WHAT MAKES NOUSPR TO NOT JUST ANOTHER ORGANIZATION?

1. NOUSPR is the only non-profit organization in Rwanda, specifically working to make change on the issue of Psychosocial Disability by the People with Disabilities themselves.

2. NOUSPR’s approach to mental health care and treatment is holistic and innovative, going beyond purely medical interventions to take into account social and economic factors for long-term recovery and total reintegration.

3. We are community based and people-oriented model which emphasizes the importance of enabling people with mental illness to re-integrate successfully into their families and communities, and re-gain their own self-respect and dignity by being an economic asset to their families.

4. Our combination of hands-on practical work with rigorous research and data collection enables people with psychosocial Disability to have their voice heard at a local level, allows our partners to advocate for and create change at individual and national levels.