KnowHep Foundation Sierra Leone (knowhep-SL)
Sierra Leone knowHep Foundation was founded in 2019 by a Sierra leonean called Manal Ghazzawi. Miss Manal is a pharmacist by profession and because of his passion for the profession and the love of Sierra Leone, she discovered the need to establish a community-based organization Sierra Leone knowHep Foundation due to the rising cases of viral hepatitis especially hepatitis B. She then decided to enroll competent members in the health care profession that could efficiently run the Foundation.
A Sierra Leone free of Viral Hepatitis.
Prevention by harnessing vulnerable groups to achieve elimination.
Partner with relevant stakeholders in finding the missing millions.
To prevent all the viral hepatitis spread amongst people or patients and their families.
To provide treatment, care support and psychosocial support for infected and affected people and their families.
To provide protection from stigma and discrimination in the houses, churches, market places and offices living with or affected by hepatitis B.
Promoting disease awareness, supporting immunization and treatment initiatives and serving as the primary source of information for patients and their families and the general public.