Kangemi Center


Kangemi is a slum on the Northwestern outskirts of Nairobi, along the Nakuru Highway. It is very densely populated and includes many residents who commute into Nairobi to find work. Its high density and extreme poverty has led to a high infection rate. 

Spiritual Counselor: David David and his wife Dorcas have two daughters and one son. Before joining the CARE for AIDS team, David worked as a night guard and volunteered regularly with our partner church. David has a huge heart and enjoys his work with CARE for AIDS. 

Health Counselor: Esther Esther and her husband Charles have two daughters and live near the CARE for AIDS partner church in Kangemi. She is a certified pharmacist, and before working with CARE for AIDS she ran a small pharmacy business.