Tanznia - Cinic at B uhangija Shinyanga.
The ongoing project at the moment of the Commonwealth Countries' League is the Tanzania Project. to set up and open a clinic at Buhangjia Shinanga for children with albinism.The main goal of this project is to provide health care services at Buhangija Centre for children with albinism which will include providing low vision devices and eye glasses to improve the children's ability to learn and stay in school.The Buhangija Centre serves as a shelter for approximately for 300 children with albinism..This is a centre which was built originally to shelter 45 blind children.
The proposed project will enable to provide Buhangija children with albinism adequate health care which will focus on caring for the children's low vision needs, caring for their bodies , with relations to sun protections , hygiene, nutrition and first aid. Provide nurses to care for the children both from preventive and responsive level.
Provide much needs resources for the clinic brought to Buhangila centre to enable staff care for the children's needs including but not limited to the following- sun cream, low vision devices, and glasses, Malaria treatment, General first aid supplies , gloves, bandages, swabs, tweezers, antibiotic ointment, for boils,cuts,and scrapes. Oral and topical antibiotics for treatment of fungus..
The project will be constantly monitored and evaluated on a voluntarily basis to provide world class critical appraisal of the project.The monitoring will be done in 6 months and then mid way throughthe project and a final monitoring and evaluation if two years.