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Rotary International President
for years 2013-14

Health care

RCWW’s recent actions in the area of health care have included:

·          Facilitation of the import and distribution to handicapped people in Poland of wheelchairs supplied by The Wheelchair Foundation of the US and a number of American Rotary Clubs

·          In cooperation with the Polish Lymphoma Association, Sowie Oczy, provision for the acquisition of medical and non-medical equipment for an outpatient treatment room in the Warsaw Hospital for Oncology

·         Ongoing support for a Jody and Friends project in which the Club pays for spare parts used by prisoners at Białołęka prison to refit and repair used wheelchairs, which are then given to people who need them.

·          In cooperation with the Rotary Club of Abuja, transport to Nigeria and distribution to disabled people there of 100 wheelchairs renovated by Białołęka prisoners.