Home Based Care

St John Malawi provides home based care/ nurse aide training to volunteers and and individuals who care and support chronically ill patients, elders and children in homes and communities. St John Volunteers provide such support in the townships of Ndirande and Mbayani in Blantyre; and in Kauma, Chiuzira and Chimbalanga areas in Lilongwe.

So far, 196 St John volunteers and 136 individuals have been trained in Home Based Care/Nurse Aide. The training includes modules such as Nurse aide and community, Primary health care, Daily Maintenance od a patient's health status, Special Care, The Patient's Family among others.