Volunteer as a healthcare Practitioner in Ghana ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ or Cameroon ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ

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Seeds of Change volunteer projects in Ghana and Cameroon โ€“ Our health projects aim at helping more people in poor areas get basic healthcare, lessen diseases, and make overall health better. In Africa, each healthcare worker is responsible for 5,000 patients. As a volunteer or intern, you’ll help local nurses and doctors in District or Regional Hospitals with medical tasks you’re interested in.

You’ll be a health worker with community nurses and doctors. Your jobs can include working in the consultation room, medicine dispensary, or operating theatre. You might help with physical therapy, treat small injuries, assist with moms giving birth, and take care of children. Sometimes, you’ll help midwives on home visits, check or write down patient information, and join the team for trips to help people in poor communities.

There’s a big problem – there aren’t enough medical workers, and patients are suffering every day. By joining our health projects, you can be a part of making healthcare better for those who need it the most.

What category best describes your hosting arrangement? ๐Ÿก
  • Organization/NGO
Location – Where is your volunteer project located?๐ŸŒ

Our Projects are located in Ghana/Kumasi and in Cameroon/Yaounde ๐Ÿ“

What are you looking for help with?
  • Administration ๐Ÿ”‘
  • Cleaning ๐Ÿงน
  • Teaching/Language Exchange ๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿซ
  • Health/Medical/Assistance ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€โš•๏ธ๐Ÿฉบ

What’s the mission of your community? ๐ŸŽฏ

Part of our objectives is to assist poor communities in the field of healthcare by providing:

  • Free Doctors and Nurses
  • Those who want to make a difference in healthcare
  • Those on Internship etc
Volunteers’ age restrictions ๐Ÿ”ž
  • We can host volunteers of all ages (senior volunteers and minors are welcome) ๐Ÿ’ช
Volunteers with disabilities โ™ฟ
  • Volunteers with disabilities are welcome โ™ฟ โœ…

We welcome volunteers on wheelchairs because our homes and workplaces have access to wheelchairs. Those under age can only participate if they travel along with their parents.

How many volunteers could you host? ๐ŸŽŽ
  • I can host groups of volunteers
When do you usually need volunteers? ๐Ÿ“…
  • All year round.
How many hours of help per day? โฑ
  • 4-5 hours of help per day
How many days of help per week? ๐ŸŒ’
  • 4 days of help per week – 3 days off
Note about the volunteer work and other expectations

Anybody is welcome!ย (You don’t even need to have any formal health care training).

Social workers, retired people, physicians, students, nurses, teachers, EMTs, civilians, surgeons, the general public, speciality physicians, veterinarians, dental hygienists, pharmacists, general dentists, speciality dentists, podiatrists, chiropractors, healthcare social workers, optometrists, physical therapists, imaging technicians and even other caring people can volunteer in this health care services in Africa.

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We’ve seen everybody from Peace Corps workers to the layperson volunteer health care services all over the world.If you are somebody with no health care training feel free to contact us.

An intern’s role consists of basic assistance, dependent on education, skills, experience and qualifications and on the communityโ€™s current needs. Interns are not permitted to perform major exams or surgeries. You will work with a doctor or nurse, spending time in various departments of a busy hospital. Departments you might support include Gynecology, Neurology, Orthopedics, Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Surgery etc. Interns may change bandages, take blood pressure and contribute to education efforts regarding about basic disease prevention. An important element to these internship placements is learning and being comfortable with a different cultureโ€™s healthcare practices.

Are accommodation and food included? ๐Ÿ ๐Ÿœ

Yes, we offer food and accommodation

What type of accommodation can you provide? ๐Ÿ•
  • Private home ๐Ÿ 

Volunteers are accommodated in volunteer houses and you choose to share or not to share a room. 4G internet services available in both countries. we recommend volunteers to bring their own towel and toiletries. The accommodation is safe and secure with houses located in a safe area in town near the community where volunteers work. Living is comfortable and the volunteer houses have electricity and running water with Western toilets.

Diet – nutrition information ๐Ÿฅ—๐Ÿฅค
  • All dietary are welcome i e vegan and vegetarian
Fee transparency ๐Ÿ†“๐Ÿ”
  • No fee
VISA SUPPORT – Are you able to assist with visa support, and information, or provide invitation letters? ๐Ÿ›‚

Yes, we can help with Visa/invitation letters โœ…

Volunteers’ benefits ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ…

We offer a certificate after our program. And a sendoff gift.

What are the available activities during free time? ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿšฃ๐Ÿฆ’

sporting activities such as football, volleyball and handball

Language ๐Ÿ—ฃ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

English and French

Geography ๐ŸŒณ

Dry season hot and raining season averagely cold

How to get to your site โœˆ ๐Ÿ—บ

by plane

Is there internet access? ๐ŸŒ

Yes!

“Paying guests” Option. Could you accommodate “solidarity” tourists? ๐ŸŽŽ

Maybe. This needs to be discussed via e-mail ๐Ÿ’

Seeds of Change volunteer programs, Ghana, Cameroon


CONTACT DETAILS ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ“ง


Website: http://seedsofchange.xyz/

Email: seedsofchg@gmail.com

Whatsapp: 00233546841920

Phone: 0237683355843

Hostname ๐Ÿ“› SEEDS OF CHANGE
Host Email โœ‰ seedsofchg@gmail.com

Seeds of Change volunteer programs, Ghana, Cameroon

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