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we are a registered organization in Kenya with a mission to empower nature and transform people with epilepsy and mental health to be reliant and independent and know their rights as people living with disability. we operate in the informal settlements of githurai mwihoko.
we have four programs that we are running four program's namely counselling program ,community outreach,Acesing anti epilepsy drugs programe and entrepreneurship program
Help with Computers/ Internet
They will meet local volunteers and in turn they will know the local language and know local way of living and it will assist them in their future plans.
If in future they want to visit again it became easier.
They will learn about how our community is the challenges we face and in then they should learn a lot of things. Seing how epilepsy peaple live day in day out
we operate in mwihoko githurai and most of the people here are living in poverty ,illiteracy and unemployment so it becomes very difficult for people who have epilepsy and mental health to get help
counselling program this program enables the person living with epilepsy to open his heart out since most of them are very stressful and as stress is the major causes of convulsions they feel good when they are talked to it opens them so much
Acess to AEDS,- we have program that helps over 50 people in our community access anti epilepsy drugs in Kenya only 20% of the 1.2 million can access the drugs so these drugs really help our members and prevent them from having seizures
out reach programes this entails going to schools and churches to help spread the awareness of epilepsy and mental health most of the community think that epilepsy is demons.witchcraft etc so we must demystify the myths
We are requesting volunteers to help us with skills inline with that we are offering
We also need IT skills and marketing skills to help our organization
we have two homes where the volunteers can stay and they will share one room if they are males or females they will their own privacy and security guaranteed a place where they will like because compound is good and its accesible.
We shall provide our volunteers with food 3 meals a day and in line with that the volunteer will learn how to make local dishes
They might go for football match they might think of taking walks and enjoy nature.they can go to the meausum to see snake park or animal park mode of transport is public means
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
our internet is great and it would be an honor getting digital nomads
This host can provide space for campervans.
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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