An emergency response team of IsraAID and IsraAID Philippines (the local partner agency) has been providing medical, psychological, social and material relief goods in Can-Avid municipality.

 IsraAID provides aid to victims of Philippines typhoon

 

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With the support and partnership of AJC, an emergency response team of IsraAID and IsraAID Philippines (the local partner agency) has been providing medical, psychological, social and material relief goods in Can-Avid municipality, located just 15km from the city of Dolores, where the eye of the typhoon struck a week and a half ago.

IsraAID, in coordination with the UN and the local Ministry Department of Health, went to Can-Avid where 97% of residents have been affected by the typhoon to offer medical treatment. To date over 400 injured people have been treated.

The team has also delivered food and non-food items to over 400 families, including rice, noodles, water,  mosquito repellent, hygiene kits and more.

Parallel to to distribution of goods and medical aid, IsraAID also conducted psychological and social support activities to more than 150 children in Barangay Rawis and Camantang, and trained local professionals in dealing with trauma-affected communities.

 IsraAID provides aid to victims of Philippines typhoon

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