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Alcohol, drug, AIDS, and violence initiative

Our alcohol, drug, AIDS, and violence initiative consists of three parts: (1) Emotions Anonymous self-help groups (similar to Alcoholics Anonymous) whose members support each other in reaching and maintaining sobriety; (2) day-long training on addiction and the starting of Emotions Anonymous groups for admitted addicts, their families, and community members; and (3) a two-hour interactive training for all community residents aimed at mobilizing everyone

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St. James Anglican Hospital

During his September Tanzania visit, Dr. Henry Ziegler met often with Dr. Willy Sangu, the district medical officer for the Ilala District where our urban programs are located. The health program of the Anglican Diocese and the Ilala District will be partnering to develop a joint district hospital. The hospital will serve roughly a third of the 1.5 million people in the district. The

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School support

Health Tanzania raised money to build bathrooms for St. Augustine’s English Medium Primary School. The school serves the community in Dar es Saalam adjacent to Buguruni Anglican Health Centre. Health Tanzania also raises money to help send AIDS orphans to the school. Just a $100 donation will send a child to school for a year!  Below are the completed bathrooms, which will provide much

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