Health Education - Kagulu - Namutumba

Visit by Irene Nakibirango on 2020-09-25

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Created by
Irene Nakibirango
Created date
2020-09-29 10:03:55 UTC
Modified by
Irene Nakibirango
Modified date
2020-09-29 11:19:17 UTC
Trip Time
09:57-17:48 (7 h 51 m)
Village Time
12:17-15:04 (2 h 47 m)
Travel Time
5 h 4 m

Health Education Lesson

Health Education 
Lesson Taught
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Total Attendance
Irene went to kagulu to teach about Uganda’s most infectious diseases basically the different categories and types. The VHT thanked the community members for the cooperation that they have towards each other and for working hard to have food for the next harvest.He then welcomed Irene to take over the lesson since the clouds were threatening. Irene started with a review of the previous lessons then asked the members some of the major infectious diseases zamina gave covid,measles saida said and more examples. Irene requested the members that to give a clear explanation they should categories them into bacterial,viral,fungal,giving the different examples of each and there mode of spread basically from person-to-to-person,animal-to-person being the most common modes. Irene further continued to explain the different types, them being epidemic which affects a large population within a short period of time giving an example of Ebola,and cholera, pandemic this hits worldwide affecting the largest population like COVID 19, endemic which constantly presents in an area though usually at a low level eg malaria, and Irene also discussed about other types like the sporadic which occurs at a low rate. And then Irene requested members to ask questions then later thanked them for there participation and also encouraged them to welcome other members to join them. 
Partner Program
Health Education 
Lesson Use Examples
Next Visit
2020-09-28 - Purpose: Irene will be teaching about food and water contamination majorly food and water diseases basically signs and symptoms,and ways food can be contaminated.
Program Success
Program Critical Needs
Program Ownership
Other Program Observations
Program Expected Of Village
Mobilize for the next meeting
Program Staff Preparations Next Visit
Prepare for the next lesson and call the village for the meeting

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13875 Dina’s children