Health Club

Health Club

Health Club of S.Thomas’ College, Mt. Lavinia.

HEALTH WEEK 2016
Project Proposal

Introduction of the Health Club

The idea of the Health Club for S.Thomas’ College Mount Lavinia is based on the Ministry of Health existing School Health Promotional Programmes developed in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and the Old Thomians’ Health Professionals Association. The Main objective the club is to empower the students of the college to take participation on promotion of their Health.

Health Week 2016

The Health Club of S. Thomas’ College Mount Lavinia in collaboration with the Old Thomians’ Health Professionals Association will be organizing a Heath Week from 24th to 27th of May 2016 at the college premises.

Details of the Health Week are as follows,

Details of the Health Week

1.TARGET GROUPS

  • a. Staff members of STC. (Tutorial/Administrative/Supportive)
  • b. Students of STC.
  • c. The College neighbourhood.
  • d. Parents.

The club is expecting a participation of approximately 400-500 people.

2.OUR THEME

“A HEALTHY MIND AND A HEALTHY BODY HELPS TO BUILD A HEALTHY SOCIETY.”

3. INITIATIVES

    • BMI
    • Blood pressure
    • Blood sugar
    • Eye clinic
    • Dental clinic
    • ECG
    • A pharmacy (Generic drugs from Dr. Kapila Kanangara)

The patient will receive a medical report which will illustrate his or her medical conditions.

    • Lectures for students, parents and staff
    • A Health Quiz for middle School students.

Objectives of the Health Week

  • Engage health and other educational officials, teachers, students and community leaders and other relevant organizations in efforts to promote health.
  • Improve skills based health education.
  • Implement health promoting policies and practices that support health.

Rough Budget of the project

Amount
Income
Health Club Account Rs.50,000
Expenses
Health Camp Leaflets     20 x 700 Rs.14000
Health Quiz Certificates 30 x 10 Rs.    300
Medical Report Sheets 6 x 700 Rs.  4200
Radio Club Rs.  4000
Photographic Club Rs.  4000
Notepads 100 x 40 Rs.  4000
Total Rs.30,500