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Updated at: 2023/06/08

Available Services

Below are some of the health services offered at Kaapoka Health Center (Main Hospital); 

  • Comprehensive primary health care (Maternal and child health care, including Immunizations, Pre-natal care, post-natal care, and Consultations for children) 
  • Consultations for adults: diagnosis and treatment of illnesses such as diarrhea, pneumonia, malaria, diabetes, hypertension, etc. 
  • Basic nursing services (Cleaning and dressing of wounds 
  • Basic laboratory services (Rapid tests for malaria, blood tests including for blood sugar levels, etc.) 
  • Pharmacy services (Provision of medicine available to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees’ Essential Medicines and Medical Supplies List) 
  • Psychiatric treatment for persons with mental illness 
  • Medical services for Sexual and Gender Based Violence survivors 
  • Comprehensive maternity services and maternity wards 

Preventive services

  • Immunizations for all the children below the age of 5 years 
  • Oral Polio Vaccine (Polio Vaccine) 
  • Pentavalent Vaccine – Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus, Hepatitis B and Haemophilus Influenza Vaccine 
  • Rota Virus vaccine 
  • Pneumococcal Vaccine 
  • Measles Rubella Vaccine 
  • Vitamin A 
  • Yellow Fever Vaccine 
  • Covid –19 vaccinations 
  • Tetanus vaccination 
  • Human Papillomavirus Vaccinations 

Reproductive Health services

  • Maternal health care 
  • Pre-natal care 
  • Post-natal care 
  • Ante-natal Care 
  • Family Planning Services 
  • High-risk Clinic  
  • Preventing Mother-to-Child Transmission Services  
  • Post-abortion care  
  • Cervical cancer Screening  

Human Immunodeficiency Virus

  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - counselling and testing services  
  • Care and treatment services 
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus /Sexually Transmitted Infections Prevention services  
  • Stigma reduction and advocacy 
  • Key population services 


  • Screening 
  • Prevention of Tuberculosis in Human Immunodeficiency Virus patients 
  • TB Active Case Finding 

Community Health Program

Community Health Promotion by Community health promoters who follow up clients at the community level e.g., pregnant mothers, Non-Communicable Disease clients, defaulter tracing  

Eligibility Requirements for Health Care Services at Kaapoka Health Center (Main Hospital);

  • EMR card is required.  
  • Cervical cancer screening, Antenatal Care/Postnatal Care, Post abortion care services are provided for women only.  
  • HPV vaccination services are provided for children.  
  • All services are provided for regardless of the gender or sexual orientation.  
  • Immunizations services for children: HPV (10 to 15 years girls), immunizable childhood infections (below the age of 5 years).  
  • Services are free. 
  • Services available to refugees, asylum seekers and members of the host community.  
  • Provision of medicine available to the United Nations High Commission for Refugees’ Essential Medicines and Medical Supplies List. 

Focal Persons' Contact Information (Referrals)

Facility in Charge 

Telephone: +254715913104

Open 24/7.

Contact Information


Don Bosco Vocational Training Center, Kakuma 1, Kakuma, Kenya


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