Yazan (6 Y), who was born with hypoxia caused him a disorder in movement and speech, regains his childish smiles as his health condition has improved. This neonatal injury was a huge problem for his parents, who spared no efforts looking for the best medical treatment, but in vain. “I heard from some people about the Physical Therapy center run by the Syrian Arab Red Crescent. They said positive things about it which encouraged me to have my son admitted to treatment under their supervision 5 months ago. The boy improved well,” said Yazan mother. The boy can hold the color… Read More »
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent branch in Deir Ezzour held a training workshop on Management of the Dead (MotD) on 26-27/3/2019. The workshop targeted 35 volunteers and aimed to educate the first responders on the proper and dignified management of the dead; and the guidelines to facilitate identification of the deceased and help families to discover the fate of their loved ones. It is worth mentioning that this workshop was conducted in cooperation with the ICRC.
Within the humanitarian response carried out by the Syrian Arab Red Crescent-Hasakeh Branch- to the people affected by floods in Tal Hamis and Al-Jazaa town, SARC volunteers distributed 3500 canned food parcels and 6000 blankets, in more than 30 villages, provided by the ICRC and IFRC.
Supporting the hygiene project carried out jointly by the Syrian Arab Red Crescent- Hasakeh branch and Hasakeh city council, SARC provided technical equipment and tools needed to improve the professional standards of the work and the performance of the hygiene laborers. It is worth mentioning that these equipment and tools are provided by the ICRC.
In a step to enhance the stability of the returnees in the southern rural of Idleb, the Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteers in Hama branch distributed winter clothes for 2.962 children in 39 schools in Sinjar town in Idleb. They also launched educational sessions on mines and explosive war remnants risks, as well as, psychosocial support activities for the children. It is worth mentioning that the winter clothes are provided by the IFRC.