Kakuma: Health Care - Lochangamor Dispensary/Clinic (Clinic 4) (IRC)

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Kakuma: Health Care - Lochangamor Dispensary/Clinic (Clinic 4) (IRC) logo
Last updated: 8/10/2023


Health Care Services

  • 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
  • Emergency services – First Aid, trauma management, etc.

Preventive services

1. Immunizations of 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

2. Immunization of pregnant and the injured with Tetanus 

3. Human Papillomavirus Vaccinations to girls between 10 to 15 years of age

Reproductive Health /Community Health Program /Human Immunodeficiency Virus & Tuberculosis Services

Reproductive Health

  • 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 (HIV)

  • 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
  • Tuberculosis 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 Diseases clients, defaulter tracing

Eligibility requirements

  • No appointment requirements. 
  • Antenatal Care/Postnatal Care, cervical cancer screening, post abortion care services are provided for women only
  • Immunization available for children below 5 years of age, and between 10 to 15 years of age
  • Services are provided for LGBTQI+ individuals
  • Services are available to refugees, asylum seekers and members of the host community
  • Provision of medicine available to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees’ Essential Medicines and Medical Supplies List

Accessibility Information

  • This location has female staff
  • This location has separate bathrooms for men and women
  • All services listed are free of charge
  • Interpretation is consistently available at this premises for Nuer, Arabic, Turkana, French, Dinka, Didinka, Somali, Ethiopian, Burundi, Congolese, Rwandese languages 
  • Sign language communication is available
  • Female interpreters are available for French, Arabic, Turkana, Nuer, Didinka.Burundi, Congolese, Rwandese languages  
  • Ambulances are available for live saving emergencies - Kakuma 1 – 0719105775, Kakuma 2, 3, 4 – 0719105549


  • Kakuma 1, Zone 1, Block 9, Opposite Kakuma 1 Basketball Court

Opening Hours

08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
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