If you have any questions or would like to get in touch with a member of GROUND, please contact us through the below methods:
Telephone: +66 2591-5420
Fax: +66 2591-5422
Postal Address 33/2 Tiwanon Road 28
Tiwanon Road, Bangkasor
Nonthaburi 11000 Thailand
This healthcare placement enables nursing faculty student groups to work alongside local medical staff, to provide free health assessments and health education workshops to the community. The trip is a unique opportunity to learn how to provide health care with limited resources, and across cultural and linguistic barriers.
Prevalent health problems amongst children in the area are infected wounds, diarrhea, tapeworm, salmonella, malnutrition, respiratory disorders and dengue fever.
Your team will have a chance to assist up to 100+ people a day. Activities include reception and triage, weight and measurements, assessments and treatments, data recordings, dispensary, and crowd control.
This journey as detailed on this page is indicative of the experiences offered by GROUND. It is intended as an example of the kind of journeys available to our customers. All of our journeys are customizable to meet the needs of both you and the communities we worth with. For the full terms and conditions, please contact GROUND for more information using the form below.
We were privileged to walk on that ground, touch those children and become friends with [GROUND Cambodia's] Linda and our interpreters. It was starting to feel like family. Now that is one big reason for all of us to chase a dream and stand in someone else's shoes. It changes you - for the better.
- Mrs. Kylie, University of Newcastle
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