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Puthukudiyiruppu Hospital Male Ward Building Project

We hope you remember Dr Philomena Karthikesalingam, who did a charity walk last year to raise funds on behalf of Assist RR. The funds raised by her part funded building a paediatric ward at Puthukudiyiruppu (PTK) hospital that was destroyed … Continue reading

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Assistance to School Children in Manthai East, Mullaitivu

As you are aware, Assist RR visited Thunukkai and Manthai East in June 2015 to hand over exercise books donated by London Brindishe Manor School. During this visit, Manthai East Devisional Secretary (DS) Mr V Printhaharan joined us at the … Continue reading

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Exercise books Donated by London Brindishe Manor School

Some time back, AssistRR received a call from a teacher (Mrs Lilla Acord), attached to Brindishe Manor school in Lewisham, South East London. She told that her school had some surplus exercise books and searched the web to identify a charity … Continue reading

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Another Free Cataract Surgery Camp helping 99 Pateints

AssistRR organised yet another free cataract surgery camp, this time in Kilinochchi, helping 99 patients to regain eyesight at least in one eye.  This camp was funded by Karai Welfare Society, UK, and facilitated by Enlightenment Circle, UK, an arm … Continue reading

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Puthukudiyiruppu Hospital Ward Building Projects

As you are aware, AssistRR built a ward complex (paediatric and female) at Puthukudiyiruppu hospital with the support of many kind individuals and charities including Mr Kieran Arasaratnam through Serendip Children’s Home, Children Hunger Relief Fund (CHRF), Medical Institute of Tamils (MIOT) … Continue reading

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Valigamam Internally Displaced People (IDP) in Chunnagam

Assist RR has been assisting innocent victims of the war in the North and East of Sri Lanka since 2012. Although we focussed our efforts in Vanni, in particular Mullaithivu, we carried out many assistances from Mannar in the North … Continue reading

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Resettlement of Sampoor Internally Displaced People

Further to our appeal towards the end of May to assist Sampoor IDP, we would like to provide an update on the above. We made a visit to Sampoor last week to reassess the situation following the recent court case … Continue reading

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