Project Anchor- for adolescent victims of abuse

 
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First Aid Skills

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of FIRST AID SKILLS Skills first Aid is the immediate attention given to injured to save life or stop further injury.There are many different kinds of injuries that a person can suffer as a result of road accidents.such injuries includes bleeding the skills that you can use to save life or prevent further injuries to the victims of a road accident. Bleeding from cuts, In cases of bleeding from cuts,the injured persons should be sat down in order to avoid fainting.If the bleeding is from the limb.fracture is break in a bone.If it is a hand fracture then a sling for the arm should be advised from scarves or any length of material to hold the hand suspended to avoid further injury. We thanked those people who brought these first Aids skills so that if you don't any hospital near you don't any hospital near you start with first aid. Read more.
Related to project keywords: includes, use, victims, skills, aid

Gender Violence

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Kenya
Map of GENDER VIOLENCE Gender violence is related to gender discrimination. Mostly it is the women who become victims of gender violence but men also at times find themselves in the same situation. Mostly it is the men who abuse the women or male society abusing/neglecting the female society.This then leads to gender violence which may lead to death or severe injuries. There is need to educate the public on good relations and better education skills so as to avoid more cases of gender violence. The government through community based organizations have tried to educate the public/citizens but it is still a great challenge due to the fact that most men get overtaken by alcohol and other drugs and the act 'out of their mind' if not taken serious or addressed appropriately, the government or our communities may end up loosing citizens through the frequent deaths and severe injuries. Read more.
Related to project keywords: abuse, times, victims, find, skills

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Kelly Vates

Highland, Indiana United States

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