Sure. A dental visit is cause for joy.
Kakuma Refugee Camp is one of the oldest and largest continually operational refugee camps in the world. Without the right to work and freedom to move elsewhere, life in Kakuma is seen by many as ‘living in limbo.’ But it can be so much more than that.
In both 2018 and 2019, IsraAID deployed American dental specialists for short-term missions, treating hundreds of severe cases each. Alongside working in the clinic, the visiting dentists focused on oral hygiene education for refugee children and their parents.