Irene went to kalitumba to talk about accessing health services basically teaching about the value, the appropriate care,and understanding emergency care.
Irene was welcomed by the chairman who thanked kibo for extending services to his village and also encouraging kibo not to give up on them. He then welcomed Irene to continue with the lesssons.
Irene thanked the chairman and members of kalitumba for welcoming her to their village and embracing the health lessons and urged the members to make efforts and come for the lessons. She then introduced the topic of the day asking members some of the barriers and challenges to accessing health services.
Members mentioned some of the barriers giving examples of lack of funds, family conflicts, bad roads,distant health services among others and with lack of knowledge on how to handle emergencies Irene asked them some of the emergencies the know of.
Convulsions,Labour,diarrhea among others, so Irene advised of the various emergencies and how to handle them asking members to always take children and visit health centers when hey need medical help.
Lesson Use Examples
2020-11-02 - Purpose: Irene will be teaching about maternal,infant,child care basically teaching about the aims,high risks , common causes of maternal,infant and child deaths.
Program Critical Needs
More mobilization of the community members
Other Program Observations
More members have embraced the stoves.
Program Expected Of Village
Mobilize more members to come for the meeting.
Program Staff Preparations Next Visit
Prepare the next lesson and call the village for the next meeting.
Kalitumba: members of kalitumba village during the health education lesson.