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FOV NEWSLETTER - MARCH 2016
1,000 FREE SCREENINGS IN THE DAY “DOING GOOD”.
Find us at Albrook Mall on Sunday 10 April and win one of the 1,000 certificates that will be giving away for hearing screening tests for child and adult. ¡In this way we contribute to better hearing health for Panamanians!
INVITING “THE MINUTE OF SILENCE” - APRIL 27
WHEN IS TIME TO MAKE AN ASSESSMENT OF YOUR CHILD LANGUAGE TEST?
- When the child correctly pronounces the words but is unable to make meaningful sentences,
- When the child is able to correctly use words to express their wishes and ideas, but few people outside the family do not understand what he speaks,
- When you make many substitutions in the phonemes or when the child speaks well and clearly but has difficulty following instructions.
Early language assessment to determine the cause of inappropriate language, diagnose if the language is consistent with the child's age, engaged identify phonemes and develop a plan of therapies. For assessment appointment call 317-1516 or 317-0562. Also available on Saturdays until 12md.
MORE HEADPHONES FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH
We are happy to have given the “Regalo Del Sonido” to Yenifer , Lenard and Lucia. We are sure that this will help them develop and improve their language as well as their school performance, but especially we will make a big difference in their quality of life.
1. Yenifer - 13 years - San Miguel Island.
2. Lenard - 5 years - Chiriqui
3. Lucia - 9 months - Panama
WE OFFER THE EVOKE RESPONSE TEST
This test evaluates the cochlea and auditory pathways and are required to follow special instructions before the test, to make the child fall asleep during it.
Lianys – 3 months
The detection of hearing loss, the more earlier is better!
Screenings at Fundación Ofrece un Hogar
Thanks to: Sam Kardonski Foundation
Screenings for more than 240 children at Francisco Arias Paredes School, Ricardo Miró School and
Puerto Rico School. Thanks to: Loteria Nacional de Beneficencia
With the support of GABRIEL LEWIS GALINDO FOUNDATION, will be working for Las Trancas community children.
We were recently received at the offices of the Gabriel Lewis Galindo Foundation whose mission is to promote and make changes to improve the quality of education in Panama. With Lic. Luz Graciela Alvarez, Lic. Clorislena Cañizales and members of our board got to know our work and to discuss opportunities to work hand by hand for the benefit of those children. As a result of this visit we will be planning soon, hearing health tour sponsored by Gabriel Lewis Galindo Foundation, to benefit more than 400 children of Gabriel Lewis Galindo School in the community of Las Trancas.
FOV BULLETIN - APRIL 2016
HIGHLIGHT: the interview with our president Giovanna Troncoso at CALA on CNN in Spanish this May 19, 7:00 pm. Do not miss!!!
Thanks to all for your support for # Solo1Minuto of Silence 2016. This year we again be the "Trending Topic" # 1 in Panama that day. More and more Panamanians joined this good cause. The mass media, donors, celebrities, children and friends who supported us attended the Conversatorio for Panama with less noise, thank you very much!
Just this month more than 400 children served at rural areas and our clinic!
Our mobile program covers communities and schools to provide hearing health services to those most in need. Thanks to those who made possible this month: Sam Kardonski Foundation, Global Bank, Morgan & Morgan, DELL, Fundación Sus Buenos Vecinos, Kids & Family Center.
FOV Clinic at Via Fernandez de Cordoba
Ciudad del Niño
Kids & Family Center -
Hogar de la Infancia -
Metro Amigos Orphanage (no photos allowed)
Fe y Alegría School - Facebook April 6
Caimito Capira - FBook April 17 and group photo attached
Santa Clara Community at Arraijan Biocommunity Project under the Office of the First Lady.
WE GAVE 1,000 FREE SCREENINGS IN THE DAY “DOING GOOD”
Thanks to all the volunteers who joined us in this activity, without their support it would not have been possible!
FREE INFORMATION SESSION FOR PARENTS AND TEACHERS
May 24, 2016, between 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at CAJA DE AHORROS, main office Vía España - LIMITED SPACES - Subscribe to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Learning disorders
- Using stories in the classroom
FOV MAY 2016 –
FOV Next event on July 30 - CineTerapia conducted by the renowned Colombian doctor, Vicente Ramirez G. An event that you should not miss. Tickets on sale at 317-0562 and 317-1516.
Thanks to the teachers and parents who joined us at the IX Session in Free Educational at CAJA DE AHORROS. Also thanks to the four professionals donated their time and expertise to provide valuable information that will be useful in educating our children.
In our clinic located in Vía Fernandez de Córdoba I spend a lot this month!
b) Language Assessment
c) Attentions for children brought from Nueva Arenosa Community - thanks to the support of Club Las Perlas Kiwanis
d) Adaptation of Headphones (fb photo May 12)
Training to be a better team!
With the Venezuelan writer and lecturer Carlos Rosales, we received exclusive seminar "People buy People", which cohere helps us to achieve our goals and better serve our patients.
With WIDEX professionals
Our team of speech therapists had the opportunity to participate in the workshop seminar about Evoked Potentials and taught by Dr. Leopoldo Legendre, renowned international professional.
Our mobile testing program continues to benefit hundreds of children and adults!
Hogar Hermanas del Buen Pastor –
Screenings sponsored by Sam Kardonski Foundation
Albert Einstein Institute
Cristo de los Milagros Bilingual Institute
San Pedro Nolasco School,
Thanks to sponsored of Fundacion Sus Buenos Vecinos
Thanks to these organizations that this month supported us with donations proceeded of their activities.
Club de Leones del Istmo - Celebrating Family Day at BioMuseo – May 15, 2016
Cosas de Mamás – Running: Heels to Sneakers at Cinta Costera – May 29, 2016