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Organization Contact Information

Name: Child Health Foundation
Street 1: Sunyani - New Town
Street 2: Atronea Station
City: Sunyani
Province: Brong-Ahafo Region
Post Code: Box 2490, Sunyani
Country: Ghana
Phone: 0233 277 865214
Email: childhealthfoundation@yahoo.com
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Essuah-Wood
Last Name: Lord
Title: Executive Director
Email: woodlord1@gmail.com
Phone: 0233 548 624246

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mrs.
First Name: Animah
Last Name: Faustina
Title: Programme Director
Email: animahfaustina@yahoo.com
Phone: 0233 269 293415

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
Child Health Foundation (CHF) is non – governmental and non-profit organization formed in 2001 but registered with the Registrar-General’s Department in 2003 with registration number G – 11,584 CHF works with the local authorities, local, international, and multilateral agencies to target marginalized and vulnerable population to alleviate poverty and improve their standard of living. This is done through bringing development project to the door step of the community members in their various respective communities.

Child Health Foundation is operating in the Grater Accra Region (Ga East District / Ablekuma sub Metro District), Ashanti Region (Atwima Nkwaman District), Brong-Ahafo Region (Sunyani Municipality)
Vision
Reach the un-reached, relieve the poor, vulnerable and distressed through education, care services, rehabilitation, empowerment and to restore the dignity and prosperity of the African People.
Mission.
To undertake developmental and innovative programs and interventions towards reaching the un-reached, relieve the poor and distressed and support the vulnerable through education, care and support services, rehabilitation and empowerment.

For CHF to be able to achieve its mission and vision statement it’s collaborate with other organization with specific expertise to strengthen the capacity of CHF in its project district.
At the community level, CHF has both adult and youth volunteers who reach out to their peers in its project communities
Health Workers
Name Qualification
Dr. Kofi Akyereku Director, Harmony Clinic
Mrs. Faustina Animah State Registered Nurse (SRN)
Mrs. Martha Larbi PNO – Sunyani Municipality
The above health team is supervised by the Municipal Director of Health – Sunyani
Capacity
The staff of CHF has various technical capacities to implement Malaria programme in the District. Besides the Uni
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 11 - 25
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $25,000-$100,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in TB control provision
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Information on developments within the TB world
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Ghana
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
We are currently educating member of selected communities in the district of operation to prevent TB infection and also to increase the case detection rate.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Ghana
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: African
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Ghana

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care
Funding, including innovative and optimized approach to funding TB Care
Research and Development
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Ghana

Contribution

Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

Drug-Resistant TB:
Organize advocacy seminars for selected communities to support eradicate Drug resistant TB by 2012 in Ghnana.

Organize follow ups on TB patients to help prevent DRs TB and help develop methods of remembering how to take prescribe drugs by self or by the help of family member in 2012 in Ghnana.

TB-HIV:
Train Community Health Volunteer on TB-HIV prevention to selected communities in 2012 in Ghana

Education of community members on the prevention of TB and HIV by 2012 in Ghana.




Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: February 3, 2011
Last updated: September 21, 2011