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top 10 Best Schools For Children With Autism In Kenya

This article is about the top 10 best schools for children with autism in Kenya. Autism is a developmental disorder associated with genetic and environmental factors. It is characterized by challenges with social interaction and communication, limited and repetitive behaviors.

Best Schools For Children With Autism In Kenya

In no particular order, here is a list of the top schools for children with autism in Kenya.

International School of Autism

It is a comprehensive special needs education center for children with autism and other learning disabilities. Location: Ngoingwa, Kiambu County

Contact: 0721 282 123

Kenya Institute of Special Education

The school offers training and assessment for children with special needs such as autism, cerebral palsy and visual and hearing impairments.

Location: Kasarani

Contact: 0724 269 5050

Jacaranda Special School

It is a public elementary school that caters to the needs of children with special needs such as cerebral palsy and autism. Location: Kilimani, Nairobi

St Gerald’s Center for Children with Autism

It is a day and drop-in center that cares for children living with autism in Kenya. Location: Tigoni, next to the Nazareth hospital

Contact: 0706 350 180

Bridgewood School

The school was founded in 2004 to meet the needs of children living with autism, particularly those aged 2 to 6 years. Location: Western Lands

Contact: +254 020 352 0433

Port Reitz Special School

It is located along Old Port Reitz Road, across from the Faculty of Clinical Medicine. Contact: 0728 294 578, 0734 522 421


Kenya Community Learning Center

The school offers alternative education for students with various learning difficulties, particularly those aged between 6 and 21.

Location: Behind Thika Road Mall, Roysambu

Contact: 0721 324 894

Joytown Special School

Location: Thika Town, Kiambu County

Contact details: +254 20 2403260/1/2

Angels on Earth Special Needs Center

It is a special needs center that trains children with special needs such as autism and cerebral palsy.

Location: Nyali

Contact: 0739 885 387

Sapling Trust Center

The center is operated by a non-profit foundation that offers a wide range of comprehensive services for children with special needs. Provides special needs education through occupational therapy, individualized education program, speech therapy, sensory integration therapy and hydrotherapy.

Location: Nyali

Contact: 0720 898 962

Schools for children with special needs in Kenya