Health Support Volunteer

This initiative of our organization is to provide health mechanisms to stakeholders with hypertension,diabetes and other ailment.

our communities lack the support mechanism which will direct the natives activities and help them refrain from practices that intensify their state of ailment in the various health species mentioned like diabetes ,Hypertension  and AIDS. Kwahu Care NGO has developed a health program to check the status of the whole municipality and to seek a better healthy life within the rural area.
The first phase of the NGO has been in existence and we are about to involve other health criteria like malaria and high sugar level within the youth and the aged.With this,we need the help of volunteers who have ideas to share and also learn through the process.

volunteer engagement will be dispensed in these manners.

  1. perform screening and take records of clients through our digital screening tools
  2. interact with stakeholders to advice them on measures to control bad health practices.
  3. Help report health status and records to our local clinics for advice and referrals.

The health screening program have a map that guide our operations and routines.This map comprises of areas of service and clients which help identify our targets and timetable every week.we are currently operation in 5 rural areas and hoping to expand based on our volunteers.
volunteer guide and transport system will take volunteers to their working arena and also convey them back to their volunteer house.

Our organization have a standby ambulance which help convey emergency patients to the district hospital within the area.
Tools to aid in the health check is available and we are also welcoming all additions and volunteer suggestions.

Health Support Volunteer volunteer nurse checking bp elderly man checking bp building for volunteers ambulance located at a local clinic accomodation bed types

Suitable for

Singles
Couples
Groups

Program Requirements

Minimum Age
In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s).
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Health Declaration
required
Criminal Background Check
required
Education Requirements
math at high school level
Required Documents
cv
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
the ability to contribute physically and also to speak English and report to organizations supervisors.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 07:00 - 14:00

Any questions? Just ask. We at KWAHU CARE are happy to help you.

Free-time activities

volunteers will have the ability to choose from our variety of leisure on weekends.our experienced tour team will be ready to assist volunteers with their interest and provide high end security in all weekend leisure endeavors.

Swimming
Concert/Music
Climbing
Hiking
Museum/Opera
Sports
Riding

Services

What's included?
pick-up from airport
breakfast and supper
living condition and spending money a day is practically $10.
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.

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Airport Pickup

airport pickup is included in the program fee.
project site is located at the eastern region (kwahu-mountains) with 145km from airport approximately 2hrs 30min

Accommodation

accommodation is located within the organizational headquarters.
water closet and bath with water provided.
pair dorm bed in each room with room mates.

Dorm Room
Food & Beverages

drinks are not included in volunteering package but food is.
supermarket is close to the town where volunteers stay.
a kitchen for volunteers to be able to prepare native dishes.

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
Costs
2 weeks (min. stay)
$280.00
3 weeks
$420.00
4 weeks
$560.00
5 weeks
$700.00
6 weeks
$840.00
7 weeks
$980.00
8 weeks (max. stay)
$1,120.00

You can volunteer at the project site in obomeng/Ghana between 2 weeks and 8 weeks. Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. KWAHU CARE will tell you your final price during your application process.
Average Fees
$140/week
Deposit (15%)
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Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment must be made up to 30 days before to the volunteer program starts. This payment is also securely handled by PayPal or credit card.

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Airport
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obomeng main street , p o box mp 134 mpraeso obomeng, Ghana

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