In the northeastern hinterland, thousands of people face difficult conditions of access to health care and live with the pain, without medicine or any other resource. To alleviate this situation, we offer medical and dental care in the villages of Amigos do Bem.
Vision problems affect the quality of life and the academic and professional performance. Volunteer ophthalmologists detected serious vision problems in populations of assisted villages and they have been providing regular care in clinics endowed with professional equipment.
Complementary to the eye care, optical care is crucial to good eye health. So far more than 3000 corrective lenses and glasses were delivered.