On the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr, the psycho-social support team of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent- Lattakia branch organized a mission of various entertainment activities for children. The mission targeted more than 420 children on three days and in many schools in the governorate. The team played with the children and presented them with gifts at the end of each day. It is worth mentioning that the targeted children ages range between one year old to sixteen year old.
Syrian Arab Red Crescent Quneitra branch delivered an electricity generator of 500 K.V.A capacity to Abaza hospital , The generator is provided by the International Committee of Red Cross. Dr. Joumaa Hasan, president of SARC’s Quneitra branch appreciated the joint cooperation with Abaza’s staff to support their medical work, where it’s consider as the only active hospital in the governorate.
Through a coordination between SARC-Homs and charitable societies: Aoun, Child Care Association, Shabab Al-Khair, and Shouaa Al Amal, SARC-Homs sheltering team finished distributing 1500 meals of Ramadan breakfast to about 9000 displaced people in the industrial city of Hasya .
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent Quneitra branch finished two training courses in Disaster Management principles. The first one took place at SARC’s Quneitra main center between 19-24 May 2015, with 30 volunteers attending. The second one took place in Al Boteha sub-branch between 26-30 May 2015, with 35 volunteers attending. The course contained lectures on the disaster preparedness, Relief, Assessment, Registering, Sheltering, Search and Rescue, Evacuation and Safer Access. SARC’s Quneitra branch organize these courses to qualify volunteers who would like to work in the humanitarian field.
SARC Homs and in collaboration with the ICRC delivered an aid convoy to operating charities in Al Waer neighborhood on Thursday. The convoy contained 25 trucks loaded with food and non-food items , This mission started on May 20th 2015. The items were offered by the ICRC, and contained (food parcels, hygiene kits, mattresses, candles, sleeping mats and school bags). More than 15.000 families will be benefited from these aids for a month.