The Junior Red Cross is the Students’s wing of the Red Cross. It is a group movement organized within schools. Students who take part in Junior Red Cross activities are known as ‘Juniors’. The teachers who guides the students in JRC activities, is called “COUNSELLOR”.
JUNIOR RED CROSS OBJECTS
1. Promotion of Health
2. Service to the Sick and suffering
3. National and International friendliness
JUNIOR RED CROSS MOTTO
JUNIOR RED CROSS PLEDGE
“I pledge myself to care for my own health and that of others, to help the sick and suffering, especially children and to look of all other children all over the world as my friends.”
FUNCTIONING OF JRC IN SCHOOLS
JRC activities are formulated based on its Principles of Health, Services and Friendship. The programs are chalked out in such as way to suit occasions, locations and social requirements. Some of the activities that can be organized are indicated here.
Promotion of Health:
(a) Practice of health Habits
(b) Cleanliness of School Premises
(c) Health Awareness campaign in the nearby areas
(d) First Aid Training
(e) Blood grouping camps for JRC members and Blood donation open demonstration by JRC COUNSELLOR.
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