Case III: Son of a Mentally imbalance woman

A case of about 30years old woman with Mental imbalance/disorder and a chronic illness sitting along Adeti road, Ilesa, Osun state, Nigeria; with her son about 3-4years old located at 7:30pm on June 2009.

A member of civil defence Ijesa Branch interviewed her and she said that she was weak unable to go back home after buying her food stuffs.

Pix: Picture of the mentally imbalance woman(right) with her son(middle) being interviewed by chairperson, st Benedict Healthcare Foundation(SBHF), matron Abonyi.(left)

INTERVENTION

Matron Abonyi( chairperson,SBHF) and a st Benedict Healthcare Foundation(SBHF) volunteer accompanied her home in a taxi cab into an uncompleted building at oke-iyin, she and the son were the only occupant. She refused hospital treatments. She was further assisted and supplied with all her needs by SBHF to restrict her movements. Social welfare officer, Ereja square was invited who traced the Boys father. The father took the Boy away and the woman was taken care of with needs supplied by SBHF, but later died after some months.

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