Just like last Tuesday, we are preparing for feeding malnourished children currently being treated at the hospital with additions to their rice porridge today. It’s exciting today for 1 major reason: we have a real certified dietician to speak to them. Sarah, a recently transplanted nasara, is working at the nutrition center a few kilometers down the road. Her and her husband moved to Béré three weeks ago, with him working as a mission pilot. We are excited for this young addition to our extended team here in Béré.
Unfortunately, the feedings are the relaxed part of today. We also must travel to visit as many village chiefs today as we can to prepare for the up coming trainings of community health workers, traditional birth attendants, and the presenting of community health lectures. It’s truly energizing to meet with the chiefs to share what we want to do with them and their community members.
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Zachary Gately, MPH
L’Hopital Adventiste de Béré
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