An activity called “The Old Days” was held by SARC Counseling Center for Psychosocial Support as a part of the center’s rehabilitation and reintegration of war-injured program. The activity aimed to promote relationships between war injured and their families. The activity was based on the Syrian heritage and included preparing a traditional breakfast with the presence of a storyteller who told a story about the good old days. The kinetic rehabilitation and psychosocial support program is carried out by SARC prosthetics team in cooperation with SARC-Aleppo Counseling Center for Psychosocial Support
As a part of the physical and psychosocial rehabilitation program carried out by SARC’s prosthetics team in collaboration with the Psychosocial Support Counseling Centre of SARC- Aleppo Branch, the center is receiving the war-wounded and their relatives. The injured undergo physical rehabilitation training before prosthetic fitting (muscle strengthening, Balance, and body status improvement exercises) and after prosthetic fitting (weight bearing, balance, and gait training exercises; climbing up and down the stairs and other advanced exercises). They also participate with their relatives in the center’s various activities according to their age (drawing, coloring, and LEGOs for children in addition to various activities for adolescents… Read More »
On approaching of new year, SARC-Aleppo Counseling Center for Psychosocial Support held an activity for children under the title “New Year 2015 Wishes” The activity included various sections such as singing, drawing and playing games. Children also wrote their wishes and hang it on the Wishes Tree hoping for them to come true in the new year. Wishes were different but most of them included hoping to go back home, go back to school and for peace to prevail on their beloved country.
SARC’s Aleppo field intervention team succeeded in providing safe front line crossing to Water Supply Authority workers، who are in call in Bab Al-Neirab station. The team also provided safe crossing for Water Supply Authority workers to enter Sulaiman Al-Halabi water pumping station and brought them back after repairing some damages there.
Minister of Social Affairs, Dr. Kinda Al-Shammat, Minister of National Reconciliation, Mr. Haider Ali and Aleppo Governor, Dr. Marwan Al-Illabi visited Syrian Arab Red Crescent’s Aleppo branch on 31/01/2015. The meeting was attended by Aleppo SARC’s Board members, the management of SARC’s Aleppo Branch and the working teams’ coordinators. The visit was aimed to provide briefings over the SARC’s activities and services on one hand, and the challenges hindering the SARC’s active staff members work in the mentioned area. They also discussed the best solutions that can facilitate the relief teams’ tasks in order to deliver the humanitarian aid to… Read More »