Bazourieh Development Center
What We Do ?
Bazourieh town in Southern Lebanon located in Tyre District, was in the focus and care of Amel Association from early eighties, regarding the growing population and weak government services in the south. Amel Center was established in 1981 during the civil war as a small clinic which developed into a maternity center as well as the health clinic. It continued to provide medical and social services to the residents of the town and the neighboring villages located on the axis of Tire - Tibnin - Bint Jbeil for 35 years.
A dental clinic, a sound system, a mammography machine and a panoramic device were added to the center, panoramic device was provided as well. The center was rehabilitated in 2015. It was upgraded and a special elevator was installed for persons with disabilities and the elderly; in collaboration with the Office of Humanitarian Affairs and the Italian battalion in the UNIFIL forces which provided Amel a grant to improve the center conditions. This center was incorporated into the primary health care network by the Lebanese Ministry of Health.