WELCOME TO KAGANDO RURAL DEVELOPMENT CENTER (KARUDEC)
Kagando Hospital was founded in 1965, in buildings which had previously housed a Government Leprosy settlement as a District General Hospital by Africa Inland Mission, under Dr Carl Becker, who had himself been forced out of Eastern DR Congo by the Simba rebellion of 1964. Today the Hospital has an up to 300-bed capacity, a School of Nursing and Midwifery (700+ students), a Primary school and Nursery school (350+ pupils), a Mothers Care Home, a Microfinance Project, Christian Nurture/Church Ministry; a Farm, and Community Outreach projects for Palliative Care, Mental Health Outreach, HIV support, Maternal Child Health clinics and training, There is also a Community Water supply programme, as well as Sanitation, Agriculture, Nutrition, Entrepreneurship, and Women’s Health Programmes.
A centre of excellence and holistically transformed communities in both body and soul
To provide integrated community programmes and holistic care with Christian love to the people of the Rwenzori region
We work with a range of partners that help us improve the physical and spiritual well-being of the poor and disadvantaged people in the community.