Over 800 residents of Kilibwoni Ward yesterday received free dental, eye and general treatment from a team of visiting Health Doctors from Vision of Hope for Africa, a non-governmental organization based in the Virginia State of America.
Led by Rev. Kirwa Maritim, the team of 8 comprised of Nurses, Pediatricians, Dentists and general Physicians will be in the County to offer free medical treatment at Kilibwoni Health Centre.
They intend to carry out the free medical camp from yesterday Wednesday 27 to Friday 29th ,in Kapsabet and Kabiyet Hospitals, after which they will conduct exclusively another dental camp.
One of the physicians, Dr. Ed Fisher, emphasized on the need to partner with the County Government so as to carry out exchange programs and research among the Medical Students and Practitioners. So far, the team has been able to raise approximately Kshs.5.2 M for a health facility in Kilibwoni Ward.