SECOND SCREENING CAMP ASK - MANGALAM
ASK associated with a leading Malayalam news daily “Mangalam” to launch a treatment support programme “ Karunya Sparsham”. Managlam News daily thorough its 5 different publications promoted the campaign. The applications from across the state was screened by the newspapers offices located across the state for there socio economic status. Eligible candidates were invited to attend medical camps conducted by the specialist doctors at ASTER Medcity , Kochi. 102 children were screened in 3 different medical camps. 31 Children requiring treatment were identified and offered treatment at one- fourth of the cost. This included cardiac surgeries, cleft palate repairs, orthopedic deformity corrections, hearing aids and other surgical interventions.