COPE AT WORK
210 people were screened and nearly 100 people received services on the spot. A further 57 people were referred for follow-up services.
Physiotherapists and occupational therapists from Salavan, Sayabouly, Oudomxay provincial hospitals attended an intensive 2-week training.
In August, with USAID funding, COPE organized a training for 21 Prosthetists/Orthotists.
STAY IN TOUCH
“When I go back home, I will continue my dream and apply to be a teacher at the school in my village”
“Now I can support my family’s income by growing mushrooms and raising some livestock to sell to the local fresh market.”
“I didn’t know that the new leg would enable me to walk again and now I can walk freely and go back to school!”
COPE and CMR conducted a mobile clinic in Nongbok and Boualapha districts, with the support of USAID.
The objective of the seminar was to align Lao-context quality clinical audit tools to global World Health Organisation standards.
15 rehabilitation professionals receiving training on manufacturing knee-ankle-foot orthoses