Syrian Arab Red Crescent – Aleppo branch’s Counseling Center for Psycho-social Support concluded the series of awareness sessions held for adolescent females. Sessions dealt with different topics including puberty and its accompanied physical and psychological changes . One of the sessions focused on nutrition and the appropriate food for this age, nutrient supplements and how to obtain them from natural sources as well as discussing wrong slimming programs explaining why they should be avoided. It also talked about diarrhea, leishmaniasis, lice and diseases caused by contaminated water.
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent – Quneitra branch relief team in Al Boteha sub branch carried out distributing relief materials to the displaced people in Alwafdeen camp and the sheltering centers there (boteha 1, boteha2, mehanya). They provided food and health parcels for more than 2300 families in March . The Relief team in Alboteha sub branch is committed to main principles of Syrian Arab Red Crescent in fulfilling their humanitarian duty.
Based on principle of humanity and the necessity to help affected people all around the country, the relief of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent- Rural Damascus branch launched an advanced first aid course in Al-Tall sub- branch. The course, which brought together 32 volunteers, addressed didactic and practical training for eight constant days. It is worth mentioning that the trained team is the first to work in Al-Tall city and its neighboring villages.