A young Guyanese woman who has been chronically ill for several years has taken to social media to appeal for help from the general public. Amanda Hendricks explains that of recent, her condition has deteriorated, putting her in a critical state. As such, her mother is now providing intensive care for her. She is in need of financing for a medical operation.
The following post has been copied from Amanda’s social media page.
Everybody know I am sick on an off for the past 3 years. I keep getting slim. I thought I was recovering when I started to swell last month. I have fluids in me and it’s hard to breathe or eat. Also bowel inflammatory disease which causes me not to absorb any nutrients. That’s why I’m always low in blood. Rn I can’t move my mother cleans me and wipe me out.i can’t move. I’m bearly making it to type this so I’ll cut. My reason for this post is to raise money to do my surgery which is $120000. Please help in any lil way u can I wanna go home to my girls. I’m begging if u can help in any way contact my mom (592) 6816446Source: Amanda Hendricks on Facebook
Team Guyana, South America urges all persons who are in a position to assist to kindly do so as it takes a lot of courage and a desperate situation for a person to reach out publicly. If you cannot afford to donate, you can still help by sharing this article to help it reach the right eyes. Thank you in advance.
Editor’s Note: This publication has not verified the claims made by Amanda. You can do so by making contact with the family at the phone number provided above.