WHO WE ARE
To create awareness of neurological conditions, inform, educate, support and advocate for people affected by these conditions in Sub-Sahara Africa
Health, independence and well-being for every person in Sub-Sahara Africa with Neurological condition.
The Organisation: Brain & Spine Foundation Africa (BSFA) is an operational registered non-Governmental/Charity Organisation (NGO).
Mission: BSFA was founded to create public awareness of Brain and Spinal Conditions, inform, educate, support and advocate for people affected by these conditions in Sub-Saharan African countries.
We intend to expose the huge burden (financial, emotional & physical) associated with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention in Nigeria and Sub-Saharan Africa while focusing on ways to prevent, manage and reduce these burdens which thrive on the general ignorance that has bedevilled over 40 million Nigerians (more in Africa) across age, gender and geography.
Vision: Health, Independence and Well-being for every person in Sub-Saharan Africa affected with neurological condition.
The overall aim is to expose the burden of deadly Brain and Spine pathologies (conditions) as well as the trauma that exist in our country Nigeria and Africa in general while enabling needed interventions in proven cases of indigence. The Foundation aims to create awareness of neurological conditions and improve the quality of life for people with neurological disorders and to reduce neurological disability by providing a national focus for research, education, support and information.
Specific Objectives: Our specific objectives as an organization is to accomplish the under listed among others:
a} To create public and institutional awareness of the huge burden(financial, emotional and physical) associated with the diagnosis, treatment and management of Brain and Spinal Diseases/Disorders and Injuries/Trauma.
b} Generate massive nationwide advocacy for regular checks, highlighting early warning signs, symptoms and red flags to look out for.
C} To educate the public on optimal Brain and Spine Health; encompassing nutrition and exercise to prevent spinal and brain injuries.
d} To raise funds that will serve as an endowment/revolving reservoir that will enable the financial support of affected indigent individuals and their families during treatment.
e} To improve the quality of life of affected individuals by facilitating group interaction and psycho-social support for survivors and their careers.
f} To take this awareness campaign to various academic/medical institutions and sensitize the students and stimulate their interests in the discipline in view of bridging the paucity of professionals in neurological fields.
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