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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Health And Care

In the village of Namulesa is an old widow who testfies of the how her life has been changed and it has been made easy inspite of of the deadly disease of HIV.This is the disease that cause the death of the husband and the lady found her life unpleasant in the first,she says that she had no hope of living any longer.she was frustrated and enable to provide her self with any thing like food crops.But after the discovery of the organisation known as TASO,now the widow advocates for the death of the husband all in regrets but still nothing to do.The widow now just praises the organisation and now just calls onto other patients.she has been provided with many thing for example medicine,food,basins but still however there is need for help her to change and support her children which now remains a problem to her.

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Events like these happen:

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea, worked somewhat
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 46-60 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Namulesa, Jinja, Uganda
 
This story describes a...
broad need
specific
solution
specific
problem
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what
happened in the story...
nobody
the wrong
people
the right
people
What type of change is your story about?
it requires a
continuous effort
temporary
change
lasting
change
 
 
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