About Us

Health Initiatives Association

HIA is a private not for profit organisation. HIA operates mostly in Buikwe District in Central Uganda with the headquarters at John Paul II. Clinic in Lubanyi village. However, there are partnerships programs in the districts of Luuka, Ngora and Mukono.

The comprehensive care offered at John Paul II. Clinic covers medical services with preventive measures and program for orphaned and vulnerable children. The care for HIV clients is offered completely for free.

Core values


HIA Team

HIA team has grown to 47 members in 2021. New colleagues were needed in the new maternity wing and also change to 24/7 opening hours led to higher demand for the workers.

» Administration department has 6 employees

»Medical department has 21 employees

»Social work department has 8 employees

» 2 expert clients for HIV services

»2 expert clients for sickle cell program

»5 service providers

»3 volunteers


The headquarters of HIA is located in Buikwe District, Buikwe Town Council, Buikwe – Lubanyi.




Our partners

St. Elizabeth College of Health and Social Work
Health Initiatives Association in   Slovakia
Caritas Slovakia
Foundation Helping others
Ssuubo foundation
Makerere University Walter Reed Project
Local Government Buikwe
Buikwe NGO Network