Makongeni Health Centre is a community hospital which is located at the community area where the majority of the population are low income earners and slum dwellers. It is funded by the government to help reach the needs of the local community. Volunteers need to be qualified medical professionals or students in training. There are opportunities to gain experience in all aspects of the hospital services offered including Community Medical Outreach.
The total cost for one month would be around £2350, and for three months, around £4000. This includes return air fare, food and accommodation, travel insurance, a visa and the Christians Abroad administrative fee.