The key target groups of the KCWMP intervention are the households including those of low income groups, business enterprises, public service institutions including legal and medical service providers, educational institutions, provincial and local government institutions, religious and community organizations etc. However, the eventual beneficiaries are children, women and men of all ethnic communities of various backgrounds who are residents of Kandy City or commute to the city for various services, religious ceremonies, social and cultural events.
KCWMP target area is Kandy Central that has a high population density. It covers 26 Grama Niladhari Divisions (GND) fully or partially. It comprises of 23 MC wards spreading over 733 ha or 12.4% of the area coming within the area of authority of Kandy Divisional Secretariat, totaling 5,900 ha.