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Wheelchairs presented to the disabled in Quang Binh

Wheelchairs presented to the disabled in Quang Binh

The association for the support of the handicapped and orphans of the central province of Quang Binh and the US’s Giving it Back to Kids Foundation presented 748 wheelchairs to people with disabilities in the locality on November 14.

160 wheelchairs presented to Hanoi disabled

160 wheelchairs presented to Hanoi disabled

The Hanoi Red Cross Society (HRCS), the Wheelchair Foundation and philanthropists presented 160 wheelchairs to the disabled, Agent Orange victims and those living with fatal diseases in Hanoi on November 6.

500 wheelchairs presented to the disabled in Quang Binh

500 wheelchairs presented to the disabled in Quang Binh

The association for support of the disabled and orphans of Quang Binh and the US organisation Giving It Back to Kids presented 500 wheelchairs to locals with disabilities in the central province on December 1.

Israel Embassy to offer wheelchairs to children with disabilities

Israel Embassy to offer wheelchairs to children with disabilities

The Embassy of Israel in Vietnam on June 20 said it will offer 100 wheelchairs to children with disabilities in several provinces and cities in Vietnam, using the budget allocated for the 69th anniversary of the country’s Independence Day (May 14, 1948 – May 14, 2017).

HCM City association brings light to 500,000 poor patients

HCM City association brings light to 500,000 poor patients

The Ho Chi Minh City Sponsoring Association for Poor Patients on October 22 organised free-of-charge operations for 200 poor patients suffering from cataract at the Nguyen Trai Hospital and celebrated the 500,000th case in the past 20 years.

Myriad activities to be held for disabled

Myriad activities to be held for disabled

A conference for the disabled, orphans and sponsors nationwide is scheduled to be held on April 8 as part of activities to mark Vietnam Day for People with Disabilities (April 18).

Disabled Thai Binh children receive wheelchairs

Disabled Thai Binh children receive wheelchairs

(VOV) - At a ceremony in Thai Binh province on November 18, the Vietnam Red Cross donated 30 refurbished wheelchairs to handicapped youth to help them expand their horizons.

Former Japanese PM presents wheelchairs to AO victims

Former Japanese PM presents wheelchairs to AO victims

Former Japanese Prime Minister Hatoyama Yukio in collaboration with the Institute of Community Health (ICH) under the Ministry of Health has held a ceremony to present wheelchairs to Vietnamese Agent Orange/Dioxin (AO ) victims.

Wheelchairs given to the disabled in Lam Dong

The Lawrence S. Ting Memorial Fund on August 11 presented 110 wheelchairs worth 183 million US$8,470 to people with disabilities in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong.

Efforts made to care for AO victims

Efforts made to care for AO victims

The Association of Agent Orange/Dioxin (AO) Victims in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho held a meeting on August 4 to mark the day for AO victims (August 10).

Charitable art performance to be held next week

The 12th charitable art programme “One Heart-One World” will be held in Ho Chi Minh City on April 17 to draw the community’s attention to caring for disabled and orphaned children.

250 wheelchairs and bicycles donated to Nghe An’s children

As many as 120 wheelchairs and 130 bicycles were donated to disabled and disadvantaged children in Vinh City, the central province of Nghe An on November 2 by the National Fund for Vietnamese Children’s Nghe An chapter and Vietnam Outreach Australia.

Wheelchairs given to the disabled in Dien Bien

The Lawerence S. Ting Memorial Fund on August 25 presented 200 wheelchairs worth VND360 million (US$17,140) to people with disabilities in the northern province of Dien Bien.

VWAM provides free check-ups in Thua Thien-Hue

VWAM provides free check-ups in Thua Thien-Hue

A medical team from the US-based Vets With A Mission (VWAM) has provided free check-ups and medicines and donated 28 wheelchairs to poverty-stricken locals in A Luoi district, central Thua Thien-Hue province.

NGOs present wheelchairs to Ninh Binh’s disabled

(VOV) - The Sustainable Health Development Centre (VietHealth) has joined Latter Day Saint Charities (LDSC) to present disabled Ninh Binh province residents with 75 wheelchairs and 15 walking frames worth VND200 million.

Lawrence S.Ting Walk due on January 11

(VOV) - As many as 11,500 people have registered to take part in the 9th Lawrence S.Ting Charity Walk due to be held in HCM City’s Phu My Hung Urban Area on January 11.