Bajans reach out
HEALTH CARE SERVICES in Barbados will benefit from a wide range of medical supplies, thanks to the Barbadian community in Canada.
Consul general for Barbados in Toronto Haynesley Benn said a 40-foot container of medical supplies was put together by the Bajans living in Toronto and it was the second year that the diaspora had made such a donation. He also said a second donation was expected in either July or August.
The equipment includes mattresses, dialysis machines, beds, and wheelchairs valued at CAN$150 000.
“I look forward to all the products that are in there reaching the various areas including the children’s homes in Barbados. (LK)
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