Founded in 1887, the Foundation shall be a Christian institution for :  
The care, treatment and comfort (whether physically, psychologically or spiritually) of those who are weak, sick or aged or are in need of assistance;
The promotion of, and the education of the community in, the awareness of health care and prevention of diseases;
The training of doctors, nurses, midwives and other allied health staff; and
The promotion and the demonstration of the Christian belief in the wholeness of man, his body and spirit in the service of people in need.
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