Challenging Heights promotes youth and family empowerment and children’s rights to education and freedom from forced labour in Ghana.


We provide educational support to hundreds of vulnerable or underserved children.


We rescue trafficked children and provide survivors with aftercare.


We support communities to build resistance to slavery and keep their children in school.


We seek to influence national policy and create advocates to help fight modern slavery.

17 hours ago

Remember our first graduating CHS class? They will now be continuing their education at various Senior High Schools with a full year sponsorship by CH!

19 hours ago

Our President and Rehabilitation Manager attended a conference with other Hovde House partners. They participated in capacity building workshops and presented about our own Hovde House rehabilitation shelter

1 day ago

Do you have experience in fundraising? Are you passionate about child rights & joining the Challenging Heights team?
Apply today for our current job vacancy.

3 days ago

Today is International Day For the Eradication of Poverty – one of the top causes of child trafficking.
Here at Challenging Heights we are working to economically empower women in order to improve their livelihood, increase school enrollment, and ultimately end child trafficking.

4 days ago

Many children can avoid a life of slavery if the Ghana Police Service question any drivers carrying unaccompanied children and suspicious passengers.
Help us end the flow of children being trafficked to Lake Volta!

5 days ago

We would like to thank Jill, our AfID volunteer. Our accountants team greatly benefited from her assistance as she helped improve our record keeping.
We hope to see you again next year!

5 days ago

Communities with adults hiding from our rescue team, angry fishermen, and very happy children – an update of how our Lake Volta rescue is proceeding.

6 days ago

We were happy to host the Senior Advisor to the Director in the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons.
She gathered information for the first Child Protection Compact-a new program that, if Ghana is selected, will offer a way to intensify our engagement on human trafficking.

1 week ago

Members of our team are currently at Lake Volta performing our next large rescue. From community work we have details of over a dozen children trafficked into forced labour in the fishing industry.

Follow us on twitter for live updates of the #CHrescue

1 week ago