Rural Damascus

6259 children were vaccinated in Douma city


Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) – Douma branch managed within three days, 5-7/9/2017, to vaccinate 6259 children in Douma city. The primary vaccination campaign targeted children aged between one day and two years with routine vaccines. It is worth to mention that the 80 volunteers carried out the campaign in five locations around the city.


Mobile health clinic provides health care services for children in Al-Qaboun


It is not an ice cream truck for the kids in a summer day, but a mobile medical clinic in Al Qaboon where people wait for on pins and needles as they don’t have any public health centers. Ragheb (6 years), was born during the Syrian crisis although, it did not fade his eyes brightness and innocence, as he walks around the clinic joyfully despite the pain and express his feelings: “I have a sore throat”. As hundreds of children and their families today in Rural Damascus, Ragheb relies on mobile clinics to receive free primary health care services, so… Read More »


SARC teams entered Al-Nashabieh area in Rural Damascus


SARC teams entered Al-Nashabieh area in Rural Damascus with humanitarian relief aid convoy (17 trucks) loaded with food parcels, flour, nutrition  items, hygiene kits, kitchen sets and children clothes. 7200 people there will benefit from these aid. It is worth to mention that the convoy is delivered in cooperation with UN Offices.


25000 people will have Breakfast meals in Ramadan


SARC – Al Tall Sub Branch volunteers hand in hand with the local community will deliver hot and ready to eat breakfast meals to  25000 people  in Al-Tall area during fasting month Ramadan. Three active collective kitchens in the town (Al Tall charity – Al Shabab shelter – mothers charity), which are supported by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), will prepare 5500 meals daily.


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