New Ways

Health Care Programme and Moblile Clinic

Provide basic health care for thousands of the world's poorest people in northern Kenya.

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Registered Charity in England and Wales (1035688)

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  • Health/WellbeingHealth/Wellbeing

    Helping

  • Children (3-18)Children (3-18)
  • Older PeopleOlder People
  • Women & GirlsWomen & Girls
  • Young People (18-30)Young People (18-30)
  • OtherOther

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Your donations will fund a Primary Health Care Program providing immunisations, ante- natal care, health education, medical supplies and treatment for several thousand adults and children each month, including 700 sick adults and children. They will also fund a mobile clinic to go out to the tribes people and provide basic health care to those who can’t make the large distances to hospitals. The Health Programme is the only in the north of Turkana, making it a vital part of community life. The services provided will include attendance and referral of medical emergencies, immunisation of under fives, antenatal and postnatal care, health education, home visits, follow-up of patients with chronic illnesses such as TB, treatment and home based care for HIV/AIDS patients, seminars, nutrition and school health programmes and more. The services are provided by a dedicated staff of ten; two staff nurses, seven patient attendants and one driver.

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