Kidapawan City offered free medical, dental and optical check up for the indigenous senior citizens in-line with the city’s celebration of the senior citizens week.
Milagrita Valdevieso, head of the Senior Citizens Affairs, said that hundreds of senior citizens benefited from the outreach program.
The event was in partnership with the City Government of Kidapawan and With Love Jan Foundation Inc.
The program extends medicines, free eyeglasses, laboratories, optical and dental checkups.
Valdevieso said that the outreach program is a big help for the senior citizens who could not afford to go to hospital for medical checkups.