The Iraqi Red Crescent distributes disabled wheelchairs and organizes first aid workshop for volunteers in Karbala Governorate

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) / Karbala branch, distributed wheelchairs for disabled and special needs people from those who suffer from inability in the lower limbs and paralysis. As the staff of the branch distributed a number of wheelchairs for the disabled and organized courses on psychosocial support for them.
In a same context, the cadres of IRCS organized a workshop on first aid for the volunteers in Karbala in order to develop their skills, and to carry out operations of rescue the injured during accidents, natural disasters, and how to transport the injured to the hospital, in which the workshop included theoretical and practical lectures to teach volunteer skills of first aid.

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About Iraqi Red Crescent Society

An independent national humanitarian society that works to reduce the suffering and pain of people without discrimination during the peace and war , natural disasters and non-natural disasters , it is also considered one of the most activist societies in the international movement of Red Cross and Red Crescent. The work of the society depends on the principle of voluntary work which considered the base in IRCS work , that the voluntary service is embodied the fundamental principles of the Red Cross and Red Crescent international movement which considered volunteers the basic block in the society work , that the voluntary relief doesn’t work for any interest or seek for any profit .

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