MAKASSAR. On (11/07) Rumah Zakat and Cita Sehat Foundation work together with Puskesmas Maccini held Ramah Lansia in the form of health checking in Maccini district. The elderly was really happy during the program.
This Program started with registration activities, weight weighing, height measurement, blood pressure checking, metabolic examination and ending with supplementary feeding from posyandu cadres. And there were 60 people of elderly who join this program enthusiastically.
Ramah Lansia is one of Rumah Zakat’s programs that aimed to improve the quality of public health especially in improving the health of the elderly. Not a few elderly who asked about the this program, and they are very grateful for it, they even hope this program could held routinely in Maccini.
“Alhamdulillah, actually I’ve been rarely checking my health condition. But now I turned out very good and finally I can check my health again, especially my blood pressure and blood sugar that I should always control. Thank you Rumah Zakat, “said Dg. Memang (80), one of the residents in the village of Maccini.
Newsroom / Nurul Rahayu