Alvine was born lame and needs a wheel chair. His mother carries him on her back to take him to school. He has four siblings, 1 boy and 3 girls. His mother is single and HIV+. She currently has no job.
Lavine is a jovial girl, but has never walked since her birth. She suffers from developmental disorders and is unable to stand, her hands are weak, as well as her neck. Lavine does not talk. Her parents work for people for their survival.
Sharon is the last born of four children. Her schooling was delayed due to cancer that affected her legs. This led to a difficulty in mobility so she walks with the aid of crutches. Her parents take whatever work they can find for their survival.
Neema’s father and mother both died in 2011 and she was left with her grandmother who tried to put her in school up to primary one, but was unable to continue because she had no stable income. A maternal uncle has been supporting them with little food, but still...