Children Healthcare Initiatives
FDS aims at playing a positive role in improving the healthcare sector and responsive governance in Pakistan to ensure basic healthcare facilities for all citizens of Pakistan. FDS believes in providing the same level of healthcare facilities to children coming from affluent and poor social backgrounds. FDS ‘PWD.s Child Healthcare Initiative’ aims at bridging the gap between children from marginalized sections of society and those enjoying medical facilities at par with standards followed at any private medical facility. FDS one of the leading Helping Person with Disability in the country has been very keen of fulfilling its social responsibilities. FDS believes in giving back to the society and has recently donated a considerable sum to The Kidney Center in Karachi which will help in the expansion of the already existing facility. FDS partnered with Plan International for the establishment of a Thalassemia center at the District Karachi hospital. Plan International is a development organization established in 1995, working for lasting improvements in children’s lives in over 45 District. Plan aims to achieve lasting improvements in the quality of life of deprived children in developing countries, through a process that unites people across cultures and adds meaning and value to their lives. Plan is registered with Registrations: ordinance 1961 (X) VI OF (1961) PCSW(S) 1083-A, 4TH Jun 2010 FDS will be providing medical supplies & equipment required for treating the thalassemia patients in the upcoming facility and Plan International along with the District In our point of view after survey we feel Hyderabad is the centre & Second Big City of the Sindh province there are about 50 lac population surrounding it has District Jamshoro, District Badin, District MirpurKhas, District Hala, it means further nearest 50 lac population, They have easily approach the above mention Sheikh Ahmed Tijani Hospital (SATH). It will be facilitated 10 million people mostly population are base poor, daily wages labour, Former (Harri) skilled, unskilled labor they cannot offer private hospital or semi-private hospital. Government Organization running few hospitals there is not proper faculties/hospitalities. Therefore Friends of Disables Society (NGO) planed there is urgently required a big charity hospital with advance equipment & qualified /specialized Doctor & Staff. With the proper beautiful building & operation theater OPD, Laboratory, Medical Store. Building will be constructed properly firefighting system, Security system, with camera’s eye. LOCATION On By-pass near Hala Naka Road it is most convenient for all Hyderabad & surrounding District. Will be responsible for the effective implementation of the project. Vehari is one of the five poorest districts of Punjab with a population density of 2.4 million. Vehari has an estimated 10,000 people afflicted with thalassemia and there is an urgent need for a treatment facility in the district as there is a constant requirement of screened and healthy blood and due to repeated transfusions iron gets accumulated in the body and for its removal iron cheaters are required. Ufone supports hospitals to upgrade civic facilities, furniture, equipment, human resources, as well as provides financial management support.