In response to the nutritional and health needs of older people through the ongoing covid-19 (#coronavirus) pandemic in the #Gaza Strip

In response to the nutritional and health needs of older people through the ongoing covid-19 (#coronavirus) pandemic in the #Gaza Strip, a directive was issued by the Oday al-Maghari, executive director of El-Weddad Association for the work team and volunteers in the project” #ElWeddad_response_project to reduce the effects of covid-19 on older people in Gaza”, funded by #HelpAge International, to prepare and take all preventive and precautionary measures to maintain the safety of workers and the elderly, in order to provide older persons with the necessary needs to contribute to reducing the effects of #covide_19 on them.

Brochure (the #ElWeddad_response_project)

contains a collection of information, tips, and guidance for #older_people and caregivers; for the prevention, and safety of #covid_19.

sending more than 6000 text messages (SMS) to 500 older persons

Within the #ElWeddad_response_project, sending more than 6000 text messages (SMS) to 500 older persons, throughout the project period and extended since December 2020.

The messages provided a variety of advice on #covid_19 for older people, through the use of (WHO) bulletins and updates on the most important preventive guidelines to reduce the incidence of #coronavirus, precautionary methods and procedures to maintain the health of #older_people, as well as psychological support.

In partnership with HelpAge International, WSCR launches a new project for reducing the effects of COVID-19 on older people in Gaza

El-Wedad Society for Community Rehabilitation, in partnership with HelpAge International, and funded by Age International, launched  “El-Wedad Society for Community Rehabilitation (WSCR) response to minimize the impact of COVID-19 on older people in Gaza.” project which targets 500 older people in Gaza.

In partnership with HelpAge International, WSCR launches a new project for raising the voice of older people in the Gaza Strip.

El-Wedad Society for Community Rehabilitation, in partnership with HelpAge International, and funded by Swedish International Development Cooperation (Sida), launched the “Raising older people’s voice and strengthening their participation in decision making in Gaza” project which targets 60 of older people in Gaza.

WSCR receives Ministry of Youth and Sport Deputy Minister at its site in the Gaza Strip

El-Wedad Society for Community Rehabilitation receives today on Tuesday morning 11th Feb. 2019 a high-level delegation of Ministry of Youth & Sport, represented by Deputy Minister, Mr .Ahmed Muhaisen along with his accompanying delegation. The Chairman of the Board of Directors, Dr.Marwan Ajour, the legal advisor, Dr.Salah Jarwan, and the chiefs of the departments, receive the delegation. .Dr.Ajour welcomed the Ministry personnel, speaking highly about its rule in fulfilling the needs of the Palestinian youth.Also; He briefed the delegation on the most important activities and programs WSCR implements to youth, specifically those by Rwad Youth Forum, one of WSCR programs. Encompassing also services WSCR grants for the various segments of the community such as women, children, and persons with disabilities. Deputy Minister, Dr.Jamal Muhaisen, by his position, expressed his high gratitude on this visit, for it has a deep impact in the process of networking and collaboration between the two parties in the field of Palestinian Youth Support specifically.He also invited WSCR to be part of the committee, which will come to set the ministry’s strategy for the upcoming years, headed by Deputy Minister, Mr.Muhaisen. By the conclusion of the visit, the Ministry’s personnel honored Dr.Ajour along with WSCR staff, since it has a long entrepreneurial path in serving the Palestinian youth. The former also invited WSCR on a visit to Ministry site, as a means of discussing the ways of joint cooperation between the two parties.

Rwad Youth Forum launches the training program (Yes, you can)

wad Youth Forum, through U-turn youth team, launched the training program (Yes, you can), within entertaining and recognizing period with the participants.The meeting started, in the presence of the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Dr. Marwan Ajour and the administration of Rwad Youth Forum.
The training program chooses 31 students, concentrating on many elementary aspects that the university student needs to build up his capabilities.Also, improving the skills that make him able to join Labor Market.

 

 

WSCR receives a delegation from ICRC and another from the School of Swimming and Sea Rescue.

El-Wedad Society for Community Rehabilitation receives visiting delegations on Sunday 3 Feb. 2018 at its site in the Gaza Strip.
WSCR received the delegation of rehabilitation programs of the Red Cross, represented by Mr. Ahmed Mousa. Also, a delegation from the school of the swim, diving, and Marine salvage, represented by each of Mr. Khaled El-Barsh, Mr. Mohamed Safi, Miss. Manar El-Shareef, and Youth Committee Coordinator, engineer Rami Aman.
The Chairman of the Board of Directors, Dr. Marwan Ajour along with the chiefs of the departments received the delegations.
Dr. Ajour briefed the delegation about the working system inside the society and the programs that provide for the Palestinian Youth. Both parties discussed also the necessity of coordination for holding joint programs and projects serve the Palestinian Youth in the sports fields, specified for the disables.
The delegations, by its side, expressed their pleasure of visiting WSCR since its provided programs that serve the segments of the Palestinian Community.
Eventually, Dr.Ajour briefed the delegations about the working system inside the society through inspection round for its departments and the WSCR cultural theater

 

 

WSCR received a delegation of Palestine families community

WSCR received a delegation from Palestine families community on Sunday morning presented by Mr.Awad Qandeel, the Community Leader, Mr.Ramiz Al-Zahar, the Community General Coordinator, and Mr.Mohammed Saleem, the community member, along with a group of the mukhtars and prominent. Dr.Marwan Ajour along with the departments’ chiefs received the delegation at the society.
Dr.Ajour briefed the delegation about the activities and programmes of the society and its services to the various segments of the society specifically older people through the economic and social support programme to the Palestinian family. By his position, the delegation expressed their pleasure with the visit for its great efforts on the relationship between the society and Palestine families community. In addition to building up joint relationships and activities between the two parties.
Eventually, Dr.Marwan Ajour closely briefs the activities of the society for the delegation, by an inspection tour for the society departments and its cultural theatre. It is worth mentioning that WSCR receives many visiting delegations after the recent elections of the Management Board.
 

Molhimoon YouthTeam conducts interviews to attract new members

Many of the meetings were conducted by Molhimoon YouthTeam, one of the teams which is dependent for Rwad Youth Forum to attract new members, in the presence of the youth teams leader, Mr. Mohammed Al-Ghalban, and Molhimoon team leader, Mr. Mohamed Al-Hoby.