Expats in Uganda

Your Practical Guide to settling and living in Uganda

Most women in Kampala give birth to their babies in the maternity wards where their gynaecologist is located. THE MOST POPULAR HOSPITALS WITH MATERNITY WARDS IN KAMPALA
Hospitals Address Telephone Website E-Mail
AAR Health Service 6 Makindu Close, Kololo t: 0414258527    
Case Medical Centre 69-7 1 Buganda Road t: 0414250362/0312261123    
Kampala International Hospital Namuwongo Southeast Kampala, about 6Km from the central business district of the city      
Nakasero hospital Plot 14, Akii-Bua Road, Nakasero, t: 0414346150/2/4 / 0312 346150 w:www.nakaserohospital.com e:info@nhl.co.ug
Paragon Bugolobi t: 0414220026    
Victoria University Healthcare Centre 548 Kira Road t: 0417727100 w:www.vuhc.ug e:info@vuhc.ug  
DOULA SERVICES        
Laura Wando, Birth Doula and Photographer   m: 0774047035/0705047035 w: lauracatephotography.com e:doulawando@gmail.com
Kampala has an extensive network of childcare for kids aged between 3 months and 3 years. All day care centers in Kampala are privately owned. What you need to know about your child’s care centre / facility:
  • Opening times and closing days, cost per day and are nappies and food included on the cost?
  • Admission conditions ( age, vaccine) and a copy of internal rules, what happens if a child is ill.
  • What does your child do during the day?
  • Is their sleep rhythm respected or must we follow strict sleeping periods?
Hospitals Address Telephone Website E-Mail
Acacia Classical Academy   m: 0752 403961 w: www.acacia.co.ug e: admin@acacia.co.ug
Kissyfur Pre Kindergarten & Day Care Centre 1 Bandali Rise t: 0414222095 w: www.kissyfuruganda.com e: kissyfur@nca.co.ug
The English Pre-School 182 Ggaba Road m: 0782 597629   e: theenglishpreschool@yahoo.com
Wellspring Nursery and Primary School Bweyogerere t: 0414505771 m: 0782 307218.   e: admin@wellspring.or.ug
Brain master Uganda Complete child brain development Plot 57 Naguru drive ( opp The surgery) m:0718495871/0751604480   e: info@brainmasterug.com
Child Health & Counselling Centres Address Telephone Website E-Mail
Kampala Children’s Hospital Ltd Opp AAR Kololo m: 0772 738 889, 0772 507 242   e: kampalachildrenshospital@gmail.com
Princeton Children’s Medical Centre 2 Sturrock Kololo t: 0414530704, m: 078244095   e: princetoncmc@gmail.com
Counselling Centres        
Inspirations Centre for Counseling & Parenting Services Susie House, Ggaba Road m: 0772626766/0772635295 w: www.inspirationsug.com e: bbalitenda6@yahoo.com
Family Network Ggaba Road, Opp. KIU m: 0776727368    
Hidden Treasure, International Counseling , Kampala   m: 0793528 600/0782 342 920.   e: ic.shangia@yahoo.com
Hope Counseling and well being Makindye, Kampala m: +256 787 604337   e: hopecounselingandwelbeing@hotmail.co.ug
Kampala offers an extensive network of childcare for kids aged between 3 months and 3 years. It’s not compulsory, but is advised for parents with busy schedules and for the safety of a child when a parent is away, for active preparation for the Nursery Education. All day care centers in Kampala are privately owned.
What you need to know about your child’s care center/facility:
  • Opening times and closing days, cost per day and are nappies and food included on the cost?
  • Admission conditions ( age, vaccine) and a copy of internal rules, what happens if a child is ill.
  • What does your child do during the day?
  • Is their sleep rhythm respected or must we follow strict sleeping periods?
Preschool & Kindergarten , Shuttle services Address Telephone Website E-Mail
Acacia Classical Academy   m: 0752 403961 w: www.acacia.co.ug e: admin@acacia.co.ug
Kissyfur Pre Kindergarten & Day Care Centre 1 Bandali Rise t: 0414222095 w: www.kissyfuruganda.com e: kissyfur@nca.co.ug
The English Pre-School 182 Ggaba Road m: 0782 597629   e: theenglishpreschool@yahoo.com
Tom and Jerry Lugogo Bypass m: 0712 550786    
Wellspring Nursery and Primary Schoo Bweyogerere t: 0414505771 m: 0782 307218   e: admin@wellspring.or.ug
Shuttle services        
BBk & Sons UMA Show Ground, Lugogo m: 0704 178846 / 0753 793077   bbkmotors2010@gmail.com
Metro Shuttle Wampewo Avenue, Kololo m: 0750400555    
Muwavu Transport Luzira, Portbell Road m: 0774226975, 0712805258   e: muwavutransort@gmail.com
Whitelines School Bus Suzie House, Ggaba Rd m: 0776 222502/3