Guiding and Counselling
GUIDING AND COUNSELLING DEPARTMENT
MRS GRACE OKEYO HOD
The department started in 2003 by then, Principal Jennifer Osodo reign aiming at:
-Advising administration on matters of discipline of students.
-Advising students on H.I.V/A.I.D.S
-Offer guidance on drug and substance abuse.
The department has been training peer counselors between 20 to 75 every academic year.It has conducted VCT severally to increase HIV/AIDS awareness. It has also planted over 3000 trees. It is commending all who have joined them.This year it held a community health week which sensitized the community on facts about HIV and AIDS, positive living and prevention. 716 people were counselled and tested for HIV. We also held various activities such as drama, games ,music and motivational talks.
Their main challenge is lack of enough time to train and talk with students .
The department is Headed by Mrs. Okeyo. Other members include Mr. Oriedo-secretary, Mrs.J.Ochola, Mrs. Monica Odhiambo, Mrs. Nyapara, Mrs. Ochiel, Mrs. R.Ouma, Ms. Leo and Mr. E. Anuri.
The department advices students and entire community to be their brother’s keeper and take good care of themselves. They fear God as this is the beginning of wisdom. It is also advising students to work hard and call for cooperation with interested NGOs.