Certificate in Palliative Care – Community Health Volunteers (CHVs)

 

Nairobi Hospice also engages in training Community Health volunteers in response to the Palliative Care needs of people leaving in hard to reach areas of Nairobi City County, especially in low settlements.

By training the community volunteers who in turn educate and sensitize individuals, families and community members on Palliative Care services, we create awareness of the services, improve health seeking behaviour, cooperation and overall support of the patients and families with  life limiting illnesses.

Roles candidates are equipped for.

  1. Advocacy
  2. Teaching
  3. Basic training and patient care