Sabri is a five year-old boy who receives chemotherapy to fight acute lymphocytic leukemia with meningeal metastases. He experienced severe bleeding requiring urgent platelets transfer to him. Ahmad S. is a fifteen year-old young man who has hemophilia that impairs his body’s ability to control blood clotting. His health condition deteriorated also requiring infusion of factor VIII. Sabir and Ahmad are two of 16 #humanitarian cases that SARC – Aleppo field_intervention team provided safe crossing to through Bustan Al-Qasr – AlMasharqa Humanitarian Crossing_Point in order for them to receive the proper medical care. The team also provided safe crossing to… Read More »
Under the title of “I Appreciate my Time” and as a part of SARC-Aleppo mobile teams daily activities in psychosocial support joint project (SARC –UNICEF), volunteers held an activity targeting 436 children in “Mohamad AlFaitori” School in “Salah AlDin”. The activity aimed to help children manage their time and find the perfect way to organize their day which reflect positively on their educational achievement and life style.
Yesterday, 9 Feb 2015, and through Bustan AlQasr – AlMashrqa Humanitarian Crossing_Point, SARC Aleppo health care team delivered 1750 ampules of oxytocin and 150 vials of anti-D (Rhesus) immunoglobulin to a number of OB-GYN #hospitals in AlMa’adi and AlSha’ar in east part of Aleppo city. Delivered medications will help provide more safe and complication-free births. The team also delivered 1300 ampules of #adrenaline to the #Pediatric Center responding to the prevalence of bronchiolitis in infants under the age of 4 months as inhaling adrenaline helps relieve the severity of illness. WHO supported these medications © Islam Mardini | SARC
Despite the bad weather, SARC Aleppo health care and field intervention teams accompanied with an ICRC team delivered a collection of health equipment including wheelchairs and crutches to east part of Aleppo city. Yesterday, they also delivered the same kind of equipment to SARC sub-branch in AlSafira and Palestinian Red Crescent Society branch in Aleppo. This equipment will be distributed to the most vulnerable groups and play an important role in providing needed health aids to about 1000 patients.
SARC-Aleppo health care and field intervention teams delivered medications, through Al-Masharqa – Bustan Al-Qasr Humanitarian Crossing Point, to SARC warehouse in Jisr Al-Haj. These Medications are supported by WHO and will be distributed to the affected and the in need people. The team delivered body bags to the same warehouse.