Medical mission in Kenya (July, 2013)

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Project Description

This Medical Mission took place beginning of July 2013 in the North Eastern Province of Kenya. The North-Eastern Province of Kenya extends over 126, 903 km2 and contains the main districts of Garissa, Ijara, Wajir, and Mandera. According to many sources these districts consists of over 21 primary hospitals, 114 dispensaries serving as primary referrals sites, 8 nursing homes with maternity services. The Dental awareness program was organised by many volunteers from Dubai with the assistance of our local supporters in Kenya.

Everyone put in their skills together to ensure this Dental awareness program was effective and fun for kids. Many kids even the sick joined the program held in the morning. They were all attentive throughout the interactive sessions. Dental treatments commenced soon after the awareness program for kids. On this day several hundred residents both young & old received the necessary treatment and was also educated about dental hygiene at the same time.