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Primary Health Care Worker

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : Emmanuel International of Canada
Acronyme : EIC
Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : Emmanuel Relief and Rehabilitation International of Canada {also known as Emmanuel International of Canada (EIC)} was founded in 1975 an an international, interdenominational, relief and development NGO committed to christian concern through the local church. EIC encourages, strengthens and assists each partner church to appropriately meet the physical and spiritual needs of its community and beyond.Through its partners in Brazil, Ethiopia, Haiti, Indonesia, Malawi, Mozambique, Peru, the Philippines, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda, Emmanuel International has helped meet the needs of the poor through its relief, rehabilitation and rural community development programs. EIC insists that all project benefits derived from community development, relief and rehabilitation are to be available to all, regardless of race, gender, or religion. Some projects may be gender specific in order to target the most vulnerable.
Adresse : P.O Box 4050
Stoufffville, Ontario,
L4A 8B6
FAX: (905) 640-2186
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Human Resource Personnel
Courriel : helen@eicanada.org
Pays : Tanzanie
Ville : Usolanga
Secteur : Santé
Description du stage : Usolanga Dispensary includes an out patients department, child health clinics, sexual health services and family planning. It provides essential treatment and preventative health services to the rural community. The dispensary also provides health education by working in conjunction with village health workers and local schools. The intern will be working together with the dispensary and local school staff to bring motivation and resources to local people with regards to health promotion and disease prevention.

In Canada
The intern is responsible for attending training sessions and preparing themselves for their time abroad.

Overseas
After an initial month of studying the national language of Swahili, the intern will live and work in the remote village of Usolanga. He or she will work with the diocesan dispensary staff and laise with village health workers and the local school. The activities that this intern will be involved with include:
- To bring motivation and resources to local people with regards to health promotion and disease prevention
- Work with the dispensary staff, village health workers and local schools to develop health outreach programs to address issues including malaria and diahorreal disease prevention.
- To encourage improvement of household level hygiene, sanitation, water use and cooking facilities, through home visits and practical demonstrations.
- Work with community groups to improve the level of education in the village on HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention.
Organisation d'accueil : Anglican Diocese of Ruaha
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : To address the needs of the poor in a holistic way.