11th April: Jan Tregenza - Volunteering in Kenya
Jan Tregenza is a Diabetes Nurse Educator who works at both clinics in Town. She said that she would to speak about her coming visit to Kenya as a volunteer nurse with “World Youth International” – a Foundation established by Robert Hoey to help with medical aid and education in Nepal, Chile & Kenya. Jan will be at the Odede Hospital on the shores of L. Victoria for 1 month. 12 nurses are sent quarterly to assist the 23 staff there with Maternal & Child Welfare, HIV testing, and visiting Camps, homes & schools. Volunteers pay their own fares etc and the foundation provides simple dressings and equipment.
Anyone wishing to donate to this foundation can do so by visiting the everyday hero website