KHYBER EYE FOUNDATION

To Eradicate Blindness..... Convert Disability..... Leading to Physical and Economic Rehabilitation which results in Poverty Alleviation.
Apr 26, 2012

Current progress of the project

The Mobile School screening team of Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital worked with dedication and put in their concerted effort to find out maximum school going children with refractive error. During the period our Mobile School Screening team visited maximum government Schools, especially in the villages. This time maximum stress was given to the girls schools / girls Madrassas. Apart from Mobile School Screening project this hospital also carried out Free Eye Camps in following areas to find maximum patients with Cataract problems. So that their surgery can be performed in this hospital free of cost.

  • Peshawar and Surrounding Area
  • Havalian
  • Mardan
  • Gundala
  • Charsadda

  Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital also established 2 days free eye camp in Islamabad for orphan children (Sweet Homes) and examined 2150 children for reflective error.  During visit to various schools the team screened 6725 school going children and issued spectacles to 4320 children free of cost. Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital provided free medicines worth of 14456 US dollars and glasses worth of 5626 US dollars to the patients during free eye camps and also performed 1520 Cataract Surgeries free of Cost  Our effort in squint child patient in collaboration with Khyber Teaching Hospital Peshawar was very successful and all those children with squint problem referred to Khyber Teaching Hospital Peshawar were treated successfully

 FUNDING INFORMATION

 Raised                         910$

 Remaining                  48590$

 

Khyber Eye Foundation Hospital is very thankful to its donors who are contributing towards this noble cause. This hospital and our team will continue their effort in eradicating blindness for the poor people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa specially in children

Jan 30, 2012

CURRENT PROGRESS OF THE PROJECT

CURRENT PROGRESS OF THE PROJECT

Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital continued its effort to eradicate blindness and visiting various schools specially in villages and small towns to find out maximum children with refractive errors. During this period our Mobile School Screening project team also visited primary schools to find out children with refractive errors at a very early stage and were issued medicines and glasses to the children with refractive errors free of cost. Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital also established free eye camps in following area to find out maximum patients with cataract problems so that surgery be performed in this hospital free of cost.

  • Swat
  • Wat Paga
  • Chamkani
  • Haripur
  • Mansehra
  • Nowshera
  • Swahi
  • Charsadda

During visit to various schools the team screened 7220 schools going children and issued spectacles to 12450 children free of cost

Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital provided free medicines worth of 11340 US dollars and glasses worth of 6237 US dollars to the patients during free eye camps and also performed 1200 cataract surgeries free of cost. It is worth mentioning here that all those children refer to this hospital with squint are referred to Hayatabad Medical Complex Peshawar where they are treated free of cost under agreement with this hospital.

FUNDING INFORMATION

Raised                        910 $

Remaining                 48590 $

 

Khyber Eye Foundation hospital is very thankful to its donors who are contributing towards this noble cause. This hospital and our team will continue in eradicating blindness for the poor people of Khyber Pakhunkhwa specially in children.

Oct 31, 2011

Current progress of the project

Khyber Eye Foundation, hospital, apart from establishing free eye camps in far flung area of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, also visited various schools during eye camps with a view to find out maximum school going children with refractive errors. These children were given free medicines and spectacles. The aim of free eye camps was basically to find out patients with cataract problems, so that they can be referred to hospital for cataract surgery. Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital established free eye camps in following areas.

  • Mansehra
  • Haripur
  • Abbottabad
  • Nowshera
  • Peshawar and surrounding areas
  • Charsadda
  • Mardan
  • Malakand

This time maximum stressed was given towards children with refractive error. The Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital Mobile School Screening team visited various schools in far flung areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Specially in swat and screened 8775 school going children and issued spectacles to 1500 children free of cost.

Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital also provided free medicines worth of 12450 US dollars and glasses worth of 5357 US dollars to the patients during free eye camps.

Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital also celebrated world sight day on 13th October, 2011 and special Programme was arranged in one of the Government School where 415 Children were given spectacles and medicines free of cost. During our mission to eradicate blindness specially in children was very successful and protected around 115 children from blindness.

            Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital intends to visit maximum schools with a view to find out more children affected with eye diseases and taking concrete measure to eradicate blindness in children. The foundation currently looking after 200 to 250 out door patients every day and also carrying out 30 to 40 cataract surgeries per day

Funding Information:

Raised            610 $

Received.        418 $

Remaining       48890 $

Khyber Eye Foundation, Hospital is very thankful to its donors who are contributing to this noble cause. We will continue our efforts in eradicating blindness for the poor people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa specially in children.

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