Support Joyceline's Surgery
Joyceline a 22-year-old young lady from Takoradi in the Western Region of Ghana. She has progressive back deformity noticed since age 9 and since then her deformity has worsened. She has occasional back pain and is unable to walk long distance as well as has a tilted gait. She is the only one with such a condition in the family.
She was seen by a team of surgeons at the FOCOS Hospital in Accra and was diagnosed as above. The recommendation is for her to have urgent surgical treatment to prevent the spine from further deformity.
Joyceline is the last of five children. Her father has passed on and mother sells porridge. She currently lives with her mother. She is in the third year at Takoradi Polytechnic studying graphic design. She is supported by her brother who is a teacher at a basic school in Nkroful. She enjoys reading, drawing and singing. She aspires to be a graphic designer in future.
Joyceline and her family are appealing to the public and other concerned organizations to come to her aid financially.