New Smile on Wheels launched in collaboration with IHS

Delhi

Poor and underserved urban communities of Gurugram and Noida will benefit from the mobile health services through "Smile on Wheels" supported by IHS Markit, a global leader in information, analytics and solutions for major industries and markets. IHS Markit and the non-profit Smile Foundation have come together to cater to the health needs of at […]

Telemedicine Project with Karma Healthcare & Australian High Commission

Rajsthan

Smile Foundation; in partnership with Karma Healthcare and Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Australian High Commission have initiated a telemedicine project to serve the needs of communities in the remotest parts of Bhilwara, Rajasthan. Based on the ‘hub-and-spoke’ model, the project will provide diagnostics and medical consultation services through video conferencing with specialized […]

Special camp & awareness session on Menstrual Hygiene

Kolkata

A session on menstrual hygiene and a special health camp was organized for girls from Udaan Rose Homes for orphan girls under the Smile on Wheels mobile hospital programme to sensitize them on adolescent health issues. The discussion on menstrual hygiene included videos and pictorial presentation, explaining concepts of reproductive system, menstrual cycle, and importance […]

New Smile on Wheels launched in Pune

Pune

A new Smile on Wheels mobile hospital project, supported by Ericsson Global Services Limited, was launched in Pune, Maharashtra. The project will take healthcare services to doorsteps of families consisting mainly of daily wage laborers in 14 slums of Pune. Powered with a team of doctor, nurse, lab technician, pharmacist, driver and a group of […]

Celebration of National Nutrition Week

Surat, Chennai, Gurugram, Sonabhadra

National Nutrition Week is observed every year from 1st September to 7th September to make people aware about the importance of nutrition for the Human Body and well being of health. The theme for National Nutrition Week 2018 was 'Go Further with Food'. Good Nutrition is necessary because with a poor diet well-being is reduced. […]

Employees from Open Text talk about health and hygiene with school children

Hyderabad

Employees from Open Text spend a day with the children of a Mission Education centre in Hyderabad talking about the need for hygiene and maintaining good health for regular attendance. The children prepared various charts on how to maintain personal hygiene, keep the environment clean by proper disposal of waste; spreading awareness about the harmful […]

Special Health camp for children of urban slum

Delhi

A special health camp was conducted for the children of urban slums in Delhi. These children usually do not get proper healthcare facilities as their parents work as daily wage laborers and seldom have the time to care for the children. A regular health check-up was conducted for the children and the children were sensitized […]

Awareness on skin diseases and water borne diseases

Ahmedabad

As the monsoon sets in it is very important for people to take preventive measures against a number of diseases which spread due to stagnation of water etc. People in urban slums and rural areas are most affected by these diseases because they lack awareness and take little or no preventive measures. Smile on Wheels […]

Washing hands and keeping away from diseases

Gurugram

Hand washing is an important part of our daily activities. One should wash hands before and after eating and keep hands clean to avoid a number of diseases as our hands carry dirt and bacteria from different places. It is important to teach children the benefits of hand washing at a young age so that […]

New Smile on Wheels bringing hopes and health to the people of Bengaluru

Bangaluru

A new Smile on Wheels Mobile hospital project has been launched in Bangalore, Karnataka. The project will make healthcare services accessible at the doorsteps of families living in 15 slums across the city, including Chennasandra Boovi, Sri Ramachandra Slum, Renuka Ellamma temple road slum, Bhuvaneshwari Nagar, Balaji Layout Slum and Vasanthapura Slum. Powered with a […]

World Malaria Day celebrated

Pan India

World Malaria Day was observed at a PAN India level by Smile on Wheels, the mobile hospital unit of Smile Foundation by sensitizing people across the country on keeping the surroundings of their homes clean, getting rid of stagnant water in the neighborhood and use of mosquito repellents and what is to be done immediately […]

First Aid training programme for school children conducted in three schools

Jammu

First aid training programme were conducted for students from three schools in Jammu. The children were taught how to use first aid kits in time of emergency as play time and recess cause accidental injuries at school sometimes. Use of disinfectant, bandages, checking for injuries etc was taught to the children. The children learnt a […]

IPL Team Kolkata Knight Riders comes forward to support Smile on Wheels to provide healthcare relief to the underprivileged in and around Kolkata

Kolkata

Team Kolkata Knight Riders and Meer Foundation have come together to support Smile Foundation in their endeavor to provide healthcare services for the underprivileged community specially women and children. The inaugural health camp was conducted on the 15th of April 2018 at Bantala, Kolkata, after which 11 more health camps will be conducted across the […]

Health awareness programme conducted for school children

Jammu and Kashmir

A health awareness programme was conducted for students from a school in Jammu and Kashmir. The children were sensitized about the importance of washing their hands before and after eating and exercising daily and the importance of playing sports and inculcating other healthy habits to avoid falling sick. A special video screening on balanced diet, […]