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Blessing and Opening of RHU2 in Brgy. Magsico

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The Local Government Unit of San Fernando strives to provide all its constituents with basic services regardless of their geographical location in the municipality. One of the basic services that need to address is the health services of people especially to those who are living in the mountainous area.

In order to address this basic health service to its constituents in the mountainous barangay, Rural Health Unit of San Fernando held a blessing and opening of the RHU2 Center last Monday, March 27 in Barangay Magsico with local officials, RHU staff, barangay officials and local residents especially those who wants to avail the health services were invited to look at the new facility.

The blessing of the new health facility we’re led by our municipal Mayor Neneth Reluya, SB Councilor Philip Jude Medalla, SB Councilor Etiquio Baricuatro , RHU Head Dr. Alfredo Manugas IV and it was officiated by Rev. Murphy Sarsonas.

Love Minasa

Love Minasa 2017

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Thousands of patients were given free medical services during the Love Minasa 2017: Medical, Dental, Relief and Evangelical Mission last March 11.

The whole-day activity was held at the Sports and Cultural Complex of San Fernando, Cebu.

Medical services such as medical consultations, pediatric checkup, minor surgery, dental checkup and eye checkup were given to the patients as far as from Naga, Minglanilla and of course to the patients of San Fernando. Aside from the medical and dental mission the group also give relief and evangelical mission to those people who went to the event.

Medicines were also distributed to all beneficiaries.

Doctors, optometrists, dentists, surgeons, nurses, AFP and LGU San Fernando employee especially the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office volunteered for the activity.

Additional doctors and volunteers where also there most of them are from Philippine Gospel Association, Sacred Heart Hospital, Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center (VSMMC), NAVFORCEN, Air Force, Office of the Presidential Cabinet Secretary and Office of the Vice Governor of Cebu.

The Yosemite Church of California, USA; Fil-Am Community of Virginia, USA; The Father’s Heart Church of California, USA; God’s Temple of California, USA; University of California in cooperation with Minasa Ministerial Fellowship of San Fernando and Grace Christian Assembly sponsored the activity in coordination with LGU San Fernando headed by Mayor Reluya for the venue and the food of the volunteers.


LGU San Fernando observes Fire Prevention Month

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With the start of Fire Prevention Month this March, the Bureau of Fire Protection of San Fernando, Cebu celebrates fire prevention month with the theme: “Buhay at Ari-arian ay Pahalagahan, Ibayong Pag-iingat sa Sunog ay sa Sariling Pamayanan Simulan. San Fernando, Cebu Fire Marshal Fire Chief Inspector Cecil Alicaya said the celebration is an annual activity of the BFP to observe and advocate fire prevention in the community through the visibility image campaign and to emphasize the importance of fire safety services in the municipality.

One major activity in this year celebration is to conduct fire drills most especially in schools and business establishments. The Opening of the Fire Prevention Month Ceremony was held last Wednesday, March 1, 2017 wherein the San Fernando, Cebu Fire Department had motorcade on the streets, which aims to intensify the information and education campaign and to generate active support and participation from the public in the government’s fire safety and prevention efforts. Then followed by a simultaneous blowing of horns of all fire-fighting apparatus to warn residents and remind them of the importance of fire awareness and a short fire drill in Rizal Park.

Some students were lucky to witness how a firefighter works. Aside from the demo to the students, Fire Department also conducted a poster making for elementary level and essay writing contest for high school level.