OF THE SAINT BENEDICT MENNI HEALTH CENTER
FOR PEOPLE AFFECTED BY EBOLA AND THEIR FAMILY
FOR PATIENTS WITH MENTAL DiSEASE
The Saint Benedict Menni Health Center is located near Pipeline Road, in the Paynesville neighborhood, northwest of Monrovia, the capital of Liberia.
Liberia is a West African state located between Sierra Leone, Guinea and Ivory Coast. It covers an area of 111,370 km2 (approximately the size of Portugal) and has a population of 4.4 million inhabitants, of which about 2 million live in Monrovia.
The country has recently gone through two successive civil wars (1989 – 1996 and 1999 – 2003), which caused the deaths of more than 200,000 people and the almost total devastation of the country, which is among the seven poorest in the world.
It has one of the highest rates of infant mortality, which claims 71 lives in every 1,000 births, and has an unemployment rate of 80%.
On December 2, 2017, the Mental Health Unit for Women of the We Are Like You grand opening was held, with the ...07 December, 2017
SAINT JOHN OF GOD (1495-1550)
SAINT BENEDICT MENNI (1841-1914)