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We have been deliberate to integrate mental health across the programming, especially in emergencies, protection and gender programs. Working closely with the Ministry of Health, Department of Mental Health, we have supported, national framework development, and capacity building service.

Kenya Red Cross runs a toll-free line; 1199 that provides 24-hour free tele-counselling to the public.

Mental Health and Pyschosocial Support Articles

No matter How Lonely You May Feel You are Never Alone
Mental Health

No matter How Lonely You May Feel You are Never Alone

Leyla Semkiwa, is a mental health champion, providing psychosocial support at the Kenya Red Cross Society, Mombasa branch. Having joined the team as a volunte...

Psychosocial Support for Healthcare Workers in Midst of COVID-19 Pandemic
Mental Health

Psychosocial Support for Healthcare Workers in Midst of COVID-19 Pandemic

Since the beginning of coronavirus pandemic, Health Care Workers have had to self-isolate from the family and friends to keep them safe, following the ministr...

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