Community Based Health Care Many of the St John Establishments organises community health outreach to provide medical care that are easily accessible to the poor, elderly, disabled and people living in rural areas. Across Africa, St John provides eye clinics, home based care for people who are ill and homebound, including people living with HIV. Volunteers in Malawi, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe promotes maternal and child health. In Kenya, sickness and disease is rife in poverty stricken slum villages. With poor sanitation and hygiene challenges, infection spreads quickly and this can prove fatal in case of children. St John Ambulance Kenya provides medical check up and medicine to those who cannot afford healthcare services. All members and volunteers of St John are committed to serving the sick and vulnerable and saving the lives of anyone in need.