Health team of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent- Quneitra branch distributed hygiene kits for people special needs. The kits included diapers for olds and Hygiene parcels provided by UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and International Committee of Red Cross(ICRC). The team reached 40 beneficiaries during the last week of January 2016 in AlKoom, AlBaath City and Iuba areas.
SARC-Homs Child Friendly Spaces team hold activities for women and children in sheltering centers in Bayt Sharfo area. About 30 families, involved 200 people (men, women and children) participated in the mentioned activities. It is worth mentioning that the Child Friendly Spaces is a joint project between SARC and UNICEF.
The volunteers of SARC Rural Damascus Branch distributed relief items in AL Mleha area. They had assessed the needs of affected families before and then provided them with the needed materials on Monday 25/1/2016. These materials were distributed for 262 families and included (262 food baskets-262 hygiene baskets-741 blankets-177 waterproofs-100 kitchen baskets-98 mats-44 baby diapers). The distribution process will be done periodically for families who live in AL Mleha area.
Volunteers of (SARC – UNICEF) PSS joint project held an activity for children with special needs in Al-Basel Sports Facility. The activity targeted 35 children with their mothers by exercises suitable for persons special needs. It aimed to promote the spirit of competition . It also involved mothers training their kids in the activity with an aim to guide them to the proper way of dealing with their special needs children.
SARC Homs branch team still on persistent response to the returning people in Baba Amr area. Water and Sanitation team established a collective kitchen to serve 200 families in Baba Amr. On Saturday Dec 26, 2015 sheltering team started preparing cooked meals for the beneficiaries. It is worth mentioning that both the rehabilitation of the kitchen and providing food items are supported by ICRC.