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Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children

by Medaid United Kingdom, Charity Registration Number 1111025
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Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children
Essential Healthcare for Underprivileged Children

Summary

In rural villages of Northern Uganda, children and people suffer from mental illnesses die from simple but curable diseases due to lack of access to essential healthcare services. L'Albero Di Nicolas A.P.S., Misericordia Di Cristo and Medaid United Kingdom are raising money to provide essential Healthcare services to unprivileged children, people suffer from mental illnesses and pregnant mothers through Loro (to be constructed), Adwir, Alemere and Abako Elim Health Centres.

$45,000
total goal
$43,303
remaining
24
donors
0
monthly donors
3
months

Challenge

In 2019, most children in Uganda suffered from pneumonia, diarrhoea, malaria and malnutrition which contributed to more than one-third of all deaths as confirmed by report from WHO, UNICEF and CHERG. COVID-19 has devastating impact especially to vulnerable people such as, the elderly, people living with HIV/AIDS, people with disabilities and people suffering from mental illnesses, etc. In addition there is a lack of awareness of mental health illnesses.

Solution

Supply PPE to protect staff and patients form Covid-19. Provide wheel chairs and other services such as promoting independence, creating awareness through health education, early diagnosis and treatment. Built Misericordia Di Cristo Health Centre and Maternity unit in Alemere Medical Aid Uganda Community Health Centre so that pregnant women can access quality maternity services. These services include antenatal/postnatal care and immunisation services.

Long-Term Impact

Over 200,000 children will receive access to quality healthcare services such as vaccination, oral healthcare etc. Many children given opportunity to grow up healthy, attend school and have a future. Essential medicine provided to rural hospitals and health centres. People with mental illnesses will access personalised healthcare services. Underprivileged pregnant women and mothers deliver safely in good medical facilities. Promote awareness, healthy living and minimise infection.

Resources

http:/​/​www.medaid.org.uk
http:/​/​www.lalberodinicolas.org/​
https:/​/​www.facebook.com/​SHOPIOEMUNA/​
https:/​/​www.linkedin.com/​in/​simon-henry-opio-emun

Organization Information

Medaid United Kingdom, Charity Registration Number 1111025

Location: London - United Kingdom
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @Medaid United Kingdom
Project Leader:
Simon Henry Opio-Emuna
London, United Kingdom
$1,697 raised of $45,000 goal
 
44 donations
$43,303 to go
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