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The World Health Organization’s global status report on Alcohol, 2014 stated that Uganda had one of the highest alcohol and substance abuse rates in the World. With over half of Uganda’s population aged below 24 years, school going adolescents and young people part of these statistics.It is beca... Read More

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The World Health Organization’s global status report on Alcohol, 2014 stated that Uganda had one of the highest alcohol and substance abuse rates in the World. With over half of Uganda’s population aged below 24 years, school going adolescents and young people part of these statistics.

It is because of these that MHAAB Uganda exists with an aim of combining efforts with other stakeholders to lend a helping hand in scaling down the magnitude of mental health disorders that are increasing at an alarming rate in urban and rural settings alike.


WORK PLAN FOR PROJECT ACTIVITIES FOR  ONE YEAR 2019/2020

Activity

Period

Quantity

Total Cost

Responsible Person

Community mobilization

   Jan 2019- May 2019

 

$4.000

MHAAB Crew

Mapping & baseline survey

  February  2019

 

$1.857

MHAAB Crew

Travels and transport costs

January2019-May 2019

 

$10.500

MHAAB & External Specialists

 Partnership with stakeholders

January2019-May 2019

 

$2.000

MHAAB Directors

Recruiting& appointment of staff

March  2019

 

$ 2.450

MHAAB Management

Developing trainers manuals

April  2019

 

$ 2.900

MHAAB & External Specialists

Procuring tools for the project.

March  2019

 

$5.350

MHAAB Management

Radio talk shows

 August 2019- January 2020

Monthly times 2  stations

$10.285

MHAAB Team & Facilitators

TV talk shows

June 2019 –march  2020

Monthly times 3 stations

$15.071

MHAAB Team & Other Facilitators

Newspaper articles

June 2019 -March 2020

Weekly times 5 newspapers

$1.490

MHAAB Team & Other Facilitators

Training and venues.

June 2019

 

$ 5.080

MHAAB & External Specialists

Community outreaches

June 2019-May2020

 

$6.645

MHAAB Team & Facilitators

Coordination and Supervision of Activities

February  2019 -May 2020

 

$2.935

Coordinator &Other Facilitators.

Seminars & workshops

July 2019- May 2020

 

$6.298

MHAAB CREW

Psychological camps.

July 2019 -May 2020

 

$6.910

MHAAB & External Specialists

 youth empowerment activities.

July  2019 - May 2020

 

$10.339

MHAAB Team

Follow-ups in community &rehab

September 2019 - May 2020

 

$2.340

MHAAB Staff

Report writings and Presentations

June 2019-May 2020

 

$1.500

MHAAB Team

Project Evaluation

 Dec 2019

 

$2.050

External Evaluators

Estimated Annual Program Expenses (US$)

$100.000

MHAAB &Partners.

 


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Mental Health Promotion Among Adolescent

Christine Atwiine, on behalf of

Mental health awareness and beyond (MHAAB)

According to WHO report, (2017) entitled “Depression and other common mental disorders: Global Health Estimates”, Uganda has been ranked 6th in Africa with the highest cases of mental disorders. The World Health Organization’s global status report on Alcohol, 2014 stated that Uganda had one of the highest alcohol and substance abuse rates in the World. With over half of Uganda’s population aged below 24 years, school going adolescents and young people part of these statistics.

Christine Atwiine

Christine Atwiine is a professional clinical psychologist with masters from makerere university, bachelors degree in medical education from the same university,diploma in midwifery and post basic diploma in health leadership and management.MHAAB was founded after seeing how mental illness is on i

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