COVID-19 Pandemic Resources

What we are doing during the COVID-19 pandemic

During this difficult time of quarantine and social isolation that our country faces, INMED Brasil presents some emergency actions for children, their families and the school community served by the Healthy Action Program in the cities of Recife, Pombos and Tucumã.

Our immediate objective is to continue the work of ensuring food security for all of our beneficiaries, and you can help us in this mission. To go directly to the donation page, click here.

On our social networks, you will be able to follow the development of activities, answer questions and check tips, suggestions and official information that will help you transform quarantine into an opportunity for personal growth and collective well-being.

Instagram: @inmed_brasil
Facebook: @inmedbrasil

Dear participant of the Healthy Action Program

We know that social networks are channels for sharing ideas and news quickly and interactively.

In this moment of crisis in health that lives the world, with schools closed and workers inside their homes, INMED Brasil wants to invite the population to engage and adopt the necessary measures to face the expansion of the disease, protect some to others and bring comfort during quarantine.

Check out what our team is doing in each city of the Healthy Action Program.

Recife – PE 

  1. Direct communication via whatsapp groups to keep the Healthy Action Program alive, give tips and guidance, and encourage healthy eating and physical activity to managers, deputy managers, pedagogical coordinators, teachers, cooks, school garden caregivers, parents and students.
  2. Donation of personal hygiene kits and PPE (gloves and masks) to the school team in charge of distributing food kits and hygiene material to families.

The kits will be delivered to:

  • General Service Assistants
  • Porters
  • Lunch Boxes

Where they will be distributed:

Municipal Schools participating in the Healthy Action Program:

  • Dos Coelhos
  • Creuza de Freitas Cavalcanti
  • Dos Torrões
  • Do Coque
  • Professor José  da Costa Porto
  • Nossa Senhora do Pilar
  • Lutadores do Bem
  • Santo Amaro
  • Cícero Franklin
  • Antônio Farias Filho

When distribution will take place:

  • The day before the City Hall’s action to avoid agglomerations.
  • During the month of April and according to the official measures adopted by the Department of Education (we will update the information in case of changes)

IMPORTANT: if you are a cleaning, kitchen worker or caretaker of the school garden, and are part of this task force, please contact us by whatsapp to guarantee your kit.

Pombos – PE 

  • Direct communication via whatsapp groups to keep the Healthy Action Program alive, give tips and guidance, and encourage healthy eating and physical activity to managers, deputy managers, pedagogical coordinators, teachers, cooks, school garden caregivers, parents and students.
  • Distribution of personal hygiene kits and basic food baskets for the families of schoolchildren, according to the criteria of nutritional vulnerability diagnosed by the Program.

Where the distribution will be:

  • At a location indicated by the Department of Education (to be confirmed)

To whom it will be distributed:

  • Families of children in critical nutritional status according to the BMI assessment carried out in 2019
  • Families of elementary school children, from sample schools served by the Healthy Action Program that receive social benefits (Bolsa Escola and Bolsa Família)

When distribution will take place:

During the month of April and according to the official measures adopted by the Department of Education (we will update this information if there are changes in the dates)

Tucumã – PA

  1. Direct communication via whatsapp groups to keep the Healthy Action Program alive, give tips and guidance, and encourage healthy eating and physical activity to managers, deputy managers, pedagogical coordinators, teachers, cooks, school garden caregivers, parents and students.
  2. Distribution of personal hygiene kits to the families of schoolchildren, according to the criteria of nutritional vulnerability diagnosed by the Program in 2019.

Where the distribution will be:

  • In a location indicated by the Municipality of Tucumã (to be confirmed)

For whom it will be distributed according to priority:

  • Families of children in critical nutritional status according to the BMI assessment carried out in 2019
  • Families of elementary school children, from sample schools served by the Healthy Action Program that receive social benefits (Bolsa Escola and Bolsa Família)
  • Families of elementary school children, from other schools served by the Healthy Action Program that receive social benefits (Bolsa Escola and Bolsa Família)

When distribution will take place:

  • During the month of April and according to the official measures adopted by the Department of Education (we will update this information if there are changes in the dates)

Check out some pages of safe and important information:

Ministério da Saúde Site – Saude.gov.br

Prefeitura de Recife – PE 

Prefeitura de Tucumã – PA

Prefeitura de Pombos – PE 

For children’s fun and education:

  1. Free playbook with games about the environment: a way to amuse the kids in quarantine. To download the Playbook, simply access Google Play and search for Playbook Mangue e Tal or click on the link https://bit.ly/2WU3KrM.
  2. Find training content and play tips for children of all ages: https://lunetas.com.br/temas/brincar/
  3. Visit the pages of our partner Instituto Esporte e Educação
    Facebook: @instituto.esporteeeducacao
    Instagram: @instituto.esporteeducacao

For adults to stay active:

For home gardening tips:

For healthy eating tips:

For Hygiene Tips:

Your contribution will help us make donations and protect the most vulnerable children, their families and school communities.

Contact us by phone or email: contato@inmed.org

  • Recife – Adna: (81) 9280-1474
  • Pombos – Erivânia: (87) 9607-5222
  • Tucumã – Suellen: (11) 94349-7101

TOGETHER WE CAN FIGHT THE CORONAVIRUS!