Each year African Health Now reaches hundreds of children, young people and adults throughout Ghana, West Africa with free “A Gift of Life @ Christmas” health fairs that provide accessibility to health care resources that would otherwise be unavailable.
Number of Health Fairs: 6
Number of Participants Served: 4000
Ghana Fair Locations: Pokuase, Accra; Old Tafu, Kumasi & Tema Station, Accra, Agbogbloshie Market, Accra
Health Fair Services: Blood Pressure Screenings, Diabetes Testing, Primary Dental Care, Breast Cancer Education, Nutrition
All African Health Now health fairs are run by both local and international volunteers from various professions that share a common goal to help increase the awareness of non-communicable health issues that plague many under-served people living on the continent.