Citizens Disaster Response Center | CDRC

Save Lives Through First Aid!


Aug 16


14 August 2016 РMembers of Disaster Preparedness Committees (DPCs), Barangay Council, Barangay Health Workers (BHWS), community health workers (CHWs) and other community members of at-risk/hazard-prone barangays of Rumbang and Adela in Rizal town, Occidental Mindoro province attend First Aid Training facilitated by Occidental Mindoro State College (OMSC) Department of Midwifery Program Head Jezreel Sarabia.

This activity is part of the project “Improving Health Care and Disaster Response Capacities on Community-Level in 6 Communities in Mindoro Occidental” being implemented by the Southern Tagalog People’s Response Center (STPRC) through the assistance of the German medical organization action medeor and Aktion Deutschland Hilft (ADH).

The attendees learned the ABC (A-airway, B-breathing, C– circulation) of First Aid, emergency care for bleeding, bandaging and splinting of wounds and fractures, management of burns, animal and insect bites, choking, stroke and other emergencies.

Saving Lives Through First Aid