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URGENT APPEAL FOR MEDICAL SUPPLIES
Inter Care urgently needs GP practices and other healthcare professionals to send us surplus medical supplies.
These include items such as blood pressure meters and non-mercury thermometers, as well as bandages, dressings, small syringes, uniforms, devices and more. We also urgently need product donations from medical manufacturers and distributors that hold a Wholesalers Licence.
For more information about how you can help Inter Care, please contact us on: email@example.com or 0116 2695925
Inter Care is hiring – Fundraising & Communications Intern
Established in 1974, Inter Care sends targeted medical aid to rural health units in some of the poorest parts of Africa. The health units we support serve a catchment population of over 10 million in Ghana, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Malawi and Zambia. Inter Care is looking for a graduate intern to join our small … Continue reading Inter Care is hiring – Fundraising & Communications Intern
Universal Health Coverage
“Without health, people have nothing”, Dr Tedros Adhanom, Director General of the World Health Organisation. In July 2017, Graça Machel, Mozambican politician and widow of former South African President Nelson Mandela, and Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland, visited Tanzania to promote progress towards Universal Health Coverage. Universal Health Coverage means everyone receives the health care they need without suffering financial hardship. … Continue reading Universal Health Coverage
Zambia’s Compulsory HIV Testing
Zambian President Edgar Lungu has announced the legalisation of HIV testing and treatment in all public health institutions without the informed consent of patients. According to the president, the strategy, which has replaced voluntary counselling and testing, “prioritises the fight against HIV by ensuring that people know their status”. Activists argue that apart from being an … Continue reading Zambia’s Compulsory HIV Testing
Obesity Rising as parts of Africa Embrace Fast Food
The growing popularity of fast food in parts of Africa is changing eating habits and affecting health. Ghana, for example, with a population of over 28 million people and pockets of extreme poverty, has enjoyed unprecedented national prosperity in the last decade. Despite the economy slowing down recently, it is rebounding and the signs … Continue reading Obesity Rising as parts of Africa Embrace Fast Food
Accendo Pharma and ActiKid ® generous donation!
On behalf of all at Inter Care and our partner health units in Africa, we wish to say a huge thank you to Accendo Pharma (http://accendopharma.com/#!home). On Monday 19th June, Accendo Pharma very generously donated 350 packs of Bendroflumethiazide 2.5mg and 369 packs of ActiKid ® multi-vitamin chewable tablets to Inter Care! We also received a donation of their new … Continue reading Accendo Pharma and ActiKid ® generous donation!
Trek Fest 2018 – The Peaks
Inter Care is excited to announce the date for 2018 Trek Fest, Saturday 1st September 2018. Book your place NOW
Virgin Money London Marathon – Sunday 22nd April 2018
Inter Care is excited to announce that we have our 1st Virgin Money London Marathon place for 2018. As part of a Silver Bond scheme we are guaranteed a place every 5 years. Inter Care’s 2017 place registration fee is £50, with a minimum sponsorship target of£1,500. Thank you to Martin Winter who will be … Continue reading Virgin Money London Marathon – Sunday 22nd April 2018
Inter Care Quiz Night 2018
Join us for our annual Quiz Night at The Queen Victoria, 76 High Street, Syston, Leicester, LE7 1GQ. On Wednesday 31st January 2018, start at 7:00pm – 10:30pm, suggested donation £6 per person, sandwiches and nibbles will be provided. General knowledge quiz ran by our infamous quiz master Terry Jackson. For more information or … Continue reading Inter Care Quiz Night 2018
The Big Give 2017
We did it… Thank you to all who donated to The Big Give 2016. We raised a fantastic £5,000 enabling Inter Care to send 30 bottles of amoxicillin syrup to treat children, to each partner health unit. We need your help… This year our Big Give Appeal is to provide vital medical aid to over … Continue reading The Big Give 2017
Inter Care Chef & Spice Evening Raised £1,085!
Thank you to all who attended our Chef & Spice evening on Tuesday 14th November 2017. We had an amazing turn out of 82 supporters! Thank you to all staff at Chef & Spice for making us all feel welcome, even with a busy restaurant. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the food selection, with many asking for Inter … Continue reading Inter Care Chef & Spice Evening Raised £1,085!