Once upon a time my workout nutrition was barely a blip on the screen of nutrition sources.Today with a growing number of well-designed studies to demonstrate that some foods and diet regimens may reduce your risk of certain types of cancer while others may put you in harm’s way, the nutrition website offers you a solid report on this area of nutritional research.
Penda Health offers high-quality health care services that patients can trust.
We believe a great patient experience is more than just getting labs and drugs. It starts from the moment you walk in the door of a Penda Medical Centre, and continues through to the follow-up call you receive from our providers after your visit.
We want you to start feeling better the moment you see the smiles greeting you at reception.
Jacaranda Health is a non-profit that works to improve quality of care in public hospitals – where the vast majority of low income women deliver their babies.
Jacaranda Maternity is our social enterprise maternity hospital which is a best-in-class model for affordable, private sector care.
Our evidence-based SMS platform that influences care-seeking behavior at critical moments. We engage pregnant women and mothers so that they seek care at the appropriate times.
Our Nurse Mentorship program takes the classroom to public hospitals to ensure providers have the sustained skills to deliver life-saving care.
Vision 2021: We will deploy our core programs across 150+ public facilities across 10 counties, improving quality of care for 240,000 mothers and babies. Our maternity hospital will expand to two new facilities, directly improving care for more women and babies.
mHealth Kenya Ltd is a registered limited liability company incorporated under the companies Act CAP 486 of the Laws of Kenya. We provide a critical needed link between public and private entities to support, improve, optimize and sustain provision quality health services in Kenya. mHealth Kenya has been a local implementing partner for the CDC Foundation in the country, overseeing and managing mobile technology projects in the health sector. We understand and embrace the power of Public Private Partnerships (PPP) and seek to leverage this potential for the benefit of public health.
mHealth Kenya is the pioneer of mobile health technologies and initiatives bringing together a team of experts with a diversity of knowledge, experience, and a deep understanding of the Health sector. Our experience includes health information systems, health projects design and implementation, mobile and network communications technology backed by a strong experience in program funds management.
CARE International traces its roots back to 1945, when 22 American organizations combined forces to rush?emergency food rations in the form of ‘CARE Packages’ to the starving survivors of World War II in Europe. Thousands of Americans, including United States President Harry S. Truman, contributed to the effort. On May 11, 1946, the first 20,000 packages reached the battered port of Le Havre, France.
Some 100 million more CARE Packages reached people in need during the next two decades, first in Europe and later in Asia and other parts of the developing world.
CARE International is a?global confederation?of 13 National Members and one Affiliate Member with the common goal of fighting global poverty. Each CARE Member is an autonomous non?governmental organization and implements program, advocacy, fundraising and communications activities in its own country and in developing countries where CARE has programs.. The oldest members are CARE USA and CARE Canada (of which CARE Kenya is a part of), which were established in 1945 and 1946 respectively. The other ?member countries are Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Japan, The Netherlands, Norway, the United Kingdom, India and Thailand. CARE Peru is an Affiliate Member, and along with India and Thailand, strengthens the diversity of CARE’s governance.
The organization has always been known as “CARE” but the meaning behind the letters has changed as its scope has broadened. When it was founded in 1945, CARE stood for “Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe.” Today, with work in 87 countries around the world, CARE stands for “Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere, Inc.”
Care international has various programmes which include:
Amref Health Africa was officially founded in 1957 to deliver mobile health services and to provide mission hospitals with surgical support. A medical radio network was developed to coordinate the service and provide communication. In the early 1960s, ground-based mobile medical services were added, along with ‘flight clinics’ for the under-served and remote areas in the Kajiado and Narok districts.
Today, we work across Kenya with a diverse range of communities from urban slums in Nairobi, remote rural areas in the north-east and south, to lake regions in the west and coastal region in the east. With an annual average budget of US$ 35 million, we have carved out Community Health Systems Strengthening as a distinct area of expertise and used this advantage to forge collaborations and partnerships across the country.
In line with the Amref Health Africa in Kenya’s Strategic Plan (2018-2022), our solutions are geared towards supporting a devolved system of government, addressing the needs of vulnerable populations especially women, children, and youth, and addressing the burden of infectious diseases, non-communicable diseases and maternal mortality.
In close partnership with local communities, the reach of our health programs is present across all of Kenya’s 47 counties.
Our work is built on three pillars:
-Human Resources for Health
-Innovative Health Services and Solutions
-Investments in Health
The strategy is aligned to the Constitution of Kenya and the country’s Vision 2030. It seeks to support and spur Kenya’s movement towards attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) specifically:
Our service package includes:
- Reproductive, Maternal, New born, Child and Adolescent Health (RMNCAH) and Nutrition
- HIV, TB & Malaria
- Non-Communicable Diseases
- Water, Sanitation and Hygiene and Neglected Tropical Diseases (WASH & NTDs)
- Health Systems Strengthening (HSS)