Jom Check Eyes Awareness Campaign 3.0

Member

Joyien Chiew


Duration

juillet 19, 2017

Target

Students and Parents


Target avg age

9


People impacted

323


Objectif de développement durable

Accès à la santé


Development stage

Health and Wellness


Purpose

To increase the awareness on the importance of take care the healthy of eyes that had been neglected in this technology era and reduce the possibilities of short-sightness among the new generation.


Overview

In these technology era, electronic had become a trend in which cause a lots of children are wallowing in gadget’s games. However, there is a hidden killer that are killing the children’s health which the killer are what we call “Blue-Ray”. Blue-Ray is existing on smartphone, gadgets. laptop or even LED light. These Blue-Ray can go through cornea and direct inject on macular and hurt the eyesight of the children which the subsequent maybe short-sightness, cataract, or even blind.

After the successful of Jom Check Eyes Awareness Campaign 2.0 in, SJK (C) Buloh, we decided to continue go into the school to educate the new generation the importance of eyes and how to maintain it. We wish the possibilities of short-sightness can be reduced in the next station, SJK (C) Hwa Nan.


Results

There are total 323 students benefit from the even through eyes examination and experience the situation of lost of sight through the games. More than that, the students also learn how and why to protect their eyes through the video sharing and explanation by the COC.

The most importantly is that our partner E-Meng Optical able to learn together with JCI member on using Active Citizen Framework to organise an event that create sustainable solution for the environment that help in their CSR Programme.


Recommendations

We sincerely thanks for the effort and hard work of the COC team that lead by OC, Joeann Lim had bring such successful awareness campaign continuously.

Sincerely thanks for the event's collaborate partner, E-meng Optical for continuing support us can continue to give best support and professional eyes examination for the students and support their CSR Programme

Last but not least, we are appreciate to SJK (C) Hwa Nan for not only allowing us for having the campaign in the school, yet also giving us 100% support to make it successful. We also thank for the students who really enjoyed the campaign which let us feel that all the hard works are meaningful.

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