Riyad Bank sponsors awareness drive

On the occasion of the world awareness month for the Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Riyad Bank supports Afta Association’s awareness campaign, organized in association with the Ministry of Health, through the bank’s social media channels and websites.

The campaign aims to focus on instilling awareness on the proper ways of dealing with ADHD children, and how to improve their quality of life and the service provided to them by their parents and the people around them.
The campaign included workshops and conferences on how to provide such children with the services they need.

Mohammad Abdulaziz Al-Rabeah, Head of the Community Services at Riyad Bank,  pointed out that the bank’s participation comes as a support to the campaign which is in line with the bank’s strategy when it comes to social responsibility. He also emphasized the importance of supporting this initiative since children diagnosed with ADHD is estimated at  15 percent, according to “Afta Association” statistics.

Source: Saudi Gazette

  

Updated: 18 December 2013 by Jeremy Varnham