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Leading Safe Choices on the ground

Leading Safe Choices works with our programme teams in South Africa and Tanzania to provide health care workers with training in postpartum family planning and safe abortion and postabortion care services. Read the stories of some of the people we work with and the difference Leading Safe Choices is making…

Mandy Saambou

Sister Mandy Saambou, LSC Mentor in postpartum family planning in the Western Cape, South Africa.

Hadija Mwanaupanga

Hadija Mwanaupanga, LSC Mentor in postpartum family planning at Mwananyamala Hospital, Tanzania.

Judiac Ranape

Judiac Ranape, a nurse from Lady Michaelis Community Day Centre in Western Cape, South Africa.

Sarah Lever

Sarah Lever, a doctor from London, talks about her experience of volunteering as UK Faculty with the Leading Safe Choices programme.

Sumaya Joseph

Sumaya Joseph is a midwife from the Midwifery Obstetrics Unit in Maccassar, South Africa.

Pendo Mlay

Dr Pendo Mlay, Consultant O&G clinician at the Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre and Leading Safe Choices National Lead, Tanzania shares his experience of being involved in the LSC programme.

Sister Arendse

Professional Nurse Sister Darniel Arendse from Mitchell’s Plain Community Health Clinic, South Afrcia, attended the Leading Safe Choices Comprehensive Abortion Care training.

Lilian Chamgezi

Sister Lilian Chamgezi attended the Leading Safe Choices Postpartum Family Planning course in Dar es Salaam in May 2016.


Sister F Samuels

Postpartum Family Planning Mentor, Sister Fawzia Samuels, from Mitchells Plain Community Health Clinic & Midwife Obstetrics Unit.