SDGsPosts Good Health & Well-Being

 

  • Blood Donation Drives. NUST Community Services Club in collaboration with registered blood banks and hospitals, hold a 4-day blood donation drive at Campus every Semester. The blood collected is used for the treatment of cancer and thalassaemia patients. A percentage of this stock is made available for people in need. During blood donation drives of 2017-18, 928 pints of blood was collected.
  • Free Eyesight Testing Camps. Free eye camps were held by NUST Community Services Club in collaboration with Al-Shifa Eye Hospital in the villages near Chakwal, where people were tested for weak eyesight and patients were provided with free of cost spectacles and medicines.
  • Free Dental Camp. NUST Community Services Club organised a dental camp at Aghosh Orphanage, providing free of cost dental health services to children under care. The children were examined by health professionals for primary checkups, extractions, fillings, dentures, scaling and oral hygiene.
  • Breast Cancer Awareness. NUST Community Services Club, NUST Bio Reach Society carried out Pink Day; a breast cancer awareness campaign to raise awareness and reduce the stigma of breast cancer through education. In this context NUST Drama Club in collaboration with NUST Community Services Clubs also organized a Drama (Ummed-e-Sehar) highlighting this menace.