The Episcopal Care for Social Services (Episcocare) held a series of health awareness meetings on how to prevent the emerging coronavirus, as part of the Foundation’s health improvement program activities.
The Episcopal/Anglian Church stated in a statement today that the Foundation organized 51 meetings for the benefit of 150 women at six development centers affiliated with the Foundation.
Dr. Maged Moussa, director of the EpiscoCare Foundation, explained: The meetings included the following precautionary measures such as social distancing and wearing masks.
Moussa pointed out: A presentation was also made on how to recognize the symptoms of infection with the Coronavirus, ways to prevent infection with the virus, how to use the muzzle, follow healthy habits of washing hands, social distancing and healthy nutrition, steps for home isolation when symptoms appear on a family member and ways to protect children During the study times, as well as correcting any false ideas or rumors about the virus.
The corporation’s health awareness program works to improve the beneficiaries ’awareness of adopting healthy habits, in addition to providing health services to children to enhance their abilities to pursue their studies, improve their chances of healthy growth and protect them from diseases.
The Episcopal Care Foundation for Social Services (Episcocare) is the Samaritan’s arm of the Anglican Episcopal Church in Egypt. The Foundation runs the development and social services centers and institutions of the Episcopal Church in Egypt.