To robustly promote advocacy, encourage social inclusion, engage the government, the international community and our communities on key issues surrounding capacity building and strengthening and advance social development for youth and children at all levels in Sierra Leone.
YACAN envisages a society that is free from all forms of discrimination and abuse against children and youth, the foundation for sustainable peace and economic growth, health, education, human rights and security in Sierra Leone.
WHAT OUR ORGANISATION FOCUS ON
Educational programs for children and youth, both in and out of school. Campaign for a secured and suitable world for children that will be free from all forms of violence and abuse. Campaign for better facilities for Sexual Reproductive Health Education with specific interest on HIV.
Freetown Flood Emergency response
50 YACAN volunteers has Join the Ministry of Social Welfare to register victims of the 14 August, 2017 Flood. Kindly donate to YACAN so we can help children in Freetown
YACAN Portfolio Projects
YACAN Distributes Food and non- food Items to Quarantine Homes.
National Teachers Excellence Awards (NTEA) takes center stage at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Mammy Yoko Aberdeen in Freetown.
YACAN's staff distributing food and non food items to quarantine homes during the EVD in Sierra Leone. Thank God Ebola has finally ended in Sierra Leone as declared by WHO.
Celebrating Twelve years of active, robust and vibrant advocacy for Children and Young people in Sierra Leone.
YACAN Pikin Varanda returns! Listen to Radio Democracy every Sunday from 4:PM- 5PM.