Frequently Asked Questions
For travel to remote communities, the following immunizations are recommended: Hep A/B, Men C, Tetanus, TB Test .
Be prepared for fluctuating spring weather. Temperatures may be below freezing, or may be in the high teens. Pack clothing that can be layered to be prepared for any weather.
We boil tap water before using it for drinking, cooking, brushing teeth, washing hands, etc, and/or use store- bought bottled water. Many communities are under Boil Water Advisories as it is. Water must be brought to a full rolling boil for at least 5 minutes before use. A personal water filter is a good idea to bring along, but is not a necessity.