ABOUT US

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.

VISION

A Sierra Leone free of Viral Hepatitis.

MISSION STATEMENT

Prevention by harnessing vulnerable groups to achieve elimination.

OUR FOCUS

Partner with relevant stakeholders in finding the missing millions.

Mission Statement

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.

Our Commitment We promise the best quality

Creating awareness on viral hepatitis through community engagement and media outreach.

Creating Awareness

Creating awareness on viral hepatitis through community engagement and media outreach.
Developing strategic partnership with Institutions to help us achieve our aim.

Partnership

Developing strategic partnership with Institutions to help us achieve our aim.
Research on prevalence and risk factors associated with the disease.

Research

Research on prevalence and risk factors associated with the disease.
Mass screening exercises for Viral Hepatitis Hepatitis B and C.

Screening

Mass screening exercises for Viral Hepatitis Hepatitis B and C.
Development and operation of a functional patient support group.

Patient Support

Development and operation of a functional patient support group.
Creating awareness on viral hepatitis through community engagement and media outreach

Sensitization

Creating awareness on viral hepatitis through community engagement and media outreach

Our Gallary photos of our work