HEALTH AND HYGIENE
To improve and preserve the health of children and adolescents supported by Krousar Thmey and supervisory teams to enable them to fully develop in their lives as children, adolescents and adults.
The children supported by Krousar Thmey benefit from regular medical checkups (general and dental care). In addition, many activities run by the staff aim to raise awareness of essential daily care and hygiene practices.
Annual ophthalmologic consultation is provided for blind or visually impaired children who receive glasses or optical material (magnifying glasses, desks, lamps, etc) adapted to their vision. Responsibility for deaf and hearing-impaired children is taken by our partner Enfants sourds du Cambodge (ESC – Deaf Children of Cambodia) who provides and adapts auditory equipment as their needs require.
treatments against hepatitis b
medical checkup for every child each year
devices adapted, as follow-up or for a new installation
Sophorn started to work with Krousar Thmey at the age of 17 at Chamkar Mon street children center as a care giver.
3 years later, she was promoted social worker and health advisor in Takmao protection center, which has become like a home for her.
Read her story
Wednesday, a team of 15 doctors from SEN SOK Cambodia-China Friendship Referral Hospital provided a free-of-charge medical consultation to all the children at Phnom Penh Thmey school. Many thanks to our partners for their dedication to the children!read more
Le 31 mai dernier, une équipe de 13 médecins de l'hôpital public de Phnom Penh se sont rendus à l'école pour enfants sourds ou aveugles de Phnom Penh Thmey pour effectuer un contrôle médical complet des élèves dficients visuels ou auditifs de l'école, et aux enfants...read more