response to 14th August 2017 mudslide and flood in Western Area
Rural and Freetown from 1st- 28th October 2017.
TOSHPA Health Professionals Ms Susan Kailondo- Banya and Ms Hectoria Thomas met
with stakeholders of the Deputy Minister of Health and Sanitation Mrs Madina
Rahman, Social Welfare, Mental Health and psychosocial coalition team and National
Security officials before starting their mission on mental health and psychosocial
care to mudslide and flood survivors. Click here
for pictures taken with officials.
disaster in Sierra Leone 14th Aug 2017- TOSHPA's
Our representative Susan Banya-Legg, the Diaspora officer, with Hawa
Turay and Mrs Patricia Idris attended the London Town Hall meeting
organised by the Sierra Leone High Commissioner
Mr Edward Turay for communities to respond to the mudslide and flood
victims needs in Sierra Leone.
TOSHPA as a humanitarian organisation is responding by sending mental health
and psychosocial care Professionals to work alongside the local colleagues in
offering care to survivors of the 14th August 2017 disaster.
We are also sending clothes, shoes, bags etc to the victims. Click photo
more information. Support Sierra Leone mudslide and flood survivors.
To see the mudslide and flooding photos, hit mudslide-flooding-graves
or photo on your right.
For PayPal donations, click paypal
to the PayPal button on that webpage. You can also donate by bank/ debit card.
members at their first fundraising luncheon sale in London
17th June 2017.
TOSHPA Chair giving a talk about the importance of Sierra Leonean healthcare
workers to join TOSHPA and contribute to the improvement of the health services
in their mother land. Hit here for more
information and photos.
TOSHPA Chair teaches at Nixon Memorial
Methodist Hospital in Sierra Leone.
Skills and knowledge transfer voluntarily by the TOSHPA
Chair, teaching the 2nd and 3rd year State Enrolled Community Health
Nursing students (SECHN) at the NMMH in Segbwema, Eastern Sierra
Leone on Friday
12th May 2017. Click here
for details and photos.
service at Bermondsey Methodist Church, London
4th Dec 2016.
Click here for photos. Also TOSHPA, a member of the UK Sierra Leone Health
Partnership (UKSLHP), attended the conference on strengthening
of Sierra Leone's health system post
Chief Medical Officer Dr Brima Kargbo, Deputy Health Minister Mrs Madina Rahman
and NGO Coordinator Mr Yaya Conteh from Sierra Leone were speakers.
Achievement & Promotion of Public Health"- 12th Nov
TOSHPA Chair Elizabeth
Conteh given an award by the Christ The Kings College (CKC) Alumni
in the UK
on 12th November 2016 for "Outstanding Achievement and
Promotion of Public Health". Click here
to see photos at the
bottom of that webpage.
DEMAC Diaspora Humanitarian
Workshop in London on 30th Sept 2016
DEMAC ends Phase I of
the Diaspora humanitarian workshops in London on 30th September
There were presentations from some organisations' Leads including
TOSHPA Chair Elizabeth Conteh. For more details and photos,
Artists' Community Excellence award Sept 2016
TOSHPA was awarded the"Outstanding Contribution to
Health Care" award
at the United Artists'
awards dinner and dance in London
on 17th September 2016. Please click photos for
First World Humanitarian
Crisis Summit in Istanbul, Turkey
TOSHPA Chair, Elizabeth
Conteh, was a participant at the First World Humanitarian Crisis
Summit in Istanbul,
Turkey from 23rd -24th May 2016
through the Diaspora Emergency Action & Co-ordination (DEMAC) project.
Click photos for more information.