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Sori lakeside hospital is situatedinwestern Kenya, Kisumu County.The hospital provides both in patient and out patients and holds a capacity of 138 beds. It’s located in Migori county karungu division, Sori trading center.

Volunteer’sinterns will be working and engage in different groups within the communities.
Explaining to the community how T.B is a social problem. Volunteer will be working with local medical doctors and support the health delivery system and will be attending to TB patients HIV/AIDs, giving drugs and recording, booking patients, Assist doctors, Nurses and medical staffs, Assist doctors Examine and treat the patients, Treat minor injuries. Volunteers can also participate in hospital programs like record keeping, Educate patients on the importance of sanitation, nutrition, etc. Attending to pregnant mother clinic/family planning, giving children injections and weighing and
Laboratory services, The volunteer will also serves people who seek out-patient curatives services, immunization for under five years children, family planning, and HIVAIDS guiding and counseling.
Volunteers will have an opportunity to work directly with the rural community and HIV/Aids patients to raise awareness of counseling and testing services availability of ART and opportunistic infection
while prioritizing prevention education especially among those who have benefited from ART and sex workers. The volunteer will also assist the AIDS patients through home based care and nutritional counseling. It will also assist educating/ training in model farms to increase food sustainability.
Day 1: Arrival and pick upfrom the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, in Nairobi, Kenya and transfer to host family home or hostel.
Day 2: Morning: registration and start of orientation. About 4 hours lecture at the home of your host. Topics covered during orientation lecture will include East African culture, history, customs, politics, geography, and necessary health precautions, and various other topics, such as the diversity
of Kenyan life. Afternoon is free for exploring rural Kenyan life and getting to know your host family.
Leisure Activities: lake Victoria for boat ride, hippo point and bird watching, nature walk.
Duration of the project: The program will run 1 to 6 months. The program is running throughout the year.
Orientation: Orientation meeting will take place in Nairobi before proceeding to the project.
Accommodation: The hospital; will provide accomodation There will be electricity tap water

Location:Migori county, western Kenya.
Age range:18 and over
Participation fee: 600 Euros for 3 months