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Since 2010 The Footprints Family UK Charity (which took over the work of Footprints Orphanage) has been committed to enhancing the lives of orphaned and vulnerable children and young people in rural Kenya.


Over the years the number of children and young people we support has grown and circumstances have changed, this coupled with increasing political pressure has required us to adapt our approach and to transition the older children we support to live independently to enable us to support the next generation in need.


Footprints now operate three regimes of support:   

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Footprints’ Early Years Academy

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Mama Kerry's Home Based Care

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Mkwakwani Steppingstone Youth Programme


All of our programmes are run at Mama Kerry's Place, Shimba Hills Kenya, to find out about other activities or about visiting us please click below.

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