Tag Archives: Kpandai

Thursday, July 21: Accra

Yesterday we left Kpandai and made the 11 hour journey back to Accra.  The coach bus we were on for most of the trip was overcrowded, and I found myself sitting on the floor of the coach for part of … Continue reading

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Tuesday, July 19: Kpandai

Nkanchina School 2008 Yesterday we visited the Nkanchina School and we were delighted to hear that they’ve been able to complete a building since the last time we visited in 2008. A group from Holland helped finance the building of the … Continue reading

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Thursday, July 14: Kpandai

So far this week, approximately 40 patients have come through the clinic, and to be honest, we have really been enjoying the pace of our work here. It has given us much more one-on-one time with our patients, to properly educate … Continue reading

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Tuesday, July 12: Kpandai

Yesterday we woke up to pouring rain and the power was off again. The health clinic is usually crammed with almost 100 people waiting by 7am, but whenever it rains, the dirt roads becomes muddy and it is difficult for … Continue reading

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Saturday, July 9: Kpandai

After a brief stay in Bimbilla and a visit to Bimbilla Hospital, we arrived in Kpandai this morning.  It has been raining a lot here, and whenever it rains, the power tends to shut off, so we could spend a … Continue reading

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Greetings Friends and Colleagues of St. John’s Rehab!

This summer I will be travelling to Ghana, Africa for 6 weeks to volunteer as a physiotherapist. This is a follow-up trip to a similar mission I did in 2008, when I travelled to the Northern District of Kpandai.  There … Continue reading

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