Villages Health support Org

Volunteering in medical field.
Villages Health support Org
Villages Health support Org most commonly known as VHSO is a Non Profit Organisation licenced as an NGO inTanzania,The main Objective is to provide social and economic support,free diagnosis treatment and medicine to the People of remote Villages (With the Help of Regional Doctors and Nurses) where there is absolutely no facilities for Health care and travel to nearby towns otherwise necessary to obtain the service of Physician

Our Main focus

Health support

Promotion of Health Decision through education here we have Eradication of FGM/C

Medical Visits

Door to door visits providing free medical treatment to Patient in

Eradication of FGM/FGC
Home Visits
Women Empowerment Project
Free medical support
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Home Visits

During Medical Visits VHSO team found that People with HIV do not take their ARV's Medicine due to scarcity of food also to the very needy family.Vhso provide food like Rice,Cooking Oil,Flour,Sugar hence Training them how to use Available resources to get rid of Poverty

Economic Empowerment

Empowering Youth and Women Economically through Farming, Entrepreneurship Skills, by arranging training on different areas; Vegetable Projects, Fruits, Chicken and Goat Project and provision of capital,Seedlings,chicken,goat ; hence raising their life standards.

Come join us
Are you in medical field? Would you like to volunter in medical field? Villages Health support will give you the Opportunity to visit Patient in their Home and Help them

The documentary screened, “In the Name of Your Daughter”, is part of the WHY STORIES series. Directed by Giselle Portenier , the film gives voice to Tanzanian girls as young as 6  years old to tell, in a first person account, how they have experienced FGC or have escaped from their families to avoid it. 

VHSO together with Government Representative from Arusha District Council were able to give awareness also by using film educating Village Leaders, Church Leaders, Local Midwives hence Olchorovos Primary school student on how to Eradicate FGM At the village.This was our New experience to use Video Documentary and it has good results

It gives awareness to them that they have responsibilities to educate their fellows at the Village, Church, families on how to end FGM

31% of girls in Tanzania are married before their 18th birthday and 5% are married before the age of 15.According to UNICEF, Tanzania has the 11th highest absolute number of child brides in the world – 779,000.According to 2010 data, child marriage rates are as high as 59% in Shinyanga, 58% in Tabora and 55% in Mara. Rates are lowest in Iringa and Dar es Salaam.In rural areas on the border with Kenya, some girls reportedly marry as young as 11.

vhso impact

Influencing the way community think and act.

VHSO Values