NOUSPR’s dream is a world in which all people with psychosocial disabilities are treated with the respect and dignity that enables them to enjoy their human rights in all aspects of their lives.



is to advocate for and with people with psychosocial disability and to provide a platform for a unified and empowered voice that is able to achieve the provision of necessary services and opportunities and to have their interests and human rights fully promoted and protected.



Dignity, Respect, Honesty, Integrity, Transparency



Since NOUSPR’s formation, we have registered over 1200 members and reached over 15000 beneficiaries including mentally ill people, their carers and family members in the ten Districts of Rwanda (Nyagatare, Bugesera, Kicukiro, Gasabo, Rulindo, Musanze, Rubavu, Ruhango, Nyaruguru and Nyarugenge) that we work in. NOUSPR now aims to scale up and reach out to at least 100,000 mentally ill people and their families over the next five years. In order to achieve this, we will deliver the following strategic goals to achieve our purpose:

Goal 1. Improve mental health care in Rwanda

Goal 2. Improve livelihood of People with mental disability and people with psychosocial disabilities

Goal 3. Do capacity building of people with mental disability and their families to ensure effective contribution to their welfare

Goal 4. Eliminate stigma and negative community attitudes on mental illness reduced

Goal 5. Influence the formulation of policies, laws and legislation in favor of people with psychosocial disability

Goal 6: Improve our national and international network