Category Archive: Health

Social Mobilization reaches 56,711 children with Polio Vaccine

October 22nd, 2019 by

One hundred and forty-three thousand, four hundred and seventeen people have been reached with Polio messages in the second phase of the Polio Emergency Response in the Northern, Upper East and Greater Accra Regions. Among this, a total of Fifty- six thousand, Seven Hundred and eleven children between... read more


August 2nd, 2019 by

Nana Yaw Asare cutting the ribbons The Ghana Red Cross Society in collaboration with Nestle Ghana has installed a Cashless Water System (CWS) in Fenaso Nkwanta in the Ashanti region following the perennial water storage in the community. The intervention, which is the first of its kind to be rolled out... read more

Savannah Region: How Red Cross Mothers Support Quadruplet Mother to Deliver Safely at Health Facility

July 2nd, 2019 by

Red Cross Mothers support quadruplet mother to deliver safely at a health facility. The Ghana Red Cross Society (GRCS) in collaboration with the Ghana Health Services (GHS) is implementing Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (MNCH) Project in 120 needy and hard to reach communities across 10 districts... read more

500 Youths deployed to help fight cholera in Greater Accra

September 10th, 2018 by

Five hundred youths from seven municipal assemblies in the Greater Accra region has been deployed by the Ghana Red Cross Society to help fight cholera cases in the Greater Accra region. The project is under the theme, “Cholera prevention, using words and shield approach.” It will be on going exercise... read more

Ghana Red Cross Volunteers conduct baseline survey in 10 districts in Eastern and Ashanti Regions

September 10th, 2018 by

Ghana Red Cross Society(GRCS) is to start its first Global Water and Sanitation (WASH) Initiative project, with plans to scale-up into “flagship“ concept, integrating Disaster Risk Reduction, Nutrition, and Reproduction Maternal Newborn Child Health components, while the Rapid Mobile Phone-based... read more

Community based health First Aid support for Brong Ahafo and Central Region

September 10th, 2018 by

The Community Based Health First Aid (CBHFA) approach developed by International Federation of Red Cross (IFRC) and National Societies seeks to create healthy and resilient communities worldwide thus playing a vital part in the Federation Strategy 2020, Strategic Operational Framework (SOF) for Health... read more

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