This month we continue our activities with mobile clinic, peer discussion about stunting and also preparation for moving to Pasar Badung Market.
Mobile clinic on February was conducted at Bangli in Apuan village. Communities enthusiastic very high with 101 client visits, 61 people access VIA, 67 STI test, 41 people access breast check. Even this is our first visit in this village, with early education about reproductive health before the medical services, with high enthusiastic shown that we successfully delivered awareness to the communities that far from health provider.
In line with Valentine Day, we conduct services at ALC. Like the last visit, people around ALC really enthusiast with our services. We still assess the needs of ALC communities for our services. Hopefully, we can consistent deliver reproductive health services to ALC and people around.
Not only for women at productive age, we also provide services to elderly community at Sanur in Dangin Peken village. This services in association with Dhana Cooperation as our supporter in Sanur village. We will continue this services every month in line with our vision to creating a healthy generation.
February 4th is World Cancer Day, when organizations and individuals around the world unite to raise awareness about cancer and work to make it a global health priority. This year, it’s estimated that nearly 8 million people worldwide will die from cancer. Because of this, YRS keep force to spread women cancer information to market community. To get more deeply understanding in market community about cancer, we collaborate with peer and constantly give education to increase awareness and change attitude and behavior to better understanding about the nature of cancer and prevent die from cancer.
Mobile Clinic services at ALC and Elderly Communit
Happy new year 2019! New year is a new spirit for us to reach our hope this year. We start the 2019 by mobile clinic services to Karangasem and new region Klungkung. We also start our services at ALC.
Mobile clinic on January was conducted at Klungkung in Semarapura Kangin village and Karangasem in Sibetan village. Klungkung is our mobile clinic new region on 2019. Both of these villages are a new location of each region. Mobile clinic on Karangasem successfully conduct in association with YRS mobile clinic peer. We successfully continue our previous mobile clinic peer program on this area. From these activities, we successfully reach our mobile clinic target.
Continue and consistently train peers and send them to educate their friends is one of our mission. At the first month of 2019, we commemorate National Nutritional Day, our staffs and peer distributes green bean porridge to traders in the Tiara Grosir market while providing education about standard nutrition for adults and children as well as the types of foods that are suitable for the nutrients proportion. With this activity, we hope can change the mindset of market community about nutrition and create a healthy generation.
This year we also conduct feasibility study of our services at ALC to assess the needs of ALC visitor and community around about sexual and reproductive services. This month we conduct with ALC Open Day event and reach 23 people from YPK client, Puspadi client, ALC staffs and ALC Open Day visitor. We will continue this services every month in this year.
On December 2018, YRS commemorate World AIDS Day with PE at Tiara Grosir market, delivered sexual and reproductive education at Bali Island School and peoples at Lumintang City Park. Bali International Women Association (BIWA) also invite us to conduct fundraising at Lotte Mart parking area.
We routinely commemorates World AIDS Day every 1 December. The commemoration of the World AIDS Day was filled with Ribbon distribution and HIV/AIDS knowledge spreading by PEs and YRS staffs. The message we want communities to know is to stop discriminate people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA). Don't stay away from PLWHA, stay away from the virus! LET'S KNOW YOUR STATUS!
On December 4th, we delivered education about reproductive organs, HIV / AIDS, STIs and malignancy in women in association with Bali Island School. Not only female participants enthusiastic in listening to the information provided, but male participants were also very enthusiastic and active in asking.
We also provides education and women's health services in Denpasar City Park (7/12/18) in commemoration of International Disability Day and Social Solidarity Day. From this event, we hope can get more relation to other foundation in Bali.
Thank you 2018 for the great journey and welcome 2019!
Reproductive Health education session at BIS
Our Services at Lumintang City Park
Fundraising at Lotte mart in association with BIWA