Nurse finds calling

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Former Millicent nurse Kate Chapman with two babies she delivered by emergency caesarean in Nassir, South Sudan. Kate was volunteering as a nurse at the time of the birth with Medecins Sans Frontieres – Doctors Without Borders.

BATTLING conflict, crocodiles and rain in a small, open boat while taking a heavily pregnant girl to hospital in South Sudan, Kate Chapman knew she would not work in a “hospital setting” again.

As a child, the former Millicent nurse dreamed she would one day make a difference in the world, helping with natural disasters or humanitarian crises, even if it meant digging with her bare hands in the rubble.

Kate’s journey started at the Millicent


Author: Brooke Littlewood

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