Health and Rehabilitation

HEALTH AND REHABILITATION


Health has been a recurring and pervasive challenge for many PWDs from nomadic communities. Many PWDs require assistive devices in their activities of daily living. This challenge is more pronounced among persons with spinal injuries, persons with albinism, other forms of physical disability, among others. NONDO has registered the following tangible milestones under this thematic area, such as:

1. Provision of over 2000 assistive devices to PWDs from nomadic communities.

2. Undertook corrective surgeries for 17 children from 4 nomadic counties in the last 6 years.

3. Supported 2 counties in matters disability mainstreaming in health sector.

4. Advocated to service providers for assistive devices that can fit the harsh terrains of northern    Kenya.