Sharjah Child Friendly Academy launches ‘From Pregnancy to Breastfeeding’ awareness info pack

“أكاديمية الشارقة صديقة للطفل” تطلق حقيبة تثقيفية

To be distributed to hospital and healthcare centre staff to help them support expecting women as well as breastfeeding mothers The Sharjah Child Friendly Academy, a subsidiary of the Sharjah Child Friendly Office (SCFO), has launched an awareness information pack titled My Journey From Pregnancy to Breastfeeding. The move aims to educate mothers as well as healthcare professionals in maternity and childcare on breastfeeding, fostering it as a social culture, in addition to promoting all types of care that should be given to new-borns. The info-pack presents a significant step…

‘Sharjah Child Friendly City’ Executive Committee calls for greater support to children and families in quarantine

Recommendations made at virtual meeting organised by Sharjah Child Friendly Office (SCFO) The meeting showcased institutional efforts to support the most affected families and called for a survey to identify basic needs and key challenges Sharjah, May 6, 2020 The Sharjah Child Friendly Office (SCFO) recently hosted a meeting of the Executive Committee of the ‘Sharjah Child Friendly City’ project, to discuss children’s rights to emotional, health and education support in the wake of the new coronavirus pandemic. The meeting explored how institutional efforts and initiatives in the emirate are…