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FICCS WOMEN’S CENTER
BUILDING STRONG WOMEN
BUILDING STRONG FAMILIES
BUILDING STRONG COMMUNITIES
Membership Guidelines and ...
New Member Orientation
• Getting to know the facility and programs
• Familiarize yourself with rules, guidelines and
facil...
Building Strong
Women
Building
Strong
Families
Building
Strong
Communities
Welcome
• Provide sustainable
health solutions1
• Promote healthy hearts
and healthy lifestyles2
• Promote character
development3
...
Goals of Women’s Center
• Train 100 women
each year
• Provide educational,
emotional and
physical support
• Create “Health...
EMPOWERING
WOMEN AND
BOOSTING
SELF-ESTEEM
Our Programs
• Women’s Health Training
• School Health Training
• Teacher Health Training
• Medical Camps
• Study Hall/Lib...
Our Health Training Curriculum
• Infectious Diseases
• First Aid, hygiene, water
and sanitation
• Anatomy, oncology
(breas...
Our Facilities
• Health Class
• Fitness Center
• Nurse Station
• Library
• Kitchen
• Sales Office
• Internet
Over 200 girls trained in Nairobi
Indirectimpacteffectshundredsmore
Individual
Training
Community
Training
Health Training...
Membership Privileges/Waiver
• Attendance in classes
• Access to fitness center
• Access to library/internet
• Participate...
Code of Conduct
• No inappropriate
behavior or dress
• The center is a safe
and welcoming
environment
• Follow center rule...
Types of Membership
• Full Membership
– Access to entire facility
• Youth Membership
– Access to library/internet
• Guest ...
Anticipated Results
• Decrease in easily preventable diseases
– Improve performance and attitude
• Decrease in visits to t...
Our Sponsors
• USA
– Advocate Medical Group
– St Jude Medical
Foundation
– Medtronic Foundation
– Advocate Lutheran
Genera...
Kenya Partners
• Fuji Film Kenya
• Meditec Systems
• Nairobi X Ray
• Kenyatta National
Hospital
• The Karen Hospital
• Car...
Resources
• WIRED Health Resources
www.wiredhealthresources.net
• FICCS Medical Mission Trip – 2013
www.ficcs.net
• Khan A...
WELCOME TO THE FICCS
WOMEN’S CENTER
WWW.FICCS.NET
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FICCS Women Center

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Located in Nairobi, Kenya the FICCS Women's Center is designed to provide a safe and secure environment for women and girls to learn, grow and just be themselves without outside interference.

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FICCS Women Center

  1. 1. FICCS WOMEN’S CENTER BUILDING STRONG WOMEN BUILDING STRONG FAMILIES BUILDING STRONG COMMUNITIES Membership Guidelines and Rules May 2014
  2. 2. New Member Orientation • Getting to know the facility and programs • Familiarize yourself with rules, guidelines and facility regulations • Sign membership waiver form
  3. 3. Building Strong Women
  4. 4. Building Strong Families
  5. 5. Building Strong Communities
  6. 6. Welcome
  7. 7. • Provide sustainable health solutions1 • Promote healthy hearts and healthy lifestyles2 • Promote character development3 Purpose of Women’s Center
  8. 8. Goals of Women’s Center • Train 100 women each year • Provide educational, emotional and physical support • Create “Health Clubs” to train others in community • Train teachers and community leaders
  9. 9. EMPOWERING WOMEN AND BOOSTING SELF-ESTEEM
  10. 10. Our Programs • Women’s Health Training • School Health Training • Teacher Health Training • Medical Camps • Study Hall/Library • Job skills/Internships • Scholarships
  11. 11. Our Health Training Curriculum • Infectious Diseases • First Aid, hygiene, water and sanitation • Anatomy, oncology (breast), cardiology, pulmonary and hematology (diabetes). • CPR and medical emergencies • Stress management and healthy living • Sports injuries, child health and breast feeding
  12. 12. Our Facilities • Health Class • Fitness Center • Nurse Station • Library • Kitchen • Sales Office • Internet
  13. 13. Over 200 girls trained in Nairobi Indirectimpacteffectshundredsmore Individual Training Community Training Health Training Impact Family Training
  14. 14. Membership Privileges/Waiver • Attendance in classes • Access to fitness center • Access to library/internet • Participate in special events and medical camps • Access to special classes • Job skills training
  15. 15. Code of Conduct • No inappropriate behavior or dress • The center is a safe and welcoming environment • Follow center rules and guidelines • Respect others
  16. 16. Types of Membership • Full Membership – Access to entire facility • Youth Membership – Access to library/internet • Guest Membership – One day pass with member • Program Membership – Limited access – FICCS partners
  17. 17. Anticipated Results • Decrease in easily preventable diseases – Improve performance and attitude • Decrease in visits to the clinic – Save money and time • Decrease in female related problems – Provide sanitary pads and hygiene products
  18. 18. Our Sponsors • USA – Advocate Medical Group – St Jude Medical Foundation – Medtronic Foundation – Advocate Lutheran General Hospital (IL) – Aqualia Foundation
  19. 19. Kenya Partners • Fuji Film Kenya • Meditec Systems • Nairobi X Ray • Kenyatta National Hospital • The Karen Hospital • Cardiac Implants
  20. 20. Resources • WIRED Health Resources www.wiredhealthresources.net • FICCS Medical Mission Trip – 2013 www.ficcs.net • Khan Academy www.khanacademy.org
  21. 21. WELCOME TO THE FICCS WOMEN’S CENTER
  22. 22. WWW.FICCS.NET

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