Redemptorist, Baclaran, Philippines
Our medical/dental clinic continue to serve the poor people around the shrine and mission areas who cannot afford the medical costs of government and private clinics and hospitals. The center also conduct regular free clinic and Medical/Dental Mission by a team of volunteer doctors, dentists and nurses. The center also offer a feeding program for malnourished children in the nearby depressed urban communities and community based health education program.
On Sundays and Wednesdays, the Medical-Dental service is augmented by many volunteer medical students and professionals. There is an effort to support the development of appropriate indigenous health care like acupuncture, herbal medicines, and others. This social service is a reminder that the life and ministry of Jesus involved healing as a manifestation of God's Reign.
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