One day Out-reach patients’ camp was conducted on September 14, 2019, by the ARPD physical therapy and speech therapy teams in Tehsil Headquarter Hospital, Wari Upper Dir. Initiative for the camp was taken by the request of the people of Dir.
About 226 physically disabled patients, 35 patients with speech and psychological problem have availed the free treatment indiscriminately provided by ARPD through free physical therapy Camp. Cerebral palsy and Muscular Dystrophy were the most detected diseases in the area. Home treatment plans were advised to patients, while some patients were referred to RCPD Peshawar for treatment.
Assistant Commissioner Tehsil Wari Mr. Israr Ahmad visited ARPD free camp. He was satisfied and impressed by the ARPD outreach program. He also assured his full support to ARPD for future Outreach camps and awareness programs in Upper Dir.