Fund (D.E.A.F)

Supports education access for deaf children in Jinja


Teacher training on rights awareness and child protection

Deaf child worldwide

Financial & technical support to org’ns working in deafness


Promoting and advocating for the rights of deaf children and young people in Uganda

Deaf ministries International

Spiritual and educational support


UNAD leads in Uganda, with established Deaf associations as follows:

Central Region
Eastern Region
Eastern & N.East Region
Western Region
West Region


  • Mulago national referral Hospital
  • Kibuli Muslim hospital
  • Mengo hospital
  • Masaka regional hospital
  • Arua regional hospital
  • Mbarara main hospital
  • Lucor regional hospital

Police: law & justice

A Deaf police officer handles deaf issues at Old Kampala police station.

By law, all judicial institutions must provide an
interpreter for deaf in courts of law during legal proceedings.