CHANGUA CHRISTIAN HOSPITAL, TAIWAN conducted a Medical Awareness Camp at Ammaiappanallur, Near Uthiramerur in Kancheepuram District, Tamil Nadu on 11th September 2016 in association with Melmaruvathur Adhiparasakthi Institute if Medical Sciences & Research and SEEK Foundation.
Under the guidance and leadershipof Dr. Nina , KAO HSIAO –LING, the team of doctors from Changua Christian Hospital, Taiwan and Adhiparasakthi Medical College, educated the residents of Ammaiappanallur and the neighboring villages about personal hygiene and cleanliness and importance of maintaining good health.
The People were screened in basic medical examinations like BP, Sugar, ECG, Scan and x -ray and were referred for further free treatment. Many residents benefitted by this Free Medical Camp which also had specialists inHeart, Eye, Dental, Orthopedic, Pediatric, General Health and Gynecology.
SEEK FOUNDATION, a non-governmental organization, which was founded by Mrs. Vimala Britto, Correspondent and Secretary of St. Britto’s Group of Institutions on 15.02.2015 is implementing a lot of purposeful activities with a motive of rendering selfless service to the society.SEEK, NGO has targeted at the welfare of the rural Community and in Continuation with this, has adopted Poonthandalam village of UtharamerurTaluk of Kancheepuram District and has orgainsed health camps, generated employment opportunities and developed the skills of the residents of the village to transform them into independent and responsible citizens . The seek foundation has also created self – employment opportunities for the women by donating them sewing machine and by appointed a tailoring teacher. A tuition Centre is also started to teach the needy students by appointing a well – trained teacher, who helps them with their studies in the evening, catering to their educational needs In addition to this, a well – equipped computerized library with books related to different subjects is also benefiting the residents of the village. Shortly five more villages will be offered the services and E- Learning will be introduced in all these villages to make quality education accessible.