With wide smiles and songs , children entered to see a purposeful play about wash hands, true time and way to wash, how to protect yourself from lice disease. This play was organized by Health Promotion Team in SARC’s Rural Damascus Branch in cooperation with Psychosocial Support teams and a team from International Medical Corps (IMC). The play had been launched from 22/2/2016 until 24/3/2016 in Jaramana’s Wakef hall In the presence of fifth and sixth classes’ students from primary schools. The number of participants reached 4677 students, where the show was playing in alternating times between mornings and evenings.
Health promotion, psychosocial support and Mobile Clinic teams in SARC’s Rural Damascus Branch visited Deir Al Hajar (garbage landfill) on an awareness campaign for mothers and kids about personal and public care and the illness caused by water pollution on Wednesday 30 March. The campaign lasted for 3 days, and included awareness sessions for mothers about the diseases which spread recently in this area like (Brucellosis, Typhoid fever, Women infections and lice), where the Mobile Clinic provided patients with necessary treatment. On the other hand, psychosocial support team organized many activities for kids by dividing them into groups to show puppet… Read More »
Within his plan to distribute the necessary materials for the affected families and satisfy their needs, the volunteers in SARC Qatana Sub Branch distributed winter clothes for the families in this area during February. The number of distributed clothes reached in these areas: (2363 in Qatana, 1385 in Artouz, 550 in Hinah, 425 in Sasa) presented by The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) On the other hand, SARC’s volunteers in AL Kiswah Sub Branch in cooperation with the local society finished distributing clothe baskets for arrivals kids on Saturday 5/3/2016. The teams distributed 2175 clothes baskets in Zakyah and 765… Read More »
Health Promotion Team of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent- Rural Damascus Branch works in accordance to a plan that cover the largest number of Rural Damascus areas. The last campaign included four towns from Qalamoun sectors (Yabroud, Nabek, Sednaya, Qara). The last three month campaign ( Nov, 2015 to the end of January 2016) was organized by health promotion volunteers team contained workshops for 6,361 child in 18 schools, as they visited each class separately for educate them about personal hygiene and the correct way to wash hands through targeted games (dolls theater – flour game – view images) The activity ended… Read More »
Relief team of SARC Al Kiswah sub branch distributed items for 257 displaced family in Dunoon area. This items distributed on 7/11/2015 and included (256 kitchen set-576 towel -275 mat-1300 blanket -1500 candle) presented by ICRC In addition to 500 mat presented by UNHCR