(HSS) is registered in Nigeria by the Corporate Affairs Commission as a Non-governmental Social Enterprise. Established on the 9 th of September 1997, the priorities of the organization have continued to focus on addressing the development needs and Challenges of grassroots communities. In recent time, HSS has become one of the leading civil society organizations contributing to the emergence of individuals and groups with the capacity to engage their leaders, State and Local Government Institutions and programs thus facilitating equitable participation in development.
With over a decade of experience in this sector, HSS has demonstrated expertise working at community levels through three thematic thrust; Health, Governance andEntrepreneurial Development. The organization’s secretariat is under the leadership of an Executive/Project Director with the supervision of an eight-member Board of Trustees. HSS maintains a network of over one hundred and sixty volunteers to complement the activities of the organization. The primary beneficiaries of HSS activities are children, youths and women.
An Empowered Society with equitable opportunities and skills for sustainable human development
Human Support Services exists to promote opportunities to build the Human Capacity of Community dwellers and advocate for policies and resources to support equitable development of these groups.
We believe that long lasting impact and changes in ailing social systems are functions of effective participation of beneficiaries in the Change process; particularly in the planning, implementation and evaluation phases of the intervention.
Democracy & Governance
Names of Board of Trustees
1. Alhaja Aminat Ojodu – Member
2. Chief Newton Okaru – Member
3. Alhaji Ibikunle Lawal – Member
4. Prince Michael Oyedele – Member
5. Chief Thomas Mgbor – Member
6. Mr. Seni Oduyoye – Chairperson
7. Hajiya Ladi Sule Katagum – Member
8. Hajiya Umma Rimi – Member
9. Ufon Udofia – Secretary
Executive/Project Director- Emeka Nsofor- Ashoka Fellow
Head of Programs/Consultancy/COO- Ufon Udofia
Finance and Admin Director- Adebowale Adepoju
Program Officer Finance and Admin/Office Manager- Charity Uzonwanne
Program Officer Programs/Strategic Knowledge Management- Mirian Okoye
Front Desk Officer – Chiamaka Nsoedo
Office Assistant- Damilola Ajadi
Volunteer- Uloma Ahanonu
Intern-Information Technology: Emmanuel Nwahiri.
Moses Ogar- Zonal Office Manager
Henry Ojung- Program Officer
Aniedi Bassey- Office Assistant
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