Family Healthy Forum For Somalia

Special Olympics Somalia hosted a Family Health Forum Funded by LCIF, highlighting Public Healthy Related topics – a Second for Somalia. After the forum a MOU was signed by Special Olympics Somalia and Lions Clubs Provincial Zone of Somalia for Strategic Partnership. The forum, attended by 21 parents, 6 athletes, 4 Lions, and 2 Leos, educated parents on this ‘Diabetes and Cancer ’ issue in an effort to keep young women/men participating in sport and attending school and community throughout the month and beyond.
In addition, Leos across Somalia were activated in an inclusive youth leadership meeting attended by Lions Somalia Provincial Zone Chairperson as well as LCIF Club Coordinator and Special Olympics Somalia representatives including but not limited to SO Somalia Family Healthy Forum coordinator for Somalia, SO Somalia Youth wing leader, and Director of SO Somalia.