SOS Philippines

About SOS Philippines

The Samahang Operasyong Sagip (S.O.S) is a network of volunteer health workers, professionals, and students, aiming to render assistance to disaster victims through relief and medical missions.

SOS successfully kicked-off “Summer Health Mission” in Barangay Himyangan and Lamingaw; served 1,130 patients

Samahang Operasyon Sagip in close coordination with network members,  Council for Health and Development (CHD), Community Medicine Development Foundation (COMMED) and the Health Student Action (HSA) successfully kicked off its “SOS Summer Health Mission” last April 17-20, 2015 through the conduct of a medical and dental mission in the two […]

SOS sets series of medical missions in Western Samar communities affected by Typhoons Ruby and Senyang; hits slow rehabilitation program

In its continuing support to families affected by disasters, Samahang Operasyong Sagip (SOS), a disaster health organization will hold series of medical and dental missions in communities in the towns of Villareal, Basay, General McArthur and Pinabacdao in Western Samar in April to May, 2015.  Dubbed as “SOS Summer Health […]

A Tale of Forgotten Places

One hundred days since Typhoon Yolanda claimed thousands of lives and left millions physically and economically displaced, survivors and the rest of the affected populations still plead for food and rehabilitation assistance. Magdawat, Western Samar — In Hinabangan and Pinabacdao towns of Western Samar, SOS documented survivors’ testimonies regarding the absence […]