Outreach

ELCT – NORTH CENTRAL DIOCECSE

SELIAN LUTHERAN HOSPITAL-NGARAMTONI

OUTREACH PROGRAMS AT SELIAN LUTHERAN HOSPITAL

Community outreach involves providing professional services, or services of a specific expertise, to a group of people who may not otherwise have access to those services. It is performed where those in need are located. (Example: providing dental services or education at villages.)

ROLES OF COMMUNITY OUTREACH

Community Outreach Coordinators plan, direct, or coordinate activities designed to create or maintain a favorable public image or raise issue awareness for their organization or client.

PROGRAMS FOR THE OUTREACH IN SELIAN LUTHERAN HOSPITAL

  • Non communicable diseases outreach
  • Pediatrics and youth adolescent outreach
  • Fistula outreach
  • Orthopedics outreach
  • Surgery outreach
  • Eye care services
  • Cervical and breast cancer screening

METHODS IN COMMUNITY OUTREACH

  • Community engagements.
  • Community Education. …
  • Community Organizing. …
  • Deliberative Dialogue. …
  • Direct Service. …

TOOLS DURING THE OUTREACH

  • Bronchus
  • Posters
  • advancement
  • Public addressing system
  • Social and traditional media

TEN TIPS FOR CONDUCTING EFFECTIVE COMMUNITY OUTREACH

  1. Communicate. …
  2. Explain Your Process. …
  3. Do Your Homework. …
  4. Listen. …
  5. Speak Their Language. …
  6. Keep in Touch. …
  7. Respect People’s Time. …
  8. Understand Your Role.