A healthcare facility or program that provides for the health needs of the community and provides supplemental food to patients who are mal- or under-nourished. May include public health awareness, medical support or education programs as well.
Majority of healthcare facilities in African countries are centered in urban areas. Many people in rural areas die from common diseas that are curable such as malaria, preumonia, and diarrhea,. About 15 million children die each year from curable diseases. The threat of Hiv, Malaria etc is also reaching a pandemic level in many of the African countries. Estimated 55 million people living with HIV, and 65% of them are woman