Provide primary health care for street children

by Childhope Philippines Foundation, Inc
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Provide primary health care for street children
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Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children
Provide primary health care for street children

Project Report | Jun 5, 2023
UPDATE Report: Childhope Philippines' KliniKalye Mobile Health Clinic (January to May 2023)

By Jem Tumbaga | Resource Mobilization and Communications Officer

Childhope Philippines' Mobile Health Clinic, also known as the KliniKalye, is an integral part of the organization's mission to provide essential medical care and assistance to street children and underserved youth in Metro Manila. The clinic aims to improve the overall health and well-being of these vulnerable individuals, ensuring they receive the necessary medical attention they require. This accomplishment report highlights the clinic's achievements from January to May 2023.

1. Medical Consultations and Assistance:

During the specified period, Childhope Philippines' KliniKalye Mobile Health Clinic conducted a total of 498 medical consultations. These consultations involved assessing the health conditions of street children and underserved youth, providing them with appropriate medical care, and offering essential medicines and medical supplies to alleviate their health concerns.

2. Assisted Referrals:

Childhope Philippines' Mobile Health Clinic facilitated 42 assisted referrals, ensuring that street children/ youth received comprehensive care beyond the clinic's capabilities. The breakdown of these referrals is as follows:

  • Diagnostic Tests: The clinic assisted 27 street children/ youth in obtaining necessary diagnostic tests to accurately diagnose their health conditions. These tests played a crucial role in guiding further treatment and care.
  • Dental Treatment: Three street children/ youth received much-needed dental treatment through the clinic's assistance. Addressing oral health concerns contributes to their overall well-being and quality of life.
  •  Specialist/Hospital Consultation: Childhope Philippines' Mobile Health Clinic facilitated seven referrals for specialist consultations or hospital visits. By connecting street children/ youth to specialized care, the clinic ensured that their specific health needs were appropriately addressed.
  • Emergency Room/Hospital Admission: The clinic successfully assisted one individual in accessing emergency room care or hospital admission when immediate medical attention was required. This prompt response played a vital role in preventing further health complications.
  • Eyeglasses: Childhope Philippines' Mobile Health Clinic supported four street children/ youth in obtaining eyeglasses, enhancing their vision, and enabling better daily functioning.

3. Permanent Disability due to Negligence or Delayed Assistance:

It is worth noting that Childhope Philippines' Mobile Health Clinic successfully prevented any cases of permanent disability due to negligence or delayed assistance. The clinic's commitment to providing timely and effective healthcare services ensured that no street children/ youth experienced lasting disability due to lack of attention or support.

4. Death due to Negligence or Delayed Assistance:

Childhope Philippines' Mobile Health Clinic maintained a record of zero deaths resulting from negligence or delayed assistance. Through their proactive approach and dedication to prompt medical care, the clinic played a significant role in preserving the lives of street children and underserved youth in Metro Manila.

 

Childhope Philippines' KliniKalye or Mobile Health Clinic remains dedicated to its mission of delivering essential medical care and assistance to street children and underserved youth in Metro Manila. The accomplishments from January to May 2023 reflect the clinic's continuous efforts to improve the overall health and well-being of these marginalized individuals. By providing medical consultations, essential medicines, and facilitating assisted referrals, the clinic strives to ensure that no child or youth is left without the care they deserve. The absence of permanent disability or deaths resulting from negligence or delayed assistance demonstrates the clinic's commitment to prioritizing the health and safety of its beneficiaries. Childhope Philippines' Mobile Health Clinic will continue to make a positive impact in the lives of street children, helping them lead healthier and more hopeful futures.

Regular health monitoring to street children
Regular health monitoring to street children
Hospital referrals assisted by our social workers
Hospital referrals assisted by our social workers
Regular check-up to street children in KliniKalye
Regular check-up to street children in KliniKalye
Regular check-up to street children in KliniKalye
Regular check-up to street children in KliniKalye
Distribution of meds& vitamins after consultation
Distribution of meds& vitamins after consultation
Dental treatment
Dental treatment
Eye checkup and issuance of eyeglasses
Eye checkup and issuance of eyeglasses
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Organization Information

Childhope Philippines Foundation, Inc

Location: Manila, N/A - Philippines
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Twitter: @ChildhopePH
Project Leader:
Mylene Lagman
Resource Mobilization and Communications Manager
Manila , N/A Philippines
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