We would like to pass on our love and Christmas greetings to you all. The Village Health Program (VHP)
is a very important programme within the Kailakuri Health Care Project. The staff of the VHP have been
working faithfully for the people of the three religious communities in this area for a long time. This year
we have had to make some adjustments because of changes in Government rules, reduced funding and
retirements. Four of the 18 staff have reti...
When I first started working at Thanarbaid, there were few villages in Solakuri Union within our working area. At present, we are working in twenty two different villages, within Solakuri and Orankhula Unions. These activities are really essential for the three communities (Christian, Hindu and Muslim) in this area. We now have 18 staff in the VHP. Among them, five are supervisors and the rest are health assistants or general staff.
My name is Semita Rema. I am from the Garo Christian community in Thanarbaid village. I am 58 years old. My husband, Monuj Nokrek, is a farmer. I have three sons and one daughter. My oldest son has completed a diploma in nursing, my middle son owns a tea stall and my youngest son is a driver. My daughter is a garment worker.
I am working as a supervisor in the Kailakuri Village Health Program (VHP). But I have also worked as an outpatient and inpatient...