Lions clubs to go rural with health project
KAPIT: The Lions Club of Kapit and Lions Club of Song will conduct a rural health project on Saturday.
It will be held from 9am to 1pm at the SK Rantau Panjai multipurpose hall in Sungai Sut, ulu Baleh.
Organising chairman Anthony Jalin Manggie said the ‘Go Rural Health Awareness Campaign’ programme will include health talks and basic health screening such as body mass index, blood pressure, and blood glucose level.
There will also be a fire safety talk by the Fire and Rescue Department.
“We have invited students and teachers of SK Rantau Panjai, and longhouse folk from Rumah Undie, Rumah Nyawai, and Rumah Ngindang along Sungai Sut to attend the health activities. Our aim is to create awareness of the importance of oral health to keep healthy,” he said.
The Lions clubs will also present fire extinguishers to the three longhouses.