• We Care About

    THE HEALTH OF REMOTE
    COMMUNITIES

    We wish to passionately and devotedly support and improve the health of the disadvantaged and underprivileged population groups living in remote communities of Northern Uganda.

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  • We Care About

    THE HEALTH OF REMOTE
    COMMUNITIES

    We wish to passionately and devotedly support and improve the health of the disadvantaged and underprivileged population groups living in remote communities of Northern Uganda.

    READ MORE

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THE FIRST OF THE COMMUNITY HEALTH BUILDINGS UNDER CONSTRUCTION

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Traditional Birth Attendant at work – the client cannot afford to go to a distant health facility due to lack of transport and money to pay for the costs

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A youth in with elephantiasis – in Northern Uganda

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Infection caused by the use of unsterilized injection needle and syringe in the village

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A child who could not get treatment for leukaemia

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A health centre in Northern Uganda

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A health centre in Northern Uganda

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Village health centre in Northern Uganda

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A village homestead in Northern Uganda

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There is need to raise awareness about the determinants of health through health promotion and public health campaigns.

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Locally brewed cheap alcohol contributes to a variety of ill health for the population groups of Northern Uganda.

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Government built health centre in a village in Northern Uganda but has never been used.

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Toilet facilities at a health centre in Northern Uganda

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A doctor assessing a patient in a referral hospital in Northern Uganda – no privacy and no confidentiality and no suitable facilities to carry out professional duties

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Road accidents and diseases are competing for higher mortality rates in Uganda
In this bus accident 35 people had died on the spot

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“Nodding disease” in Northern Uganda .
The disease has puzzled all scientists and health professionals throughout the country and the rest of the world.

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A mysterious disease in Northern Uganda – “Nodding disease” Affects mainly young people – and their relatives ignore and sometimes mistreat them badly

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“Nodding Disease” in Northern Uganda baffles health experts and there are no health facilities for them to be taken to for check up and they are usually abandoned by relatives including parents

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Health worker takes patient’s blood for testing for malaria parasites

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Infested mosquitoes spread malaria within individuals and communities

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A potentially dangerous new strain of malaria strike Northern Uganda – 162 people killed in three months –

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Strange malaria hit Northern Uganda – vulnerable are children below four years of age

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Team members of The John Bosco Odongo Health Foundation were providing health education on Immunization to the remote community members of Opeta Parish in Aboke, Kole District, Northern Uganda.

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A staff member of The John Bosco Odongo Health Foundation is providing health education and health promotion to the remote residents of Akwirididi Parish in Aboke, Northern Uganda.

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Due to lack of appropriate health services in the remote communities such as Akuti village in Aboke, Kole District, Northtern Uganda, people do not have any option but to consult traditional healers such as the herbalist seen here who was providing his herbal medicines for intestinal warms to local community members.

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The staff members of The John Bosco Odongo Health Foundation was holding needs assessment and planning meeting at a remote community of Apach Parish, in Aboke, Kole District, Northern Uganda.

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The scene of overcrowding and congestion of patients in Mulago national government referral Hospital, in Kampala, the capital of Uganda. The appalling health situation can be seen on the face of a visiting government health official who recently made a surprise visit to the hospital.
The John Bosco Odongo Health Foundation plans to provide model health services which shall be a lot better than what you are witnessing above.

www.jbohealthfoundation.com

Jhon

Jhon