Participating in the medical project will give you the opportunity to work in a range of wards settings such as maternity and delivery, accident and emergency, general medical and pediatric wards and theaters You will also have the chance to see how clinics are run. You will be able to complete ultrasound scans, help with deliveries and no doubts,, participate in emergency situations. Coming from a country with a sophisticated healthcare system, you may find this a shocking and challenging experience but also find it tremendously rewarding. You will learn a vast amount and it will look incredible on your CV.
Accommodation And Meals
The accommodation is basic but will provide all of the essentials such as electricity and even a flushing toilet, something you will soon learn is luxury in Ghana! All rooms are equipped with a fan, bed, and cupboards or wardrobes for you to keep your things in. The accommodation is also all secure so in the evenings you'll be able to relax with the peace of mind of knowing you're in a safe environment too. On top of this you'll be immersing yourself into Ghanaian culture by living with a host family so you'll be able to witness all the traditions and activities we perform on a regular basis.
Volunteers will be provided with breakfast, lunch and dinner every day during their stay with us.
Here's an example of the meals you can expect:
Cereals, milk, tea/coffee and bread
Noodles, rice, fried plantain and beans, KFC also available
Rice, chicken, eggs, spaghetti, stew, yams, fufu, soup