A one day free medical camp was organized at the Tughlakabad community today. Dr. Animesh Das, ophthalmologist and Dr. Subhamitra Das, General Physician volunteered and visited the community to provide free health checkup for the members residing there.
Both Dr. Animesh and Dr. Subhamitra interacted with the members before the check up mainly focusing on creating awareness among each and every individual. A special session was also organized by Dr. Subhamitra Das where she talked about the Do’s and Don’t regarding the various concerns surrounding flue and dengue.
On 31st August, 2018, STOP alongside support from the Ford Foundation a regional summit was organized on the topic “Sharing Best Practices of Community Intervention and Leadership Development Among Grass-root Workers”.
The aim of the summit was to develop innovative and collaborative approach for development of the community and strong leadership at grassroots level. Community leaders from Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh and across India participated in the summit. The representatives from the respective organizations talked about the best practices followed by them as a part of their organizations community intervention program. The summit proved to be a path breaking initiative that generate ideas to innovate the livelihood options for the women and children in the community.