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Al Muqarram, Zulekha Hospital, ISP join hands

The CSR programme is aimed at bolstering UAE families’ capacity to deal with the stress.

Dubai- Al Muqarram Group, Zulekha Hospital, and International Schools Partnership (ISP) schools in the UAE, have teamed up to support families in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with their wellbeing, both mentally and physically, during the pandemic.

In recognition of how the pandemic has disrupted their lives, causing anxiety and stress, families with students in the ISP schools in the UAE will have the opportunity to be a part of a Stress Management Webinar. Entitled, ‘Mental Health and Stress Management for Parents’, families from The Aquila School and Nibras International School in Dubai, as well as from Aspen Heights British School and Reach British School in Abu Dhabi, will be able to participate in this session conducted by experts from the Zulekha Hospital.

The families from these schools will also receive over 2,000 Dolphin Hand Sanitizers and Disinfectant Sprays from Al Muqarram Group in a bid to enhance their safety and hygiene to protect them against the Covid-19 virus. The webinar will also share some tips on continuing to keep the family safe in line with the Covid-19 precautionary measures set by the government.

According to Al Muqarram Group spokesperson, the corporate social responsibility programme is aimed at bolstering UAE families’ capacity to deal with the stress brought about by the after-effects of the pandemic as well as to ensure that they remain protected from the virus at all times.

“We are delighted to be joining hands with Zulekha Hospital and ISP Schools in the UAE, to assist families with much-needed stress management webinars, and our newly launched hand sanitizers and sprays. We feel this will go a long way in helping the families keep the deadly virus at bay,” said Safdar Badami, managing director, Al Muqarram Group.

On his part, Zulekha Hospital spokesperson Dr. Mandar Vishwanath Bichu – Head of Right Parenting and Specialist Pediatrician said: “We are privileged to partner with Al Muqarram Group and ISP Schools to create greater awareness amongst parents and children on stress management, the importance of good mental and physical health, and being safe. Especially at these times, prevention is the key. Continuous reiteration of these vital aspects will ensure long term safety and wellbeing of our future generations.”

Speaking about the importance of partnerships like this, Bharat Mansukhani, Regional Managing Director of ISP, Middle East said: “The health and safety of our families is our top priority, and wellbeing is a large part of this. Our school communities have really come together during this unprecedented time, and through this partnership, we are able to further support their wellbeing. These webinars will give them an opportunity to engage with experts, to be better equipped to cope with the effects of this pandemic.”

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