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Uganda



Wheelsblog: Uganda (28.10.16)

Wheelsblog: Uganda (28.10.16)

Departure from normal, two of our members went out on a home visit to see one lady of 85 who is blind and unable to join in on community life. With a wheelchair we... read more »

Wheelsblog: Uganda (27.10.16)

Wheelsblog: Uganda (27.10.16)

We were greeted with clear blue skies and relentless sun and were very very grateful for the shaded veranda. The tent had been full on our arrival. One group had started out at 2am... read more »

Wheelsblog: Uganda (26.10.16)

Wheelsblog: Uganda (26.10.16)

Today was our rest day, although few British people would describe spending six hours on a bus as restful! Indeed Helen, who wasn’t feeling 100% in the morning and had chosen to stay behind,... read more »

Wheelsblog: Uganda (25.10.16)

Wheelsblog: Uganda (25.10.16)

Day 3 started a bit later than anticipated as one of the team had to embrace the African experience of trying to “quickly” purchase a sim card to make contact with his family in... read more »

Wheelsblog: Uganda (24.10.16)

Wheelsblog: Uganda (24.10.16)

The first day of our distribution started very early, leaving at 8am. After a detour to avoid a stranded lorry (these things happen in Africa) we arrived on site to be greeted by our... read more »

Wheels working with RILD in Uganda

Wheels working with RILD in Uganda

April 2011 saw a small but dedicated Wheels for the World team travel out to Uganda to work with local partners, RILD, on the distribution of mobility aids and Bibles to nearly... read more »

Wheels to Uganda

Wheels to Uganda

Through the Roof will be sending a Wheels for the World wheelchair distribution team to Uganda in June 2010.  This will be our first time in Uganda, partnering with Non Government Organisation RILD (Response... read more »

Wheels in Uganda 2012 - Phil's Blog

Wheels in Uganda 2012 - Phil's Blog

The Wheels team are working in Uganda from the 27th June to the 7th July. We'll be posting regular blog updates from team member, Phil Green. Thank you to Phil (and all the... read more »

Wheels in Uganda -- Phil's Blog, Days 8 and 9

Wheels in Uganda -- Phil's Blog, Days 8 and 9

Thursday 5th July - Day 8 Started the morning with what seems like a routine now and I have it down to a fine art, so I can afford to stay in bed an extra... read more »

Wheels in Uganda - Phil's Blog, Day 7

Wheels in Uganda - Phil's Blog, Day 7

Wednesday 4th July Normal procedure now.. up and showered.  Still cold and I haven’t been stupid enough to see if its still shocking.  Breakfast out the way then we waited for our driver.  He was... read more »

Wheels in Uganda - Phil's blog, day 6

Wheels in Uganda - Phil's blog, day 6

Tuesday 3nd July I think I should be sleep deprived but remarkably woke up at 6:30 after about 4 hours sleep.  We had breakfast at 7 and the minibus was ready for us... read more »

Wheels in Uganda - Phil's Blog, Day 4

Wheels in Uganda - Phil's Blog, Day 4

Sunday 1st July Sunday started with a lie in for me, I got out of bed a whole 10 minutes later than normal since breakfast was still at 8am. Church service started at 9:30... read more »

Wheels in Uganda - Day 3

Wheels in Uganda - Day 3

Saturday 30th June  - Day 3 “Shocking” shower still not fixed but I am getting used to the cold waking me up in the mornings.  I didn’t sleep much though due to a bad sore... read more »

Wheels in Uganda - Day 2

Wheels in Uganda - Day 2

Friday 29th June, 2012 Day two... finally got some well needed sleep but started the day with a cold shower since its still waiting to be fixed, but thats ok it woke me... read more »

Wheels in Uganda (Sunday 23.10.16)

Wheels in Uganda (Sunday 23.10.16)

Wheels for the World are hard at work in Uganda from the 21st October to the 2nd November, and they'll be reporting back with blog posts and updates whenever time and internet connections allow.... read more »

Wheels in Kumi, Uganda (14.06.17)

Wheels in Kumi, Uganda (14.06.17)

Our team are now on the way to Kumi, Uganda, for a ten day Wheels for the World distribution working in partnership with Elspeth Robinson and Kumi Hospital. The team, led by Rob... read more »

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