If you have a special needs child,here are the best schools to take them in Kenya:

  1. Treeside Special School

It’s a mixed boarding school. caters for learners who have learning disability and intellectual challenges. Admits its learners at age 7 to 42 years.

Location: Kasarani Nairobi County.

Contact: 0724481606

  • St Gerald’s Centre For Children With Autism

It is a day and boarding centre that care for children living with autism in Kenya.

Located: Tigoni, Next To Nazareth Hospital

Contact: 0706350180

  • Kenya Community Centre For Learning [Kccl]

It’s a non-profit making community school providing alternative education for students aged between 6 and 21 years.

Location: Off Thika Superhighway, Exit 8, Behind Thika Road Mall [TRM]

Contact: 0721324894


  • Nile Road Special School

It’s a public primary school which is dedicated to the welfare of children affected by autism, cerebral –palsy, attention deficiency disorders, downs syndrome etc.

Located:Makadara Nairobi, Kenya

Contact: 0700896476

  • PCEA Kambai School For Deaf

The school is to cater for deaf and it’s a mixed/coed school.

Location: Kiambu County

Contact: 061-20340690

Postal address: P.O Box 257, Ruiru 00232

  • Port Reits Special

It’s a school for children with physical, mental and social disability.

Location: Changamwe Division Mombasa, Kenya

Contact: 0203318581

  • Thika High School For Blind

It’s a public high school for blind .it’s a national level, mixed boarding school located in Thika town.

Location: Workshop, Township, Kiambu

Contact: 067 22092

  • Jacaranda Special School

Jacaranda special school is a public primary school in Kilimani, Westland, Kenya. It’s run by the central government. The school caters for children with special needs.

Location: Kilimani, Dagoretti north, Nairobi

Contact: +254 710 492804

  • Joytown School For The Physical Impaired

Joytown primary school is a school for the physically disabled children. The school is located in Thika municipality in Thika district in the central province.

Location: Thika town, Kiambu

Contact: 067 22008

  1. Kenya Institute Of Special Education [KISA]

Kenya institute is special education [KISE] is a semi-autonomous government agency of the ministry of education, Kenya. It’s an inclusive Kenyan society, in which every child with special needs and disability can access quality education.

Location: Nairobi

Contact: 020 8007977

  1. Autism School International

It’s a comprehensive special need training centre for children with autism and other learning disabilities.

Location: Ngoingwa, Kiambu County

Contact: 0721 282123

  1. Bridgewood School

The school was founded in 2004 to cater for the needs of children living with autism, particularly children from age 2 to 6 years.

Location: Westlands

Contact: +254 020 352 0433

  1. Angels On Earth Special Need Centre

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

Location: Nyali, Mombasa

Contact: 0739 885387

  1. Sapling Trust Centre

It’s a non-profit centre that offers special need education through occupation therapy, individualized education programme, speech therapy, sensory integration therapy and hydrotherapy.

Location: Nyali, Mombasa

Contact: 0720 898962

  1. Heshima Children Centre

The centre was established to meet for the need of children with disability and deformities. Provides medical intervention special education and various therapy session for special needs children.

Location: About 1 kilometer from Lenana school.

Contact: +254 732 489 085


  1. Fairmile Special School

The school caters for the special needs of children development and learning challenges, its offers various academic and social therapy lessons for such children.

Location: Wayaki Way, Sodom bus stop, Nairobi

Contact: +254 020 520 541

  1. Acorn Special Tutorials

Acorn special tutorials was established in 1990 to cater for children with special needs specifically in the area of intellectual disability.

Location: Muhuri road, Dagoretti

Contact: 0725 959 137

  1. Daisy Special School

It’s a mixed day and boarding primary school that caters to children with mental and physical handicaps.

Location: kakamega

Contact: 0720 222 775

  1.  Joyland Special School For Physically Handicapped

Location: Poly View, Off Ondiek Highway, Kilifi Road, Kisumu

Contact: 0721 320 908

  • Kambui School For The Deaf


Contact: 0792 497 822

  • Kibos School For The Blind

Location:  kisumu

Contact: 05743135

P.o box 447, Kisumu 40100

  • Embu special school for mentaliy handicapped

Location: Embu

Contacts: +254 068 30199

  • Karatina Special School For Mentally Handicapped

Location: Karatina, Nyeri

Contact: +254 061 20371378

  • Meru School For The Mentally Handicapped Children

It’s a public boarding primary school in Nyaki. The school is run by the central government.

Specialization: Autism, cerebral palsy, down syndrome and mental health.

Location: Meru

Contact: +254- 0731602799

  • St. Angelas  Vocation Secondary School For Deaf

Location: Mumias Western Kenya

Contact: +254056641006

  • St.Lucy School For Blind

Location: chogoria

Contact: +25406422538

  • Francis School For The Blind

Location: kapenguria

Contact: 05462049

  • St. Kizito Litein School For The Deaf

Location: litein

Contact: 0525428

  • Matungu School For Special Needs

Specialization: General Special Needs

Location: Matungu, Kakamega

Contact: 0736217917

  • Fanaka Junior Integrated School

Caters for children who are physically handicapped.

Location: Rongai

Contact: 0722 240 900


  1. Greetings, am Daisy karimi from Embu living with My daughter who has Mystenia gravis….body weakness.
    She is 17yrs and form two dropout.. due to her condition she can Not fit to a normal school,, kindly help me


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