A Rs. 30 million project on Hearing Care in Sri Lanka that earned us Candle no. 65 in the Rotary World Candle Series Programme
Providing infrastructure and equipment to train Medical Laboratory Technicians at a project cost of Rs.15 million
A Mission for Vision programme which provides custom-made spectacles and cataract surgery to the poor, particularly in rural areas. To date 53,000 people have been screened, 46,000 have received spectacles and more than 3,000 cataract surgeries have been successfully performed
An on-going Gift of Hearing project – currently worth USD 1.5 million - which provides high quality hearing aids to poor hearing-impaired adults and children and state of the art equipment to ENT units in hospitals.
Awareness raising, early detection and treatment of oral cancer island-wide – 27 outreach camps, 25 school awareness raising sessions, training of village health workers and estate medical assistants, a nation wide bi-lingual TV information campaign and essential medical equipment at a project cost of Rs. 6.5 million
The donation of an Auto Blood Analyser valued at USD 21,000.00 to the Teaching Hospital, Peradeniya
The gift of a mobile dental unit to the Dental Faculty of the Teaching Hospital, Peradeniya
The Emergency Care Units at the two Main Hospitals in Kandy worth over Rs.5 million
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