FREE BREAST PROSTHESIS
Breast cancer survivors who have undergone mastectomy or lumpectomy can now apply for free breast prosthesis under a scheme by Yayasan Kebajikan Negara. Persatuan Pink Champion and Can-Care will hold a breast prosthesis application and fitting session today from 9.30am to 5.30pm at the 14th floor, Excelsior Hotel. Survivors with a total household income below RM5,000 is eligible to apply for the scheme which gives a free prosthesis and post-mastectomy bra set. For details, contact Rachel (012-5229700) Mardianah (012-5161240) or Audrey (012-2080268).
The Malaysia Mental Literacy Movement (MMLM) together with Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) and Tunku Abdul Rahman College (TARC) will hold Mind Competitions today in conjunction with the Malaysia Festival of The Mind VIII 2012. The competition will be held at the Utar Petaling Jaya campus, No 9, Jalan Bersatu 13/4, Petaling Jaya, from 9am to 5pm and consists of memory and mind-mapping competitions. Closing date for registration is April 2. To register, call Wooi (03-7960 6191/7960 8767) or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SMK Methodist (ACS) will hold its 74th stage production entitled “Aladdin” from April 14 - 16 at 8pm. For details contact 05-2549336 or 016-3374380.
Taiping Medical Centre (TMC) will hold free basic health screenings for blood sugar level, blood pressure and body mass index (BMI) at its lobby, 45-49 Jalan Medan Taiping 2, Medan Taiping, today from 9am to noon. For details, call Mustaffa Kamal or Saidatul at (05-8071971/8071049/8067932/807 6943).
Perak Society of Performing Arts will hold an Australian buffet dinner cum a soprano and instrumental repertoire performance today at 7pm at the Kinta Riverfront Hotel. For details call 05-5487814 (PSPA) or 012-5088818 (Witzi).
Persatuan Brahma Kumaris Ipoh will hold an interfaith program, titled ‘Gathering for World Peace’ tomorrow at their premise, No. 1, Persiaran Kin Mee, Taman Kin Mee at 6.15pm. The programme is open to the public of all faiths. For details call Pam (012-5013049).
Autism Asperger’s Help Association will hold a Sensory Integration Workshop on April 21 at the KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital, from 10am to 5pm for caregivers, teachers and occupational therapists in conjunction with the Autism Awareness Month. Admission fee is RM100 per person, RM160 per couple and RM240 for three participants from the same organisation. For registration call Emily (019-5582633).
Open University Malaysia will hold a preview for its part-time courses at the Diploma, Bachelor, Master and PhD levels on April 21 at Anson Hotel, Teluk Intan, April 22 at the Riverside Resort, Kuala Kangsar and April 28 at the Open University Malaysia office at 71, Jalan Lim Bo Seng, Ipoh. The preview is from 10am to 4pm. For details call 05-2546006 or 05-2490920.
Y’s Men’s Club of Ipoh will hold a jumble sale and a charity walk on April 21 from 8am to 3pm at YMCA Ipoh in Jalan Raja Musa Aziz. For details call 012-5381939 (Letchimanan).