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Organization Contact Information

Name: Coast Youth for Change
Street 1: P.o. Box 1294 Wundanyi
Street 2: Wundanyi, Kenya
City: Wundanyi
Province: Coast
Post Code: 80304
Country: Kenya
Phone: +254 716925036
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Harry
Last Name: Mwailengo
Title: Executive Director

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Reuben
Last Name: Kisaghi

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
Coast Youth for Change Group (CY4C) is a regional non-profit, non-governmental Youth Community Based Organisation implementing projects that aim to uplift lives, empower and transform youths in Taita districts of Coast province, Wundanyi constituency -Kenya, by supporting, and helping them explore alternative means of livelihood improvement. CY4C seeks to build a future that is characterised by gender equity, participation, accessibility, opportunity, informed choices, responsible stewardship of resources and individual and collective security. CY4C works either independently or in collaboration with other community-based organization, NGO’s, Government agencies, Christian Partners or specialist national or international organisations to implement target-specific projects, which are chosen specifically due to their potential for community-wide positive impact.
Our group’s major concern at the moment is copping with effects of the HIV/AIDS pandemic, TB, Drug Abuse, Human Rights, Environment, Adolescent Reproductive and Poverty eradication among other emerging issues effecting the youths, thus we provide an invaluable channel through which many youths can be reached.
We currently have an active TB advocacy project.we would love to network with more partners in this field
Total number of staff in your organization: 26 - 50
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? < $1,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Internet search
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Network with other partners
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
We organize community outreach on TB!

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Kenya
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: African
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)


Delivery of health services and care
Funding, including innovative and optimized approach to funding TB Care
Provision of drugs, diagnostics and commodities
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Kenya


Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
We conduct outreaches and educate the community

Drug-Resistant TB:
We conduct outreaches and educate the community

We conduct outreaches and educate the community and referral


Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: December 8, 2010
Last updated: September 11, 2011