Rehema Foundation Tanzania [REFOTA] is Non Governmental Organization and
non profit making ,established since 2022 with registration number OONGO/R/4045,
Act, 2002 made under Section 12 (2) of Act No. 24 of 2002 as it amended 2003. The
organization has its headquarters in Dar es salaam region. Aiming at dealing with
community programs and community project in many aspect especially health programs
like HIV/AIDS, TB, Drug addiction and Gender based violence,
Rehema Foundation Tanzania comprises with professional workers who are ready
to build better productive and future community through eliminating youth population
from using drugs. Also to educate the community on gender based violence and
violence against children.
It has been the philosophy of REFOTA to identify and reaching key vulnerable
population, empower them, educate them on risk behaviors (alcoholism, drug abuse,
sexual activities) and having a unique understanding of the challenges facing
adolescent girls, women, Youth people and communities and how to best mobilize,
engage, and motivate to lead changes. The community outreach workers/peer educator
model is used to mobilize, organize and link key vulnerable populations to access
service providers and ensure that participation of the community is fully fledged and
vulnerable community attain self reliance. It has been successful to meet specific needs
of groups including people living with HIV/AIDS, people with Hepatitis B and C, Drug
addicts, Female Sex Workers, alcoholism and providing education on communicable
and non communicable diseases for healthier generation.
Rehema foundation Tanzania is among of organizational services provider with
non religion perspectives gender and sex discrimination.
Its core value are accountability, competence, integrity, tolerance,
volunteerism, striving for excellence, sustainability, service to human and social
The major aim of forming REFOTA is to be able to identify and reach key vulnerable
population (KVPs) and communities by educating adolescent girls, women and youth
who use drugs/ injecting drugs empower them with proper information for behavior
change and give them a chance to analyze things positively for sustainable
To liberate community of any act or altitude that always result in physical
sexual, psychological and emotional suffering and death of people.
Generate to be center for raising gender awareness and assistance in
all aspect of gender violence HIV/AIDS, promoting of family planning and d drug
awareness to community.
1. To provide awareness assistance and guidance and counseling to the
2. To break the silence and empower survivors of violence to speak and be
3. To provide counselling and guidance to the community.
4. To assist the community and guidance to the community.
5. To formulate projects which will aim at empowering the victim of poverty,
Climate change, Drug addiction, gender violence and HIV/AIDS so as to advance
their living standard.
6. To conduct research related in social issues like gender issues, and
Our strategy for achieving our objectives is working effective with entire
community through making resource mobilization to empower all people through
effective provision of social welfare services.
7. To co-operate with non – governmental organization and Government on
ensuring people live in safe and accompanied with sustainable development in
individual and national level.
1. Outreach programs concerning drug users
2. Gender based violence and violence against children
3. Community programs
4. Child protection
5. Crosscutting priorities
6. Diseases response education,
7. Entrepreneurship education
8. Youth forums
9. Special project
10. Sexual reproductive Health
11. Guest speakers visiting Schools
12. Welfare of vulnerable groups