LONDON, Dec. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — HealthProm, the UK primarily based charity working to assist susceptible kids and their households in Jap Europe, Central Asia and Afghanistan, is marking its 35th anniversary with a fundraising drive to assist the continuation of the organisation’s important work.
HealthProm was established in 1984 and their mission is to work along with native companions to advertise well being and social take care of susceptible kids and their households the place they function. The organisation’s work is guided by the rules of constructing native capability for sustainability, evidence-based apply and dealing by partnership.
Simon Ray, HealthProm’s Chairman mentioned: “We work to make sure that susceptible kids have the perfect begin in life. We work in robust partnership with native organisations to deal with essential challenges, from poor maternal and youngster well being in Afghanistan and Central Asia, to excessive ranges of kid institutionalisation and in addition the social exclusion of kids with disabilities.”
HealthProm started as a Medical Alternate Programme between the United Kingdom and the previous USSR, arrange by docs and allied professionals to advertise well being schooling and growth by excursions, conferences and change visits.
With an early emphasis on public well being, youngster psychiatry, paediatrics and obstetrics, it developed to develop a extra concentrated give attention to Protected Motherhood and the prevention of maternal and neonatal mortality. Over subsequent years, HealthProm has expanded its scope to reply to extra wants within the area, thus working extra broadly within the social care of susceptible kids and households and advocacy on their behalf.
Tanya Buynovskaya, HealthProm’s Director of Operations, defined the organisation’s developed strategy: “We work with our native companions on initiatives to strengthen households and communities, aiming to extend entry to well being and social companies. We promote schooling for all, and we assist and strengthen coverage. You will discover some inspiring examples of what we obtain with our companions in our initiatives together with maternal well being in Afghanistan, youngster and household assist in Tajikistan, palliative care in Belarus, with kids with disabilities and their households in Ukraine and pre-school assist for kids in Moldova with particular wants. We’re proud to say our work has additionally prolonged to supporting ladies from Jap Europe and Central Asia dwelling in London.”
Dmitry Leus, HealthProm’s Ambassador and director of the London-based firm Imperium Investments, urged assist for the 35th anniversary fundraising drive: “HealthProm is an excellent instance of a small British organisation having a huge effect with its worldwide native companions. There’s a tremendous historical past of 35 years of labor throughout the area and the charity is keen to maintain engaged on the urgent challenges round maternal and youngster well being. We’re encouraging donations to mark HealthProm’s 35th anniversary and to safe our present and future initiatives.”
To donate to HealthProm’s 35th Anniversary fundraising drive, please go to https://www.justgiving.com/campaign/35thBirthday
For extra details about HealthProm, go to https://www.healthprom.org/