Creating awareness on mental health and cancer; addressing their impact in covid-19 era
To reduce the incidence of cancer and raise mental health awareness JCI (Junior Chamber International) in partnership with Sam Empowerment Foundation organized A-day health outreach themed “creating awareness on mental health and cancer; addressing their impact in covid-19 era.
Activities carried out include : HIV & Hepatitis B, C screening, Malaria and Eye screening, Deworming, Drug dispensary, and counseling; Cancer and Mental Health pep-talk. Therefore, cancer survivors sensitized beneficiaries on the need for periodic examination as it will aid prompt intervention.
In the same vein, they (beneficiaries) were also sensitized on mental health issues, how well it can be managed and prevented