Health

How we started:

Barkat Foundation held its first free medical camp in a small village called Narang Mandi, in the Sheikhupura district that served 40 patients with free medical check ups and medicines.

 

IMPACT:

Since then January 2016, Barkat Foundation has hosted 65 free medical camps up till April 2018, which have helped more than 5,700 patients & counting, at more than 21 locations in 10 different cities!

 Dr. Razzak conducting an oral exam during Barkat's free health camp conducted at Rising Star School for underpriviledged children in Lahore.

Dr. Razzak conducting an oral exam during Barkat's free health camp conducted at Rising Star School for underpriviledged children in Lahore.

 


Project Summary:

Number of camps: 65
Avg. patient count/ camp: 90
Locations: 21

Total Medicines: 16,000+
Total Patients: 5,700+
Women: 2,400+
Children: 2,100+

Youngest Patient: 20 days
Oldest Patient: 92 years


Most Common Illnesses treated:

  • Bacterial Infections
  • Common Cold
  • Skin Diseases
  • Malnutrition
  • Anaemia
  • Diarrhea
Let us be the ones who say: we do not accept that a child dies every three seconds simply because he does not have the drugs you and I have.