Christian Health Association of Lesotho

Inter CHAL Games 2019
 

This year the Inter CHAL Games were hosted by Seboche Mission Hospital, Botha-Bothe. Six of eight CHAL hospitals participated in this games and were: Paray Hospital, Seboche Hospital, ‘Mamohau Hospital, Tebellong Hospital, Scott Hospital and St. Joseph’s Hospital. These hospitals compe...ted in athletics, netball, volleyball, soccer and pool. Tebellong Hospital tookthe trophy in ladies’ athletics, while Seboche hospital was the second runner up and Paray Hospital the third. For men’s athletics St. Joseph’s Hospital came first, Seboche hospital took the second position and Paray Hospital came third. For netball, Paray Hospital took the trophy, while Tebellong Hospital took the second position and St. Joseph’s Hospital came the third. For volleyball games, St. Joseph’s Hospital won all the matches taking the first position, then Seboche with the second position while ‘Mamohau and Tebellong was a tie for third position. St. Joseph’s Hospital won the trophy for soccer, Paray Hospital took the second place, while Tebellong and Scott was a tie for third position. Seboche Hospital won pool games taking the first position, Tebellong Hospital took the second position and Paray Hospital came third. The overall winner was Paray Hospital and Seboche was awarded a host ward as a token of appreciation for hosting the games. Full Story here


CHAL Nurses Training Institutions Graduations 2019
 

CHAL NTI operates 4 nursing institutions, namely: Scott College of Nursing, Pa...ray School of Nursing, Roma College of Nursing and Maluti Adventist College. Each year these institutions enrol students in diploma and certificate programs for nursing. Paray School of Nursing and Scott College of Nursing offer three nursing programs; Certificate in Nursing assistance, Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery, while Roma College of Nursing and Maluti Adventist College offer only two programs; Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery. This year, 66 graduates received their certificates in Nursing Assistant program, 189 in Diploma in General Nursing and 157 in Diploma in Midwifery. Full Story here


Monthly Trainings for village health workers
  

Maluti Hospital has embarked on monthly trainings for Village Health Workers to ensure that they provide proper health services to their comm...unities. This month of October, the training focused on AMR (Antimicrobial resistance) preventive strategies that can be done at community level with main focus on TB, HIV, HPV and gastroenteritis in children under the age of 5 years. Preventative strategies discussed were those that will not incur any costs to implement in everyday life and these activities include: Full Story here


WHO WE ARE

CHAL is a voluntary organization of six member churches, namely; The Anglican Church in Lesotho, The Assemblies of God Church, The Assemblies of God Church, The Lesotho Evangelical Church in Southern Africa, The Roman Catholic Church, and The Seventh Day Adventist Church of Southern Africa. The Association was registered in Lesotho in 1974 under the Societies Act following some historical developments briefly discussed below. CHAL currently provides about 40% of health care in Lesotho and is a key partner of the GoL in the health sector. Among the member churches they own 8 hospitals and 71 health centres throughout Lesotho