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Penang Thalassaemia Society



-  Hadiah Prestasi Akademik dan Ferrintin
    (a) Tahun 1-6 UPSR (b) Tingkatan 1-3 (c) Tingkatan 4-5 (d) Universiti
    Sila fotostat keputusan peperiksaan dan hantar ke pejabat untuk hadiah diterima semasa AGM Ke-28

    Hadiah Tahap Ferrintin dibawah 1000 akan diberi hadiah semasa AGM Ke-28
    (Tahap yang disarahkan oleh doctor)
    Tarikh Akhir: 15 April 2017

-  28th. Annual General Meeting / Mesyuarat Agung Tahunan Ke-28 (AGM)
    Date : Monday 1/5/2017 (9:00am-1:00pm)
    Venue : Bilik Anggerik, Kompleks Masyarakat Penyayang Jalan Utama, 10450 Penang.

    *Makanan ringan akan disediakan

-  World Thalassaemia Day 2017
    a) Public Awareness @ Penang General Hospital Foyer
    Date : 8/5/2016 Time : 8:00am-3:00pm
    b) Public Awareness @ Seberang Jaya Hospital Foyer
    Date : 15/5/2016

-  Charity Food Fair / Makanan Amal 2017
    Date : Sunday 16/7/2017
    Venue : Padang Kompleks Masyarakat Penyayang Jalan Utama, 10450 Penang.

    *Sila beli vouchers di pejabat

    Please call office for further details - 04 2272133

    Clerk : Ms. Too




The  Pulau Pinang Thalassaemia Society (Pertubuhan Thalassaemia Pulau Pinang) was formed in 1988 by a small group of affected families and well-wishers to provide moral support , raise funds to improve treatment and facilities for the  betterment of Thalassaemics.


Objectives :

  1. To set up a local resource center whereby Thalassaemics, their families  and well-wishes can get-together to exchange ideas and disseminate data, information  on Thalassaemia.
  2. To raise funds to run the various projects such as TAS ( Treatment Assistance Subsidy ) , T*2 subsidy, motivation camps  to improve quality of life of Thalassaemics.
  3. To establish and maintain  close contacts with blood donor services and NGOs to ensure adequate blood supply for our Thalssaemics' requirements.
  4. To support  and cooperate with local health care authorities in the care, treatment and management of our Thalassaemics.
  5. To liase with other Thalassaemia Societies, both national or international, commercial and research establishments  on latest developments in the management of Thalassaemia.
  6. To create public awareness and counselling  on Thalassaemia including screening for carriers.
  7. To update members and healthcare providers on new modalities of treatment and management.

The PULAU PINANG THALASSAEMIA SOCIETY strongly believes that with proper care and management, Thalassaemics can grow up to be normal , productive adults. Thalassaemia is NOT an illness but a disorder, so it  is worth investing in,  as survival rate with proper management is high.

With total care,Thalassaemics are able to join the workforce and contribute to society.This has already been proven in countries where total care is available free of charge.

Contact Information

Office Hours
Mon - Fri (9.30 am to 5.30 pm)
Postal address
CO38-UP, Penang Caring Society Complex,
      Jalan Utama
10450 Penang

Electronic mail