25AprWorld Malaria Day 2016
The 25th April is World Malaria Day. Established by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in 2008, its purpose is to highlight the global effort to control malaria. The theme for 2016 is “End Malaria for Good”. About malaria Malaria is preventable and treatable, yet in 2015 an estimated 214 million cases of malaria occurred worldwide and … Continue reading World Malaria Day 2016
31MarWorld Health Day 2016
World Health Day is on the 7th of April each year. The day marks the anniversary of the World Health Organisation (WHO), which was founded in 1948. Each year a theme is selected for World Health Day that highlights a priority area of concern for WHO – this year the focus is on diabetes. In … Continue reading World Health Day 2016
09MarPlay unity lottery for as little as £1 per week for a chance to win up to £25,000!
50p from every £1 you spend is donated to Inter Care! 50p could pay for one thermometer to be sent to one of our clinics or hospitals and if you win the £25,000 jackpot Inter Care also wins £2,500! By playing for 10 weeks you would have donated enough money to send 10 thermometers to Africa. You … Continue reading Play unity lottery for as little as £1 per week for a chance to win up to £25,000!
07MarInternational Women’s Day 2016
The 8th March is International Women’s Day. First recognised in 1906, this global day celebrates the achievements of women and calls for action to accelerate gender parity. Despite many advances for women, progress has slowed in many places across the world and The World Economic Forum estimates at current rates gender parity will not be … Continue reading International Women’s Day 2016
28JanUrgent Appeal for Healthcare Goods
Since December 2015, Inter Care has been unable to recycle patient returned medicines due to EU legislation and while we have been able to source some basic medicines, such as antibiotics and painkillers, from a number of pharmaceutical companies, we urgently need GP practices and other healthcare professionals to send us surplus Healthcare goods. These … Continue reading Urgent Appeal for Healthcare Goods
18JanKomfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Ghana
“We wish to acknowledge receipt of all the supplies you sent us in October,2015. We are in indeed grateful for your efforts in getting us these supplies, which has and continues to impact positively on the care we give to our patients’. We wish to assure you that, these medical supplies would be strictly used … Continue reading Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Ghana
08JanMulilansolo Mission Rural Health Centre, Zambia
We wish to share this acknowledgement from our friends in Zambia which I am sure you shall all like as much as we do. To all who have supported us in 2015 and those who continue to, this is how you help. Thank you! “Inter care Greetings from Mulilansolo Mission RHC. The staff of Mulilansolo … Continue reading Mulilansolo Mission Rural Health Centre, Zambia
18DecKwediboma, Thank you
It is wonderful to hear that the support we provide is helping those in vital need! Merry Christmas from all at Inter Care. “Good afternoon, In the Autumn you kindly helped me send two Microlife Vital Signs Alert Blood Pressure monitors to Kwediboma. The monitors are in use and the Sisters say that they are playing … Continue reading Kwediboma, Thank you
05NovOmron Donation: Fever Pitch
We have received a wonderful donation of 2,000 digital thermometers, please can you help us to send them to all of our 130 beneficiaries in sub-Saharan Africa. Our aim is to send 5 to each health center and 10 to each hospital we support. To send 1 thermometer will cost Inter Care 50p including … Continue reading Omron Donation: Fever Pitch
27OctToffeln Footwear donation
A huge thank you to Toffeln Footwear for their wonderful donation of stethoscopes and footwear. These items shall be sent to St Francis of Assisi, Tanzania and to prisons in Ghana. Your support is very much appreciated.