Orange Foundation Presents First Set of Baby Packs to Lactating Mothers
Orange Foundation, on Thursday 17th June 2021, presented the first set of baby packs to lactating mothers during the institution’s weekly visit to the maternal screening center at the Kroo Bay community in Freetown.
During the visit, several screening tests were carried out, such as: blood sugar, malaria, MMHG, HIV and Covid-19 on pregnant women and children within the community. This project is part of Orange Foundation’s commitment to support deprived communities through its ‘Safeguarding Maternal Health Project’ in partnership with ICAP and the Ministry of Health.
The presentation of the first 5 baby packs was made to 5 lactating mothers at the screening centre, in the presence of community stakeholders and the Paramount Chief for Kroo Bay area.
The lactating mothers thanked Orange Foundation for their timely intervention and touching the lives of the women in their community.
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