Who we are
The Cystic Fibrosis Association of the Act is a not for profit charity organisation that seeks to provide supportive services for children who have been diagnosed with cystic fibrosis and living in the community. After carefully looking at the number of children who are born with the cystic fibrosis on a daily basis, the some concerned people decided to form the Cystic Fibrosis Association in order to help provide the much needed support service for such children and their families.
It is the vision of the Association to help create a community where people get to live their lives without any hindrance from cystic fibrosis.
It is the mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Association of the Act to help in improving the standard of living of each and every individual with cystic fibrosis so that they can reach their optimum best in life.
It is the aim of the Association to render various supportive and educational services to each and every individual who has been diagnosed with cystic fibrosis.
Services provided by the Cystic Fibrosis Association of the Act
The Association in its bid to help curb the incidence of cystic fibrosis and its adverse effects on people has a number of services which are rendered to each and every individual with cystic fibrosis. Some of these essential services include;
- To advocate for the provision of better healthcare services for individuals diagnosed with cystic fibrosis.
- The provision of educational resources that are aimed at broadening the knowledge base of people who have cystic fibrosis and those who help take care of them.
- The provision of age-group support services
The keeping fit with CF program
This is a program that organises a variety of activities which are all targeted at helping individuals with cystic fibrosis to participate in order to exercise whilst having fun at the same time.
The In-Home Care program
This involves the provision of useful services to people diagnosed with cystic fibrosis who may need additional services in the various homes that they are.
The essential vitamins program
This involves the provision of vital vitamins which given to people with cystic fibrosis to help their bodies to get the required amount of vitamins.
The Association also provides a number of appropriate equipments that help to reduce the amount of mucous in a person with cystic fibrosis.
How you can support the Cystic Fibrosis Association of the Act
The services rendered by the Association are strictly on a not-for-profit basis and therefore it entreats people to offer their support. The following are some of the avenues through which such support can be offered by the general public;
- Make a donation
- Undertake volunteer activities for the Association
- Organise fundraising activities for the Association
- Become a corporate partner of the Association
- Go with any of the membership plans of the Association
- Take active part in the what’s on activities organised by the Association
There are a lot of people who have cystic fibrosis living in the communities; the Association therefore awaits your support in order to cater for all of them.