Emergency Preventive and Curative Health Assistance to Disaster Affected families , District...

Emergency Preventive and Curative Health Assistance to Disaster Affected families , District Kohat Pakistan


CWS-P/A is providing preventive and curative health care services to off-camp IDPs and people in the host communities of District Kohat in order to minimize their vulnerability through emergency/primary health care and awareness raising sessions. Free medical consultations are provided, including laboratory tests and medicines, to all patients with a specific focus on maternal and child health care. Health and hygiene sessions have been included to reduce the risk of health related disasters, such as outbreaks of epidemics and communicable diseases, by equipping the target population with skills and knowledge of practical measures to prevent diseases by adopting healthy behaviors.

Duration of the project August 1, 2013 – May 31, 2014
Program Area Disaster Management Program (DMP)
Thematic Area(s) Health
Cross Cutting Themes Hygiene
Implementation areas (Districts)

District Kohat, Pakistan

Total Beneficiaries
  • Total Beneficiaries – 48,750 individuals 
  • Vaccination for 1,463 women
  • Vaccination for 6,581 children under 5
  • Referral services for 1,500 men, women and children
  • Antenatal and postnatal services for 1,463 women
  • Awareness raising for 25,959 IDPs and host community members
  • Hygiene Kits to 7,500 individuals
  • 1,500 baby kits to new mothers
  • 1,500 delivery kits to expectant mothers
Description of Beneficiaries Conflict affected ADP familities and their host families in Kohat.
Type of Intervention Medical consultation, hygiene promotion, minor refurbishment of government static health units


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