Children’s Home

Projects under Children’s Home

Precious Children Home

Year started: 2011
Project leader: Dr Kenny Voon
Activities done: Short term tuition for children, health screening, dental check-up, computer classes, education on healthy eating and personal hygiene, dengue disease awareness and prevention

Dignity for Children Foundation

Year started: 2014
Project leader: Dr Tan Bee Siew
Activities done: Chinese New Year celebration, talk on sports safety, talk on health effects of smoking, dental screening and intervention, mental health promotion, soft skill workshop, e-tuition

Rumah Charis (Home for the Children)

Year started: 2014
Project leader: Dr Dinesh Kumar Chellapan
Activities done: Health education, promote healthy eating, games and physical activities with the children

Rumah Victory Children and Youth Home

Year started: 2015
Project leader: Dr Felicia Chung Fei Lei
Activities done: Health talks, basic first aid course, basic health assessment, setting up computers and educational software, visit to National Botanical Garden, science experiments at IMU lab

United Learning Centre (Dream Big Reaching Out Project)

Year started: 2015
Project leader: IMU Asian Medical Students’ Association (AMSA)
Activities done: Under planning

Home of Peace

Year started: 2015
Project leader: Dr Shamala Ramasamy
Activities done: Tour of IMU’s Medical Museum, dental screening and intervention, adolescent health education, Explore! Workshop

Serving the community is a manifestation of the University's core values but also as part of experiential learning, generally, a very effective form of learning - Walking the Talk.