Hygiene Promotion Training – Matun City, Khost

International Rescue Committee

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Last updated: 8/10/2023


About the Service 

The International Rescue Committee (IRC)organizes educational programs related to hygiene and some other health issues for the residents of Matun City, Khost province, to raise their level of awareness and information. 

By organizing these educational programs, the IRC office tries to increase the awareness and information of the people in the areas of hand washing, diarrhea control, environmental health, personal health, disadvantages of using open toilets, menstrual health management, home methods of water purification, etc. To promote health at the community level. 

These trainings and hygiene information may seem simple to people who live in cities or have access to essential health services in their places of residence, but this information is vital for people who do not have access to essential health services in the area of immunity and prevention. It helps a lot from dangerous diseases. 

These services are provided through mobile health teams and volunteers to people who are trying to maintain their health and improve the level of their health knowledge and information at the community level. In addition to the services mentioned above, the IRC office also provides basic and basic health services to returnees, people affected by conflicts, those affected by droughts, owners of malnourished children, and people who are displaced or displaced inside the country.  

Accessibility & Additional Information 

Eligiblepeople who need the mentioned services in Matun City, Khost province, cancontact the volunteers or employees of the IRC office. If necessary, people inneed can go to the field office of the International Rescue Committee in thisprovince or contact this organization by phone and benefit from these services. The office address,days and working hours of this office are given below: 

Servicetime: Every week from Sunday toThursday from 08:00 am to 04:00 pm. 

International Rescue Committee: Khost City, District 2, 1200 Family, Road 73, House No. 40,International Rescue Committee Office.  

Information Center: Peoplewho need humanitarian services can ask via WhatsApp number (0729807235) or Facebook Messenger of this online platform to get information andget answers to their questions. The Ask team provides information online tothose in need of humanitarian services of international organizations and, ifnecessary, refers the needy to the relevant departments to receive and access the services. 

Key Points 

  • An appointment is required to provide anddiscover this service; 
  • This service is officially closed on holidays; 
  • The services are completely free; 
  • The place or building where this service isprovided has suitable facilities and is accessible to all clients; 
  • The builing does not have a elevator to moveclients, but the employees are ready to help you in this office; 
  • People who do not have the ability to hear andspeak, are informed and understood in sign language; 
  • In addition to men, there are also femaleemployees as part of the team to serve you; 
  • The men's and women's restrooms are separateand accessible to all clients; 
  • These services are provided in Pashto, Dari,and English languages. 

Note: To know the exact location of the International Rescue Committee(IRC) office on Google Maps, click on the following address: