Picture SALVATION ARMY REHABILITATION CENTRES
Brief description and main aims
The Salvation Army Rehabilitation Centre is a Medical Centre that Provides Physiotherapies and rehabilitation Service to Children and Adults. They also go on outreach and provide general Health Care at the Community Levels.
The aim and priority of the center is to provide support for the physically challenged in the society especially;
The poor who is economically disadvantaged and whose access to other sources of health care is restricted.
Children, Treatment performed early on a child life is often more effective. The ultimate aim in assisting children with impairments is to facilitate their inclusion in education.This priority does not exclude treatments of some adults.
The centre assists and support persons with disabilities especially children and vulnerable adults through
providing assistive devices like canes, crutches, walkers, wheelchairs etc.
suppport to undergo surgeries and
Counselling and psychosocial support
Assisting the clinical staff in providing physiotherapy and rehab services
Assist those in the Centre in their daily task
Go on outreach programmes to provide general health care and Rehab services at the community level
Help in the Clinic by doing administrative/Secretariat job
Volunteer Requirements / Skills
Volunteers with or no special skills is needed. However volunteer who have the passion to support / Assist the Centre is always welcome.
The Salvation Army Rehabilitation Centres can be found in three different Regions in Ghana. They are as follows:
Begoro in the Eastern Region
Wiamose in the Ashanti Region
Agona Duakwa in the Central Region of Ghana
All the centres perform the same duties and Services.