COVID 19, a new type of coronavirus that has been affecting the world in recent months. Its symptoms were first detected in a group of people in China's Wuhan province in December 2019. On January 13, 2020, it was identified as a new pandemic disease that affected the whole world. COVID 19 has similar characteristics to SARS and some types of colds.
The virus, which has been affecting the whole world for months, has caused more than millions of people in the world to lose their lives and caused a pandemic alarm. Although it has come to our country late, its influence has been increasing day by day. .
Our Association established a safety and health committee to fight coronavirus and to take all necessary measures. However, Istanbul Sefkat is supporting vulnerable and underserved communities, especially low-income families, elderly people, individuals facing layoffs, and many more , to ensure they receive needed assistance.
We have advanced our planning for the distribution food parcels and Hygiene packages throughout Istanbul. (We will distribute food parcels for People who are older than 65-year-old and suffering from chronic illnesses to their doorstep and also, distribute families - Market Vouchers/Cards) upto 1000 families in need of care at home.