Disability inclusiveness

Disability Assessment Camp

FAIRMED Foundation Nepal in collaboration with International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC), Youth Red Cross (YRC), National Federation of Disabled Nepal (NFDN) and Mahila Atma Nirbharta Kendra (MANK), conducted second disability assessment camp. The camp was conducted on October 25 to 27 in Tipeni, Thangpalkot, and Kiwool; Sindhupalchowk.

In the camp, 97 disabled people (63 male, 34 female) were assessed. 44 people were directly supported with assistive devices like crutches, belt crept, bandage etc and while the other needy were referred for further treatment. Four people were referred to Hospital and Rehabilitation Development Center (HRDC), 11 were referred to YRC for physiotherapy, and one to Dhulikhel hospital for clip removal. The transportation expenses of referred will be covered by FAIRMED.