We <3 screening for heart health

Last night, the CHEERing team screened 40 of our young footballers for cardiac (heart) health. This included checking footballers’ heart rates and rhythm and the electrical activity of their hearts using ECG. This work is supported by the Barca Foundation. CHEERing conducts health screenings to ensure preventive health and provide direct support in refugee camps…

Maki(ng) Sushi Memories at Malakasa

Our cooking classes are on a roll – literally! CHEERing holds weekly classes at Malakasa Camp to introduce nutritious and tasty foods to boys and girls. Last week, our BUSPH volunteer Zeinab Alsheraa taught a sushi-making class for children at the camp.  The boys and girls at Malakasa initially expressed interest in making sushi after seeing…

Community Grow Clinic Open on Thursdays

Come weigh and measure your babies and young children at CHEERing’s community Grow Clinic! Every Thursday, mothers can receive breastfeeding support and pregnant women can learn about breastfeeding and baby care. Learn more in the flyer below.

Fixing Teeth in Football Fit!

In the spring of 2022, CHEERing’s Football Fit program helped over 50 children, parents, and coaches access dental care. Trouble with Teeth When CHEERing screened players in our Football Fit program in spring 2022, poor dental health was the single biggest issue affecting parents and children. 86% of children had visible, severe issues with their…