All Barbadians acknowledge that the Harrison’s Level facility is the focal centre for therapy of individuals who’re bothered with the COVID–19 virus.
The residents at this facility are being cared for by a dedicated and devoted staff of well being professionals. Hospital workers and well being care suppliers are on the frontline within the battle towards the coronavirus pandemic which has affected many.
It’s due to this fact incumbent on all people to seek for methods to supply the assistance and assist that the professionals want, that’s, other than staying at house and following the protocols.
The Rotary Membership of Barbados West is amongst these dedicated to helping every time and wherever potential. In January, with the help of Goddard Enterprises Restricted, The Rotary Membership offered a BBQ packaged lunch for the residents on the facility.
Not too long ago, the Rotary Membership went a step additional in its civic dedication with the availability of 12 forty-nine-inch tv units, two play stations, 4 water dispensers and 12 mini fridges.
The donation from the Membership got here with the assist from numerous non-public residents. Moreover, in affiliation with Luminsol Applied sciences Inc., the Membership additionally upgraded the WIFI connectivity for the Harrison’s Level facility. All workers and residents on the facility will now benefit from extra dependable and quicker entry to the web.
This assist which was offered demonstrated the Membership’s ongoing assist to the well being sector in Barbados. Well being is a significant focus of Rotary’s exercise.
Since Joe Steinbok’s 12 months, each president of the Membership has targeted on well being issues, thereby guaranteeing that so far it has offered greater than $1.5 million in assist to the QEH.
This has been adopted intently by assist to the training sector the place the Rotary Membership has offered scholarships for needy kids who attend the College of the West Indies.
Because the begin of the pandemic, laptop tools in addition to listening to checks for main college college students has been offered. In affiliation with BridgeTo and Scotia Financial institution, over 100 tablets have additionally been distributed.
The charitable work has been made potential by funds raised from two main sources. These are The Rotary West Diamonds Worldwide Sandy Lane Golf Traditional in addition to The Rotary Membership West Financial institution of Nova Scotia Polo Traditional. These actions have needed to be postponed for the previous two years as a result of destructive impression of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Nonetheless, despite the nominal funds that have been raised prior to now 12 months, the Membership made a major contribution to the Barbados Defence Drive Discipline Hospital, offered wanted medical tools and provides to the Geriatric Hospital, distributed over 100 meals hampers to needy households and extra just lately additionally participated within the Authorities’s Care Package deal initiative. (PR)