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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 Assistance

Health is a great issue that should be looked into with care and a lot of confidentiality.Bearing the high amount of money needed to catter for medical covers or even just medication,most people in kenya suffer silently with very dangerous infections/diseass that can otherwise be treated otr prevented. In Kibera,a church organisation (church of the rock)have developed and installed a programme of gathering for sick people within the slums.They have their centre where they treat sick people free of charge and also offer guidance services to those who are infected by dreadful diseases. This is a greater success as people flock the centre and come out lively.

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  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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