Counseling Center for Psycho-social Support (Child Friendly Space), which is a part of SARC – UNICEF PSS joint project, concluded pregnant women-targeting awareness sessions. These sessions were held to 21 women and included tips and advices on taking care of themselves and of babies they are carrying as well as looking after newborns. The activity also included distributing special equipment for pregnant women supported by ICRC and included baby bathtub, emergency deliverance kit, hygiene items, diapers, newborn’s clothing and clothes for pregnant women.
Volunteers of Syrian Arab Red Crescent – Aleppo branch Counseling Center for Psycho-social Support (Child Friendly Space) continue holding activities to the most vulnerable. “You Are Important” was one of those activities that targeted 22 CFS-friend children. This activity motivated children’s sense of gratefulness and prevented them from being ungrateful to people who had helped them.
“Whom I Love” psycho-social support sessions for children suffering from cancer and renal failure Psycho-social Support Volunteers of mobile teams supported by (SARC – UNICEF) Psycho-social Support joint project in cooperation ith Aleppo University Hospital to hold PSS activities for children suffering from cancer or renal in its pediatric department. The activity, which was under the title “Whom I Love”, characterized with distributing colored heat-shaped pieces of papers to 33 children participating in the activity. Children were asked write letters to people they love in order for them to integrate and connect with the surrounding. Volunteers also visited children in isolation rooms who are unable to participate with others in the… Read More »
The Counseling Center for Psycho-social Support at the Syrian Arab Red Crescent- Aleppo branch concluded children gaming sessions that took place at the sheltering center in the University Campus in Aleppo city. The gaming sessions aimed to ease the pressure experienced by the children and give them a space to express their feelings through various playing games such as “My Name and I” which boosts children’s self-confidence. “My Feelings” is another game that helps children to speak up their feelings and emotions frankly , while “My Dream and I” allows them to narrate their night dreams, write down their daydreams and ambitions. In the same context “Dealing with Fear” session let… Read More »
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent Counseling Center (Child Friendly Space) Psycho-social Support Project held a “Kinetic Games” workshop to 50 volunteers in the center. This workshop offered a set of games to be held for children by mobile teams’ volunteers. Such workshops fall within the Syrian Arab Red Crescent – United Nations Children’s Fund Psycho-social Support joint team and aims to train volunteers and develop their skills on dealing with children since children are the main targeted group by Psycho-social Support joint project.