At 10/months,baby joy weighs 5.2kgs which is alarming and extremely dangerous for her health. The infant was diagnosed with pneumonia a month ago which led to her hospitalization at a local public health facility. Malnutrition was also sited as a major problem. The baby lives with her mom in a very scanty and wanting condition. Despite having difficulties accessing food,the two sleep on cold floor with her mom doing odd jobs to survive.
Nearly 73,000 children in Kenya are severely malnourished and at risk of dying from drought-related hunger unless urgent aid is made immediately available.
Funds raised will help the baby;
1. Access special treatment from better a healthcare facility with the attention of certified specialists.
2. Get her a health insurance cover.
3. Buy her clothes,a bed ,warm bedding and get them (the mom and the baby)better shelter.
4. Fund Joy's mother start a small business that can sustain her financially in future so she can provide to the baby.