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The Christian Health Association of Nigeria

we are Passionate in making Nigeria Health Care Better Again.

CHAN is an umbrella organization Founded in 1973 by the Catholic Bishops conference of Nigeria (CBCN), the Christian Council of Nigeria (CCN), and the Northern Christian Medical Advisory Council of Nigeria (NCMAC) fondly called “Founding Fathers”CHAN was legally registered with Corporate Affairs Commission ( CAC) in 1978,The main aim  of CHAN is  to facilitate cooperation and fellowship among members, strengthening their capacities and coordinating their activities so as to attain the highest level of healthcare for the people of Nigeria within the framework of National health policies through the member Institutions,Presently, there are 685 registered members whose activities are carried out in over 5000 health facilities of various sizes located predominantly in rural areas and some in the urban areas.The health facilities are owned by more than 20 various Church denominations that operate health services in Nigeria.

  • CHAN Members are found in 35 out of 36 states of the Federation providing different levels of health care delivery services (except  Zamfara)
  • Our motto is reaching the unreached, thus most of our members are rural based and in hard to reach areas.
  • The services offered by CHAN are freely and easily accessed by all and the health care providers do not discriminate.
  • The main aim is to strengthen and coordinate church sponsored health care programmes and activities in the country within the National health policy and framework.
  • CHAN has partnered with the GoN at all levels since its inception

      Our Values

  • Empowering individuals and  institutions
  • Personal integrity, commitment to our shared vision and mission and excellence in our work
  • Team work, and concern for the rights of others
  • Reliance on God and the power of the Holy Spirit to help us in the enormous tasks.
  • Transparency accountability and stewardship of what God has put in our charge.

ZONE A

Zone A office of CHAN is located in Jalingo, Taraba state. Zone A comprises of 8 states including Jigawa, Yobe, Borno, Gombe, Bauchi, Adamawa, Taraba, and Benue. Mr. Felixson Franklyn is the Zonal Coordinator and the chairman of the zone is Dr. Micah Madaki. PROJECTS THE ZONE HAS BENEFITED FROM 2020 TO DATE. Projects - Supported by 1. Advocacy Project – Bread for the World in Germany 2. COVID-19 Intervention Project- Difaem in Germany 3. ACHAP- IMA Borehole Project- ACHAP 4. . Training/Dialogue between Health Care workers, Religious Leaders and Persons Living with HIV on ending HIV Stigma and Discrimination by UNAIDS/ ACHAP






ZONE B

Zone B has its office in Plateau State, with 13 states under it. They are Plateau State, Kaduna State, Nasarawa State, Niger State, Kogi State, Kwara State, Bauchi State, Kano State, Kastina State, Sokoto State, Jigawa State, Kebbi State and Zamfara State. The Current Chairman of the Zone is Dr. Sunday Lengmang while the zonal coordinator is Mrs. Beauty Irelosimhe Onekpe. SOME OF THE PROJECTS THE ZONE HAS BENEFITED FROM 2020 TO DATE. Projects - Supported by 1. Advocacy Project – Bread for the World in Germany 2. COVID-19 Intervention Project- Difaem in Germany 3. ACHAP- IMA Borehole Project- ACHAP 4. Base of the Pyramid Project- Novo nordisk 5. Training/Dialogue between Health Care workers, Religious Leaders and Persons Living with HIV on ending HIV Stigma and Discrimination by UNAIDS/ ACHAP

ZONE C

Emekuku, Owerri. The states that make up Zone C are namely: Enugu, Ebonyi, Cross River, Rivers, Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Imo and Anambra states. The Zonal Coordinator of Zone C is Mr. Chijioke Okafor. The Zonal Chairman is Dr. Douglas Nkemdilim PROJECTS THE ZONE HAS BENEFITED FROM 2020 Till date. Projects - Supported by 1. Advocacy Project – Bread for the World in Germany 2. COVID-19 Intervention Project- Difaem in Germany 3. ACHAP- IMA Borehole Project- ACHAP 4. Base of the Pyramid Project- Novo nordisk 5. Training/Dialogue between Health Care workers, Religious Leaders and Persons Living with HIV on ending HIV Stigma and Discrimination by UNAIDS/ ACHAP






ZONE D

Zone D is found in South West and part of South South. The 8 states that make up the Zone are Edo, Delta, Oyo, Ogun, Osun, Lagos, Ekiti and Ondo. The Zonal office is located at Ibadan. Mrs Funmi Olasunkanmi is the Zonal Coordinator, while Rev. Fr. Chris Ogunepebi is the Zonal Chairman. PROJECTS THE ZONE HAS BENEFITED FROM 2020 TO DATE. Projects - Supported by 1. Advocacy Project – Bread for the World in Germany 2. COVID-19 Intervention Project- Difaem in Germany 3. ACHAP- IMA Borehole Project- ACHAP 4. Base of the Pyramid Project- Novo nordisk 5. Training/Dialogue between Health Care workers, Religious Leaders and Persons Living with HIV on ending HIV Stigma and Discrimination by UNAIDS/ ACHAP




MANAGEMENT TEAM

The Christian Health Association of Nigeria's Management Team

Mr. Michael Alaje Idah

Secretary General.

Mr. Onomoase David Omorobokhae

Director Of Advocacy & Communcation.

Mr. Christopher Simeon Amasi

Director Of Finance

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