BANDA ACEH.Sunday (09/04) morning at Blangpadang, Banda Aceh, free health checks conducted for orphans in Banda Aceh. Social action supported by the Alliance of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) attended by 50s orphans and their guardians.
Project Coordinator of RZ Aceh, Muhar said to serambi that health checks were addressed to recipients Kafalah Yatim. “This event is held every year, prioritizing the orphan beneficiaries. The guardians of orphans can also check their health here, “said Muhar.
He said the free health check that includes measurements of weight, height, blood type and health consultations in general. “For a child or guardian who was diagnosed with the disease, the doctors will immediately provide a remedy. If the disease is severe, it will be referred to hospital for more intensive care, “he said.
Besides that, RZ Aceh also regularly socializes the dangers of smoking and drugs to the orphans. According to him, adult smoking habits conducted in a common area is now very worrying. Therefore, the socialization of the young generation must be done.
The orphans who followed these activities come from the level of Elementary School (SD) to High School (SMA). The orphans were fostered is average are victims of the conflict and the tsunami, which hit Aceh in 2004.