• Health

    We are an apostolic religious family of priests and brothers bound together in one indivisible brotherhood in service to the Church and in a communal response to the Lord’s mission.

Holy Cross in Health Care

We provide medical care where access is limited in our ministries.

The Congregation of Holy Cross Province of East Africa involves in healthcare through dispensaries and health centers attached to various parishes like St. Brother Andre (Bugembe Parish), Brother Andre Dispensary ( Dandora Nairobi -Kenya), Lostete (St Brendan Parish Kitete Tanzania) to serve the community and uphold.

  • Chaplaincy
  • Health Education and Promotion healthy lifestyles and disease prevention.
  • Care for the Elderly and Sick
  • Counseling and Mental Health Support

“Zeal is the greatest desire to make God known, loved and served, and thus to bring knowledge of salvation to others.”

Blessed Basil Moreau, C.S.C.

Dandora, Nairobi - Kenya

Br. Andre Medical Hospital Ltd

  • The Medical Centre started in 1978 as a dispensary in phase 2 at the Priests Residence. It relocated to Phase 3 in 2002 and continued the general services.
  •  In 2014 it was expanded by the support of Holy Cross in conjunction with the University of Notre Dame after a research they made that mothers in the area needed maternal services.
  • Maternity opened its doors in March 2017 and there are more than 600 deliveries and more than 50 C-sections.


Bugembe, Jinja- Uganda

Br. Andre Medical Centre Bugembe

Holy Cross’ commitment to education is rooted in the crisis of the French revolution of 1789. When Father Dujarie’ founder of Brothers of St Joseph and Father Moreau founder of the Auxiliary Priests merged to form the Congregation of Holy Cross after witnessing to the crisis of the French Revolution and saw the need to respond through Education. We see this today through the firsthand ravages of a global pandemic, socioeconomic disparities, wars, climate change, and devastating natural 

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Arusha - Tanzania

Patrick Peyton R.C Health Centre

Patrick Peyton Rc is a health service provider located in Ngusero street/village, situated within the Osunyai ward of Arusha CC (City Council) in the Arusha District of the Arusha Region in Tanzania. It operates as a health center under the registration number 120757-0. The health center is commonly referred to as “KANISANI” by many people in the Arusha Region.

The facility is associated with the Faith Based Organization (the Congregation of Holy Cross Province of East Africa)

For contacting the officials of Patrick Peyton Rc, Tanzanians and foreigners can use the phone number 754598412. In case the phone contact is not reachable, communication can be attempted through the official email address patrickpeyton4@gmail.com. Alternatively, if further communication channels are required, the facility can also be reached via postal mail using the P.O. Box number: P.O BOX 14910.


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