The pandemic brought a lot of stress to already vulnerable sector particularly children. Relevant studies said that the societal disruptions from COVID 19 may affect the health and well-being of children and families.
The Moro People’s Core team conducted a feeding program in Barangay Cuyapon, especially in Lower Silangan, where the staff cooked healthy meals for the kids and their parents. This activity aims to raise awareness on the importance of eating healthy foods everyday.
One of the highlights of the said activity was proper hand washing session introduced by the MPCORE Volunteers. During this time of pandemic, it is necessary for children and adults to know and practice proper hand washing in order to avoid different diseases. It is one of the ways to keep the family safe, as well. Parents around during the said activity was also reminded to regularly guide their children to wash their hands for healthier living.