Maria & Darion

Maria and Darison are both sickle cell patients who stay with their mother in Bunono – Katabi Town Council in Wakiso District.

During an interview with the mother, she reveals that her two daughters especially Maria who suffers from stroke often, a condition that hasparalized her left arm leaves her helpless and wondors what the future holds for her two daughters.

Her worry is lack of money to meet hospital bills during the crisis for her two daughters, she says her daughters have fallen sick at the same time often and she has to spend over 1million Uganda Shillings every 3 months. She also added that “My daughters’ condition needs my presence all times whereas I have to look for money for food as well.”