The staff of Kabaya health centre, neighboring schools and religious leaders donated food and other materials to 99 patients admitted at Kabaya health centre in Ngororero district.
The event was held on February 10th 2014 when Kabaya health centre was marking the World Day of The Sick that takes place on February 9th every year.
The Director General of Kabaya Health Centre Dr Xavier Noel Dushimimana said donating to the patients will no longer wait for the patients’ day but happen whenever possible.
The day was marked under the theme: “It is important for everybody to care for patients and families with patients suffering from incurable illnesses or disabilities: You and I together can undoubtedly achieve this.”
The collected food and hygiene materials were worth over Rwf500, 000.
Talking to www.bahoneza.com, patients were grateful of the help adding that the medical staff treats them well.
Marie Rose Dusabirema, coordinator of kabaya health centre and the team leader at the event highlighted that the act can happen many times in a year due to the participation of people in the contribution process
Kabaya health centre in Ngororero district also receives residents from neighboring districts of Nyabihu and Rutsiro district.