Wema Maternity Home & medical clinic, Kawangware, Nairobi. It has 10 beds in 2 very basic wards and 4 qualified nursing staff. It treats 120 patients per day and is run by the incredibly dedicated Dr George Guto.
Kawangware is the second largest slum in Nairobi the population is not known but estimated vary from 200,000 to 800,000
Over successive years we have worked to improve the facilities at Wema. Including providing an ultrasound machine and an X-Ray unit as well as refurbishment of the wards and the grounds. This included essential services such as toilets and a dedicated well for water supply.