Free cataract surgery- Holy Cross Hospital, India
The Friendly hand will sponsor 200 cataract surgery in collaboration with The Holy Cross Hospital.
The Hospital, located in Jyothinagar, Chikkamagaluru, in Karnataka State, performs surgery, mostly for poor and middle class people. It is a non-profit making Institution. The members of the religious congregation who work in this Institution do so as volunteers. No patient is refused the necessary treatment for economic reasons.Holy Cross hospital widened its facilities by starting the Ophthalmic department in October 2015.