Located in Central East Africa and sharing Lake Victoria, the origin of the Nile River, with Kenya and Tanzania.
The clinic is located near the border of Eastern Uganda and Kenya at the foothills of Mount Elgon. The climate is temperate with daytime temperatures reaching in the mid 80s and dropping to the mid 60s at night.
Accommodations: St. Angela's Convent is adjacent to the Health center and the Sisters generously host travelers within their convent.
Electricity: Due to the remote location of the facility, electricity and running water is not always available. Uganda uses the British power 220-240 plug type G. Step up/down convertors are built in to power cords for laptops, and many other electronics.