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We are undoubtedly the most reliable nonprofit organization providing access of  free medical services (curative and preventive) in the remotest parts Nyanza in Kenya, having reached more than 5,000 people across Homa Bay and Kisii Counties. Challenged by Poverty, Illiteracy and limited access to Health care services. We are committed and motivated by love of Christ to bring quality healthcare services for quality and sustainable livelihood to the less privileged without any form of discrimination, regard to Gender, Region, Religion or Creed

RUNELD responsiveness to Homa Bay as a spot with reports showing it has the highest number of HIV cases. The county has a prevalence rate of 27.1 per cent with 127,140 adults and 22,851 children living with the virus and Poverty Level of 50.2 % we have been taking steps to reverse this trend by:

  1. We are engaged in facilitating Community health information giving sessions, encouraging people to know their HIV status for early management of the disease and strict adherence for those placed on anti-retroviral drugs regime treatment. the sessions target youth who are sexually active and are at a higher risk of getting infected, advocate for the rights of people living with HIV/AIDS ,uniting the rural communities to prevent, fight impunity and provide assistance to victims of sexual and Gender Based violence
  2. Implement Abstinence only training curriculum for Pre-teens as we believe it is the best option as effort to delay indulgences in risky sexual behavior,improve sexual health and development of values keeps low county’s HIV infection rate
  3. Hosting yearly Medical Camp Mission proved that majority of youth were aware of the disease, We treat STIs contracted through unprotected sex,offering Free Condoms, HIV Testing and counseling services, in which we distributed over 15000 condoms while giving information on prevention and treatment
  4. We also run peer Education groups in youth groups, schools besides involving parents and teachers in Sexual Reproductive health Rights trainings and
  5. Distributing school stationeries and other learning materials,
  6. Water & sanitation (enhance Access to safe,adequately quality clean water)
  7. Income Generating Activities (IGA’s) i.e. entrepreneurship skills training, Horticulture farming, Tree planting.

Read more on our Policy Documents

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