Thalassemia is a congenital health condition, prevalent across Sri Lanka; especially in the North Western Province. UA was able to provide invaluable support towards controlling this severe blood disorder by conducting thalassemia awareness and prevention campaigns across the country.
Extended support and collaborative efforts received from National Thalassemia Centre – Kurunegala along with the Hemal’s Adolescent & Adult Thalassemia Care has made it possible to conduct the awareness sessions across the country.
Contact the following places for more information on getting tested:
Thalassaemia Care Center,
North Colombo Teaching Hospital,
No.10, Sirima Bandaranayke Mawatha, Kadawatha.
National Thalassaemia Centre,
Teaching Hospital, Kurunegala.
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Skills programs with LGC (for parents)
|02||Thalassemia Awareness and Successful Life|
programs with LGC (for students)
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Skills programs with LGC (for Teachers)
|04||Thalassemia Awareness and Child|
Management Skills programs with
LGC (Common group)