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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:

Hospital By The Roadside

Everybody needs a good facility he can first check into before going to hospital.Most medical cases are emergencies and a first stop is always vital.It eases the danger of the patient before going to hospital. In Kibera AMREF hospital is a stop for most people of kibera who find themselves on the wrong side of health.AMREF hospital has saved lives of patients who would otherwise never mad it to hospital. Their rates are cheap and their services are of top quality.Their infrastructure and personnel give the patients hope of getting well and most of them after being to AMREF hospital don`t even have to go to hospital,they walk back home having been well treated.This is a hospital by the roadside

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Amref

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel hopeful
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • 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

  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Kibera, Kenya
 
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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