Tuesday (25/7), Puskesmas Sako took Rumah Zakat together with health partners, Cita Sehat, inaugurated the Healthy Living Community Movement (GERMAS) in Palembang City. The event that was held in Sako Public Health Center, precisely at Jalan Sematang Komplek Sangkuriang Blok A took place very lively.
Inauguration ceremony began with the opening and remarks of the Chief Executive, City Health Office, and local government officials. The event continued with gymnastics and theater performance of healthy children hosted by children living in the Sako area.
Public Health of Cita Sehat Palembang, Sugandi also had the opportunity to give counseling about the importance of understanding GERMAS by all society to improve health degree.
“GERMAS can be started by doing physical activity, consumption of fruits and vegetables every day, and control the health periodically,” said Sugandi.
In addition to health counseling, Cita Sehat as Rumah Zakat partner in the field of health also held a glucose, uric acid and cholesterol test. Rumah Zakat also provides fruits that are distributed to all participants at the end of the event.
After the counseling, activities were closed with balloon flights as a symbolic commitment to running the Healthy Living Community Movement.