SARC Rural Damascus branch held an advanced course in First Aid field in Sehnaya and Ashrafiat Sehnaya on 6-17/3/2017. The course targeted 34 volunteers with with various topics like: correct behavior in emergencies, the best way to deal with respiratory and circulatory system, dealing with Skin burns and injuries, in addition to transforming and teamwork. The course was concluded with practical maneuvers training to reach optimal implementation of all information that had been addressed.
SARC Rural Damascus branch teams delivered a humanitarian aid convoy to Khan Al Sheeh area in cooperation with UN offices on 30 March 2017. The convoy (11 trucks) was loaded with relief items: food parcels, hygiene kits, nutrition items, wheelchairs and medicines that match needs of 8250 ppl in this area. It’s worth to mention that these materials are donated by UNRWA, WFP, UNFPA, IOM and UNICEF.
On 8 March, the Water team of SARC- Rural Damascus branch provided the polyclinics center in Al Tall area with a generator (250 KVA). The polyclinics center receives about 500 patients every day, and the generator is donated by the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC).
SARC- Sednaya sub branch distributed relief items to the families in Rankoos area on February 12 ,2017. The distributed items contained: (180 food parcels, 180 hygiene parcels and 90 clothes kits for kids) supported by ICRC and UNICEF
Hygiene Promotion team in SARC – AL Dumayr sub branch visited Abu Said Shelter on23/02/2017 to organize some hygiene awareness. These sessions targeted 40 women and 35 kids, as the volunteers distributed 75 soap bars and hygiene personal items which are supported by International Medical Corps (IMC).