Food Hotline Response - Family Food Kits

In order to minimize the impact of the pandemic on the poor / whose lives depend on daily earnings, the BCF has established a program named “BCF Food Hotline” as follow

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Beneficiaries
Since establishment of the Food Hotline project BCF is delivering food assistance on daily basis.
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Phone Calls Received
People can call on daily basis to receive Family Food Kits.

Delivering Assistance to Lockdown Areas

Sebiran– BCF teams delivered Family Food Kits to the residents of Sebiran after government lockdowns were imposed in response to the spread of COVID-19 in the district.

Beneficiaries in Sebiran

Khalifan– BCF teams delivered Family Food Kits to the residents of Khalifan after government lockdowns were imposed in response to the spread of COVID-19 in the district.

Beneficiaries in Khalifan

Karezan– BCF teams delivered Family Food Kits to the residents of Karezan Neighborhood In Erbil after government lockdowns were imposed in response to the spread of COVID-19 in the district.

Beneficiaries in Karezan, Erbil

BCF COVIED-19 Health Response- Providing Medical equipment

BCF has been in regular direct contact with Health officials since this coivid_19 accrued, there are ongoing cooperation and information sharing. BCF is also trying to inform its donors and others about the situation and providing support as requested.

Emirate Hospital

BCF and its partners from the Emirati General Consulate in Erbil have provided the hospital with 50 beds for an isolation unit for COVID-19 patients.

50 Beds 

New Hospital

An emergency hospital for COVID-10 patients is being constructed with support from BCF.

70 Beds 

International Exhibition

BCF is cooperating with its partners in the Iraqi Red Crescent Society to provide the Erbil International Exhibition, which will be receiving COVID-19 patients, with all the necessary equipment for an emergency hospital isolation unit.

150 Beds

Health Awareness Campaign

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, BCF's Health Awareness Campaign has distributed posters and brochures with medical information in refugee and IDP camps and host communities in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.

Psychological Awareness Campaign

BCF started a campaign in which a psychological expert explains how COVID-19 affects the mind and human behavior. In addition, he explains the steps people can take in order to remain productive during the pandemic induced quarantine while practicing self-care.

Episode 1

What improves our mental health?

Episode 2

What does it mean to sleep healthily?

Episode 3

How can we practice social awareness for our children?

Episode 4

How can our children lead healthier lives?