Maintaining Active Partnerships
Students in need of specialized care are referred to a partner facility for such service.
How We Work
Our community health initiative is executed by teams of community health workers. Each team comprises one registered nurse and two nurse aides.
Monthly Wellness Checkups
We conduct monthly health screens, focusing on a selected health concerns each month.
Newsflash:
Join Healthy Nation in raising $500,000 to provide preventive health services to 6,000 K-12 students in the 2016/2017 school. For only $75 you can provide sponsor a child for the entire school year.
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Help Support the Healthy Nation Cause
Preventative Health Services
Help Support the Healthy Nation Cause
For just $75/year - $6.25/month or $1.56/week or $0.22/day – you can help us provide preventive health care to 6000 students in the 2016/2017 school year!
The average girl misses at least one day of school every month
Our Girls' Initiative
The average girl misses at least one day of school every month
One day of school every month equals 6 hours of instructional time. A thousand girls will miss 6,000 hours monthly and, 60,000 hours yearly. Our daughters are being left behind. Unacceptable!
The overall goal of the project is to facilitate the safety, health and education of girls in Liberia.
Goals & Outcomes
The overall goal of the project is to facilitate the safety, health and education of girls in Liberia.
Comprised health conditions negatively affect the academic experience, contributing to disruptive behavior in school, high truancy, and the greater dropout risk. The main outcomes of the project include: A. A measurable decrease in infection rates among K12 students B. Inculcating a culture of prevention through health education C. Reducing absenteeism, truancy, and drop-out rate among students
Our budget for the next fiscal year is $500,000.00.
Program Budget
Our budget for the next fiscal year is $500,000.00.
It costs $75 to provide preventive healthcare to a student for one school year. A gift of $1000 will sponsor 13 kids; $1500 sponsors 20 kids; $2500 sponsors 33 kids; $5000 sponsors 66 kids; $7500 sponsors 100 kids and $10000 sponsors 133 kids. Monthly - $6.25 Weekly - $1.56 Daily - $0.22 Budget details available for review upon request.
We seek partnership that covers the following areas:
How You Can Help
We seek partnership that covers the following areas:
A. Knowledge transfer – we seek clinicians, doctors, nurses, and mental health workers, who can visit Liberia, work with and train our local staff. A critical element of our quality control is continuous training for our staff in the latest evidence-based practices. B. Technology transfer – we seek assistance with biomedical and pharmacological supplies to enhance our patient care. C. Business and Leadership Development – Developing and executing the right business strategies in important to us. Similarly, attracting and nurturing leadership talent is indispensable to the success of our model. D. Subsidy and In-kind Support for Students – Help raise subsidy for students enrolled in the program. We are soliciting feminine hygiene products, undergarments, and painkillers for girls.
Four principles of practice govern our work with children in
Liberia
Principles of Practice
Four principles of practice govern our work with children in Liberia
• To eliminate barriers to health care by offering low-cost services. • To offer services that are non-judgmental and confidential. • To encourage the participation of patients in their own care. • To advocate for the medically under-served children in our community.

No. Of Children Assisted

Schools Assisted By Teams

Schools Assisted by Grade

Y. Peter Paye, MA, MDiv
Y. Peter Paye, MA, MDiv Executive Director
The hours that I spend volunteering for A Healthy Nation have been the best times of my life. I always look forward to being of assistance to those in need in Liberia.
Yvonne Butler
Yvonne Butler Volunteer
It has been an immense joy to be a part of the Healthy Nation movement in Liberia and seeing other volunteers and the delightful staff. I especially cherish the times when I get to see the positive health impact we are having in the Liberian Community.
Gaby Fernandez
Gaby Fernandez Volunteer
It is always wonderful to see what we accomplish during our projects. We really feel like we make a difference by offering low-cost health services to the children of Liberia
We Are Looking for Volunteers!
You think you have what it takes to help the Healthy Nation Cause? Work with us?