International Recognition for the Lagos SARC

Monday 13 April 2015


The Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) has been nominated to receive an international award from VLISCO because of the achievements International Recognition for the Lagos State Sexual Assault Referral Center (SARC) (also known as the Mirabel Center). The center was established to provide counselling and treatment to the victims of Sexual and Gender Based Violence in the state. The Mirabel Center, which is located within the premises of the LASUTH has helped a total over 500 victims since its inception in July 2013.

The Chief Medical Director of LASUTH, Professor Wale Oke thanked J4A for its support. He said “We appreciate J4A and the fantastic support they have provided for the center”.