St Theresa's Parish, (Katete)

Since 1967

  • At Katete we are in charge of a big Girls primary school, with boarding facilities for 150 Girls, where two sisters are working, one as a headmistress/teacher whiles the other as a boarding mistress. At this boarding we also have an orphanage which caters for 30 girls, we are trying to give them basic education. If well wishers are found we intend to send them for secondary education as some of these children are very bright.
  • Katete Rural hospital with a big Out Patient departments and 65 beds for in patients, maternity, rehabilitation center for the under nourished children, HIV patients departments and basic health care, food security departments helping people to learn how to grow extra food (such as soya beans, maize, ground nuts, and beans and other vegetables) for themselves and for feeding their children. There are three sisters working at the hospital.
  • Two sisters are teaching at St. John Bosco Boys secondary school.
  • One sister is looking after our maize mill, which helps us financially.