STRENGThENING ADVOCACY FOR HEALTH AND EDUCATION ENGAGEMENT
Tel: +1 703-634-5226
STRENGTHENING ADVOCACY FOR HEALTH & EDUCATION ENGAGEMENT
"To improve the journey of humanity especially for women and girls with an outcome for a healthy nation. We accomplish this mission by providing educational resources and workshops to help establish better health practices, increased self-worth, reduce anxiety, and improve tolerance for diverse views and ideas."
- Sahee Project -
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Nonye Aghanya RN, MSc, FNP-C
Chief Executive Director (Chair)
Nonye Aghanya obtained a Master of Science degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Pace University, New York and has worked in various healthcare settings. She currently works in retail clinic in Virginia. She is the author of 2 books “Simple Tips to Developing A Productive Clinician-Patient Relationship” and “Principles For Overcoming Communication Anxiety and Improving Trust”.
In May 2019, she published an online school Communication Academy and courses in her school have received accreditation from the Accreditation Council For Continuing Medical Education for granting Continuing education credits to Physicians and Nurses in the United States and beyond. Her contents are based on research study results and on her numerous interactions with diverse groups of individuals in different healthcare settings across various cities for close to 30 years. A lifetime member of International Nurses Association and a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Trustees.
Nonye is married and has 4 daughters.
Eunice Iruoma Ifeanyichukwu
Cheif Executive Officer (President)
Eunice Iruoma Ifeanyichukwu is a Mentor, evangelist, Coordinator and the Chief Technical Officer 1 for the post-primary schools Management Board with a Diploma in mathematics from University of Maiduguri Nigeria and B.Sc. in Cooperative Management. She is a contemporary, Charismatic and inspirational leader. She has contributed to countless charitable campaigns by vetting designs, mentored students to win the merit award as the overall best in an essay competition the theme ‘Girls Right to sustainable Development “. She generated the ideas from 2.0 Mindset and leadership compass of USAID civil Society Project. She is also the Public Relations Officer of All FARMERS ASSOCIATION of Nigeria, Enugu State.
As the State Coordinator of the NGO, “Women can lead Champions” her organization focuses on Development, Education and Empowerment using relevant skills and tools. An orchestrator of action, with an inclination of the role of play maker, she facilitates creativity in others and thus brings focus and direction to activities. She has emerged as a global influencer on social media where her positive posts and video messages have received over 10 million views and prompted engagements from people from all parts of the globe. Her coordination of women and youth have led to positive alliances and complementary relationships.
She enjoys working with a variety of people to achieve a common goal so she continues to enhance her knowledge and has completed various courses as follows: Courses on improving communication/trust in healthcare, occupational safety and health, Diversity, Sensitivity and Inclusion, Women’s Empowerment, Leadership skills for high performance, humanitarian Aid Worker, Emotional Intelligence. She loves music, horseback riding, reading, writing, and traveling.
CAUSES AND INITIATIVES WE SUPPORT
WHAT WE DO
EDUCATION AND GUIDANCE COUNSELING
Provision of adequate education is instrumental to helping women and girls of any nation break out of the vicious cycle which entraps unskilled, illiterate, and resource-poor citizens of that nation. Through education, counseling, and workshops, THE SAHEE PROJECT will empower at-risk girls to mature into well educated, emancipated, gainfully employed, and self-sufficient women.
PREVENTIVE HEALTH WORKSHOPS
Provision for preventive healthcare education on various topics such as maternal and childhood immunizations to reduce the risk of disease outbreak e.g. polio, tetanus, measles, mumps, whooping cough, tuberculosis, chicken pox etc.
Psycho-social and guidance counseling for making good life choices such as recognizing signs of domestic abuse and taking actions to avert abuse, prevention of early pregnancies. Safe practices for prevention of acute ailments as Urinary tract infections, sexually transmitted diseases etc.
Provide information on proper nutrition highlighting the basic foods and nutrition for sustaining adequate health, growth, and development.
To help provide opportunities for adequate education through financial assistance or provision of school supplies to the deserving underserved and underprivileged students.
CREATE CAPACITY BUILDING OPPORTUNITIES
Arrange projects that incorporate approaches for advocacy in health, education and agricultural sectors. Organize and refine cluster and feedback strategies to ensure ongoing performance improvements.
VALUE BASED EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS
We engage in school visits and student educational workshop to promote value based education for increasing self-worth, reducing anxieties, improving tolerance for diverse views/ideologies, while attaining useful leadership skills. The SAHEE Project looks to empower women and girls to achieve equal access to education, healthcare, job opportunities, and representation in economic decision-making processes. This will not only benefit individual societies but humanity at large.
Through provision of educational workshops and distribution of healthcare resources, the SAHEE project looks to accomplish better healthcare practices by establishing more trusting relationships between healthcare providers and patients in clinical settings.
MEDICAL/NURSING CONFERENCE ATTENDANCE
We attend and participate in medical and nursing conferences and discuss with healthcare practitioners “participants” such topics as the effective use of communication for trust development in healthcare settings with following objectives for health conference attendees:
1.)Participants are empowered to confidently provide efficient care to all patients of various attitudes/anxieties/personalities
2.)Participants learn how to successfully interact with patients with diverse attitudes and build great clinician-patient relationships during clinical consultations
3.)Participants learn how to assist patients to feel comfortable in their presence, especially when patients attitudes are a manifestation of their underlying anxieties about the clinical experience
4.)Share with colleagues are the simple tips for improving the soft skill of patient-clinician communication to ensure a productive visit for all patients of various diversities, emotional characteristics and attitudes.
RESOURCES / MEDIA
SIMPLE TIPS TO DEVELOPING A PRODUCTIVE CLINICIAN-PATIENT RELATIONSHIP
This book provides both patients and clinicians with the needed tools for effective communication that result in meaningful and rewarding clinician-patient relationships.
PRINCIPLES FOR OVERCOMING COMMUNICATION ANXIETY AND IMPROVING TRUST
This book provides vital resources for overcoming communication anxiety and
improving trust in the general population including various settings as education,
healthcare, law enforcement, hospitality etc.
FACEBOOK INTERVIEW WITH LACHELLE ADKINS
Nonye Aghanya and LaChelle Adkins connect and discuss ways to communicate with patients and healthcare providers. Nonye tells us about how her experience as a patient with her own health led her on this journey.
AUTHOR NONYE T. AGHANYA AUDIO INTERVIEW
Do you sometimes feel anxious about speaking to someone else, especially getting to know an unfamiliar person in various settings as School, Corporate, Healthcare, Recreational environments etc.? Given our various individual personalities, past and present ideologies, and the ever-advancing communication technology, effective communication that result in genuine connection and trust development have eluded many in the general population resulting in mistrust and poor...
MOTIVATIONAL MESSAGE OF EMPOWERMENT, UNITY AND POSITIVE OUTLOOK(LINKEDIN)
Follow the #seeddifferently movement
INTERVIEW WITH TODAY NEWS AFRICA/USA PUBLICATION
The amazing stories of Africans living in the United States are rarely told in the United States where most people in the news are often white. Kids who grow up watching television or browsing new sites often end up believing the world ends in california and starts in New York. They May also end up believing that success, peace, care, love and intelligence are all white while failure...
YOUTUBE MESSAGE FROM NONYE AGHANYA
A short video from one of our co-founders
EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES ON FEAR/ANXIETY MANAGEMENT
Available resources exist for healthcare providers and health administrators towards efficient patient fear management techniques for effective care delivery.
Watch our cofounder’s Collaborative effort with Dr. R. Michael Fisher
Founder/Director, The Fearology Institute
Adjunct Faculty, Werklund School of Education
University of Calgary, AB, Canada
Who We've Helped
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
"When planted, the seed found inside a fruit germinates into a plant. Hence the seed remains the most important part of growth. Keep on sowing your seed, for you never know which will grow – perhaps it all will”
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3213 Duke Street #202. Alexandria, VA 22314