Posts Tagged: health

A Day in Darmaji Hamlet with Komang and Wayan

I Komang Jati lives with his wife, and their two children in Darmaji hamlet, Ban village. They are waiting for construction to begin on their first toilet and bathroom facility. On a recent EBPP visit, we asked some questions to learn more about their access to water, and their motivations… Read more »

By Chanelle Lauren Cox, EBPP Documentary Volunteer 13th February 2012: I have been assisting with the development of an awareness video for East Bali Poverty Project (EBPP) for the past few weeks. Over this time, I have become very familiar with various footage and images of suffering communities, EBPP programs,… Read more »

EBPP Health team teach the children correct hand washing at PlaygroupAll mothers in the community have not worried about their children’s health since EBPP started providing mother-baby posyandu (monthly health post) in 2003Amy Cardamone, EBPP Public Health Volunteer Playgroup specialist, joins the children in the “play and learn” playgroup programme

By Lindsay Burns, EBPP Volunteer WOMEN who divorce their husbands and become single working mums through choice are incredibly rare in Bali. But it was these exact circumstances that led 27-year-old Kadek Indah to the doors of EBPP, where she became the first local woman to actively help the villagers…. Read more »

Kadek Indah doing IDD awareness programme to the communityxxxxxxxxIDD awareness

By Lindsay Burns, EBPP Volunteer THE discovery of whole families left brain-damaged by their meagre diet led East Bali Poverty Project (EBPP) founder, David Booth, to seek international aid in 1999 – enabling EBPP to eventually initiate 27 hamlet-based health clinics, providing better access to health care for the 3,500… Read more »


By Lindsay White and Aaron Fishman – Volunteer Health Advisers November 27, 2011 – What do you put on a wound to stop bleeding?  Cobwebs?  Leaves?  Gasoline? During our 2 months working with EBPP, we taught the staff quite a bit about first aid, but may have learned just as… Read more »

Aaron’s Wilderness First Aid training to enthusiastic EBPP staff in EBPP Ban officeAaron and Lindsay with EBPP’s Nengah Semeng and Kadek Indah and their respective daughters (Kadek’s is the 7 year old!)Aaron trains EBPP Health Team in wound care practice