- Annual Fundraising Dinner and Dance 2012:
held on Saturday, 7th July 2012,
at St. Mary’s Banqueting Hall,
305 Camberwell New Road, London SE5 0TF
- TOSHPA attended the Commonwealth Conferernce in London: 10-11 March 2012.
Delegates were Elizabeth Conteh (Chair) and Hectoria Thomas.
- Hypertension and Diabetes Prevention Health Fair in the Mountain District near Freetown and a review of effectiveness of health education on Hypertension and Diabetes prevention in a town in rural Sierra Leone in 2011 with further screening.
- UK and Sierra Leone Health Partnership working conference in London 15th March 2014.
- May 2014 further teaching in Nursing school
- Donation of an infant weighing scale to a health centre in Charlotte village.
TOSHPA chair teaches student nurses on her holiday as Diaspora volunteer May 2014
TOSHPA Chair Elizabeth Conteh at Sierra Leone Midwives celebration day on 5th May 2014.
She co-chaired the event with the Deputy President, Matron Roselyn Momoh.
TOSHPA at the October 2014 Imported Malaria
Prevention campaign seminar in London.
TOSHPA donates ECG machines in Sierra Leone.
World Humanitarian Crisis Consultation Summit in Geneva
TOSHPA Chair, Mrs Elizabeth Conteh, attends the World Humanitarian Crisis Consultation
Summit in Geneva between 13th and 16th October 2015, with Mr Ade Daramy,
Chair of Sierra Leone United Kingdom Diaspora Ebola Response Taskforce. Nomination
was made by AFFORD following TOSHPA'S Diaspora response in London during
the Ebola Crisis in Sierra Leone. Click here
to view photos.
Non-communicable Diseases Awareness Workshop in London
TOSHPA JustGiving Web Page
TOSHPA addressed Non-communicable Diseases at a workshop in London on 24th
October 2015, to raise awareness of the increase in the incidence rate contributing
to high mortality rate in Sierra Leone. Diseases included High blood pressure,
Diabetes, Mental health illness, Lupus, Sickle cell disease and Inappropriate
use of medications and outcome of Research on Diasporas response to Ebola
outbreak. Click photos for more info.
TOSHPA's post Ebola Crisis project is the installation of hand washing facilities
in Sierra Leone to implement effective Infection Prevention and Control to save
lives, starting with Bo Government Hospital. The charity has now got the JustGiving
page for charitable donations. Please click the JustGiving
link to go to the web page.
Also in 2015, TOSHPA donated socks to girls at three orphanages
in Freetown, Grafton, Joe Town and SOS. For more information, please
Sierra Leone Health Care Workers abroad.
Here is a report of the Sierra Leone Health Care Workers' Mapping in UK, Canada
and USA (just click this link to download the report). Please take sure you
read the Executive Summary of the report.
Click http://www.commonwealthnurses.org for
information about the Commonwealth Nurses Federation.
Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa- Guinea, Sierra Leone
Public Health England (PHE) has worked in collaboration with TOSHPA UK to produce
fact sheet, mainly to educate the Diaspora about their responsibilities in
preventing disease and the importation of disease into the UK. Please click Ebola
fact sheet for more information.
"Innovation in Health" Panel Discussion: held on 05th
at the Sierra Leone High Commission, London. Mrs Nana Fofana-Kajue (TOSHPA
Diaspora Officer) was on the panel and spoke on Health and Infrastructure.
Click Innovation in Health to view photo, hit www.ukslhp.org to
go to the wesite for more details.
TOSHPA is a member of the Sierra Leone UK Diaspora Ebola Response
If you are interested in teaching or know a school/ college/ university teacher/
lecturer please inform them about the education event. Education Beyond Ebola,
took place on Saturday 7th March 2015, 11:00- 15:30.
For more information about the event, click the link: https://slukdert-education-beyond-ebola.eventbrite.co.uk/?ref=estw