Community Health Volunteers (CHVs)

Official blames slow uptake of measles jab to misinformation

Reading Time: < 1 minute Resistance driven by residents as a result of misconceptions about vaccines is the main challenge facing the administration of measles […]

Community health workers, a lifeline for Murang’a

Reading Time: 4 minutes Wangari Njuguna  The outbreak of coronavirus in the country has caused a huge crisis in the health sector affecting the […]

It’s 19 children and counting… for Baringo man

Reading Time: 4 minutes Kukat Kamartum walks confidently as he approaches his vast homestead at Riong’o Village, Tiaty sub-county in Baringo.  The homestead is […]

How Shofco is winning war on COVID-19 in Kenyan slums

Reading Time: 5 minutes They are not doctors, nurses or medics of any sort yet they go about doling advice on the importance of […]

Governors asked senators to withdraw Agnes Zani’s bill

Reading Time: 2 minutes George Kebaso @MoraraK Attempts by senators to have county governments formalise services of Community Health Volunteers (CHVs) in a bill […]