Grenada Initiative

The executive of HANDS have decided that our next mission trip will be conducted on the Caribbean Island of Grenada.

DATE: JUNE 26 -JULY 5, 2009

Theme: "DYNAMICS OF FAMILY WELLNESS IN NATION-BUILDING".  

 

PROGRAM EMPHASIS

•1.     Dental health education - preventive

Cleaning, filling and extractions. Prevention education (brushing, flossing, etc)

•2.     Lifestyle health and wellness

Nutrition -miniature cooking class

Women's health - breast-self exams, physical exams

Men's health

Children's health-hearing/vision

Health Fair -one day/walkathon

•3.     Medical services

Screenings - hypertension/diabetes

  • 4. Family life education: parenting, youth and marriage enrichment & education.

 

    Resources Needed

          Personnel

          Toothbrushes/toothpaste. Approximately 1500 each.

          Hearing

          Glucometer

          Blood pressure machines

          Breast models with lumps

          Tooth model with brush

          Medicines

          First aid stuff (bandages, dressings, etc)

Syringes

If you would like to make a tax deductible contribution towards this venture then please contact us.

Augustine Panchoo

951-203-4668

guspanchoo@yahoo.com