Advanced Eye Examination

Thanks to Shami Eye Center, STEPS was able to offer 9 year-old Yousef a thorough eye examination which his family had not been able to afford. Dr. Mohammed Abu Al Dabaat kindly offered expert diagnosis on Yousef’s blocked tearduct condition. Yousef’s mother had the chance to get helpful advice and it was a great comfort to hear that no operation is necessary....

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Teddy Bear Clinic

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Saturday Trip – Bowling Fun and Eye Tests

STEPS organized a Saturday Trip outing with bowling, puzzles, eye tests and lunch for 8 children from Ahbab Allah Society (Jabal Nuzha). Thank you to Bowling City, Optikos Shami and DamaRose Restaurant for their great participation. Thank you also to volunteers Hedaia (for coordination), Ghassan (for taking the photos) and Range and Carolin (for accompanying the...

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Teddy Bear Clinic

Thank you, Istishari Hospital, for hosting another Teddy Bear Clinic event. STEPS coordinated for 10 children from Ghaith Society in Hay Nazzal to attend a fun and educational visit there. Dr. Jawad Yaseen demonstrated basic medical procedures on one of the ‘sick’ teddy bears and shared important health tips. Children were interested to visit the emergency...

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STEPS’ First “Teddy Bear Clinic”

STEPS invited 10 orphan children from Al Ghaith Society in Hay Nazzal (Amman) to Istishari Hospital for this first ‘Teddy Bear Clinic’ event. Through the use of teddy bears, children between the ages of 6 and 9 are introduced to what it’s like to visit a doctor, clinic or hospital, to explore health care experiences and to learn about healthy habits....

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Twenty More Children Tested

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Free Eye and Dental Tests

21 children from the UNRWA kindergarten in Wahdat Camp participated in STEPS’ ‘Sahati Basmati’ health care campaign. With three of their teachers they went to Gardens Dental Implant Clinic for thorough dental checks, then to Alpha Opticals in Amman Mall for basic eye tests. The trip also included playtime at Dream Park, snacks, gifts and a free...

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