Patient learn from each other
Cast Taking Process
Chal Foundation Rehabilitation Centre Besham.
(Ph # 0996-400463)
Besham is one of famous markets in Northern areas of Pakistan. It links the valleys of Shangla and Battagram with mountainous areas of Kohistan and adjacent Gilgit-Baltistan. The Centre is located within the premises of Tehsil Headquarters Hospital Besham near the brink of River Indus. It has its own building covered over 3200 sq.ft area with well-equipped rooms for Patient assessment, Casting, Rectification, Machines, Assembling and Gait Training and is run by a qualified Ortho-Prosthetist. The Centre has identified and registered more than 1000 physical disabled persons in need of prosthetic and orthotic services and have provided them 16584 sessions so far. Recently, CFRC Besham has been renovated and upgraded in terms of infrastructure and equipments to accommodate for the needs of amputees, polio effected and club feet patients from Upper Kohistan, Gilgit and Baltistan besides improving its services for the existing catchment areas of Shangla, Battagram and Lower Kohistan.
|Services Provided During Year 2015|
|New P&O Devices provided||250|
|Physio & Counselling Sessions||62|
|Review & Field Follow-ups||129|
|Patients Visits to Centre||532|