In Ghana Christianity and ancient tradition live closely united. Superstition and traditional rituals are still widespread and deeply anchored in the hearts of Ghanaians.
Even when parents are not superstitious about ill health and injuries, they can often not afford the essential medical care their children need.
The Special Needs Unit at Baobab helps those young people who have been abandoned or are in dire need. We can offer safety, food, shelter, medicine, education, physiotherapy and psychological support. These are some of our stories.