Community Mobilization Fact Sheet 2018

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The USAID Systems for Health project supports the Ghana Health Service (GHS) in implementing their Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) model, which is designed to increase access to health services and promote universal health care. Technical support helps the GHS, communities, district assemblies, and other partners to advance along 15 steps of CHPS functionality.

In the Northern and Volta regions of Ghana, Systems for Health is also constructing and renovating health facilities to eliminate geographical barriers to care. Community engagement before, during, and after construction ensures that the CHPS compounds become fully functional, deliver quality care, and are used by the community.

 

Community health officers administer Vitamin A during a school outreach session
Community health officers administer Vitamin A during a school outreach session
Publication Date 
May 2019
Resource Type 
Project Reports
Regions/ Countries 
Language 
English