PEKANBARU. (18/10) To celebrate International Hand Washing Day (CPTS)which is celebrated every October 15th, Cita Sehat Foundation together with Rumah Zakat Pekanbaru conducted activities at SD Juara Pekanbaru Jl. Warta Sari No. 9 Tangerang Selatan Bukit raya Kota pekanbaru. This activity began with hand washing counseling, Gymnastics and hand washing practice which was attended by students from grade 1 elementary school to grade 6 elementary school.
Through a healthy alert program, this activity is designed to create hand washing with soap from an early age as an effort to reduce the mortality rate for children and prevent diseases that have an impact on the quality of life for children.
“Early childhood if given directions for healthy living they are very fond and curious about it. From hand washing counseling activities, CPTS Gymnastics and Hand Washing Practices with Soap they are very active with the activities provided” Syarifah Aini, the PIC of the event.
Aulia Rahma Fitri Grade 2 elementary school student who always asks and wonders what techniques and procedures for washing hands with soap, she also wants to teach her sister later at home. “Later, I will teach my sister at home how to wash hands properly,” said Aulia.
“Jazakallah khatsiran I say to the public health program team that has come to provide useful knowledge for our students in school. Hopefully all of this is useful to improve the health status,” Syurik Said, principal of SD Juara Pekanbaru.
Asih Dwi / Lailatul Istikhomah