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Rotary Club of Waridi Holds Free Eye Clinic
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Joy in Naivasha as Rotary Club of Waridi Holds Free Eye Clinic at Naivasha Sub-county Hospital

Cataract complications have been cited as a major challenge among residents of Naivasha Sub-county. This has been attributed to farming activities that a times harm eyes with some developing eye problems. Speaking at Naivasha Sub-county Referral Hospital on April 19, 2024, during a free eye Clinic organized by the Rotary Club of Waridi in collaboration […]

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County commences restocking of drugs in all level 4,3,2 facilities

The County Government of Nakuru has embarked on restocking drugs and other medical supplies to 208  health facilities. The facilities include all Level 4,3 and 2 across the country. This was revealed on Tuesday April 16,2024 when Deputy Governor David Kones flagged off the consignment at County Headquarters. According to Governor Susan Kihika, the move […]

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Construction of in-patient, out- patient blocks at Molo Sub county Hospital taking shape

The construction of in-patient and out- patient blocks at Molo Sub county Hospital is taking shape. Nakuru Governor Susan Kihika says the project is a clear indicator of her administration’s commitment towards transformation of healthcare and ensuring accessibility for residents. “I am pleased to see the construction of the in-patient and out-patient blocks at Molo […]

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Construction of the Outpatients Department (OPD) at Olengruone Sub-County Hospital taking shape

Residents of Olenguruone will have a reason to smile once the ongoing construction of the Outpatients Department (OPD) at Olengruone Sub-County Hospital, Kuresoi South is completed. The project promises significant benefits to the community. The Ksh 20 million project has made significant progress and once complete will complement and expand the facility’s services, ensuring enhanced […]

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Sigh of relief for hundreds of patients as Rotary Club of Hurlingham holds free medical camp at Kikopey

Hundreds of patients on Saturday April 6, 2024 turned up at the Kikopey Dispensary in Gilgil Sub county of Nakuru County for free treatment during a medical camp organized by Rotary Club of Hurlingham Nairobi led by President Mejumaa Mbaruku in partnership with other well wishers. The medical outreach came as sigh of relief to […]

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Dandelion Africa cements partnership with County Government of Baringo

Mogotio-based Dandelion Africa NGO will continue to partner with the county government of Baringo on matters empowering health systems. This was revealed during a recent courtesy call by the NGO to Baringo County Governor Benjamin Cheboi. A meeting attended by the County Executive Committee Member (CECM) Devolution, Public Participation, County Administration & Special Programs Liaison […]

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AUTISM DAY: Key facts about autism as per WHO

Autism – also referred to as autism spectrum disorder ̶ constitutes a diverse group of conditions related to development of the brain. About 1 in 100 children has autism. Characteristics may be detected in early childhood, but autism is often not diagnosed until much later. The abilities and needs of autistic people vary and can […]

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Nakuru County set to reform Mental Health Care

The county government of Nakuru is set to reform its Mental Health Care by bringing those with firsthand experience on mental issues to be part of the decision and policy-making. This approach will ensure that the needs of those directly affected by mental health conditions are understood and addressed effectively. During a meeting with Dr. […]

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Nakuru County’s RRI Program to help reduce spread of TB

Nakuru County on Monday March 25, 2024 joined the World in marking Tuberculosis Day. This even as stakeholders called for early screening to avert more complications at late stages. It should be noted that Nakuru County’s Department of Health Services, in collaboration with the National TB and Leprosy Program at the Ministry of Health, has […]

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MIDRIFT HURINET launches Report ‘Understanding Root Cause of Gender Based Violence in Nairobi-Kenya’

Nakuru-based MIDRIFT Human Rights Network has launched a study report on “Understanding Root Cause of Gender Based Violence in Nairobi-Kenya” supported by Kenya Human Rights Commission. The report details the experiences of survivors of Gender-Based Violence in the informal settlements of Mathare, Kibera , Dandora and Mukuru in Nairobi County. The study aims to unravel […]

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