Wound care November 2015

In November I’ve been back two and a half week to Gambia. Here is an account of my stay.

To my great surprise, I saw that the wound care, from the moment of my departure in March, is done daily. Before the “dressing room” walked I kept briefly in the doorway and saw that . . . → Read More: Wound care November 2015

“Participating in Tanka Tanka is very instructive”

Last month, Jan Ramondt and Mireille Vermeulen has been supportive in the care of the Tanka Tanka Psychiatric Hospital. Jan works itself for years in psychiatry in the Netherlands and will voluntarily support the staff on the basis of his experience and expertise in the fields of psychiatry and security. So all employees have . . . → Read More: “Participating in Tanka Tanka is very instructive”

Recent Situation Tanka Tanka November 2015

Recent Situation Tanka Tanka November 2015

We’d like to propose a message about the current situation regarding the psychiatric hospital Tanka Tanka. The hospital has been struggling all year with large deficits. There is an urgent need for medication. If the situation is unmanageable, the foundation buys medication of the money was donated by . . . → Read More: Recent Situation Tanka Tanka November 2015

GPPCSA donates D250,000 to Tanka Tanka

The Gambia Printing Publishing Cooperation Staff Association (GPPCSA) on Monday gave out D250,000 to Tanka Tanka, the only psychiatric centre in the country giving out free psychiatric treatment. Out of the D250, 000, the sum of food and domestic items worth D150,000 , were given. They include: ten gallons of 20-liter cooking oil, ten . . . → Read More: GPPCSA donates D250,000 to Tanka Tanka

(Nederlands) Reisverslag Mireille 2015 Wondverzorging Deel 3

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(Nederlands) Reisverslag Mireille 2015 Wondverzorging Deel 2

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(Nederlands) Reisverslag Mireille 2015 Wondverzorging Deel 1

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5000 euro from Projectgroep ZR VerAF

Too late for the newsletter we received this fantastic message from Mireille that we share with you. A donation of 5000 euro Project ZR far from Riverland Hospital Tiel raised by employees and visitors. This improved wound care, training to nursing and purchase of medicines. A great start to the new year. Many . . . → Read More: 5000 euro from Projectgroep ZR VerAF

Newsletter January 2015

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Tanka Tanka are often creative!

On Wednesday the patients Tanka Tanka are often creative! Every week there is something invented to keep the program varied. Last week, the patients made cards. There are now eighty to this fun painted or plastered with dust postcards ready for sale. The cards are sold in hotels and at the craft market. The . . . → Read More: Tanka Tanka are often creative!