of displaced Syrians in Jordan is now over
120,000 and more refugees are coming forward for
humanitarian assistance, according to interior
ministry source officials. Hundreds of illegal
arrivals are crossing the borders each day.
Those refugees are crossing the borders with
bags on their backs and six to seven children
with some families. They have nothing with them
but the clothes they are wearing and a few
end of April 2012, 40,000 Syrian refugees in
Jordan received humanitarian aid as well as
health services at a total cost of $ 8
million.Various relief agencies placing the
total number of vulnerable Syrians in Jordan at
Meanwhile, registration numbers of Syrians in
Caritas premises has reached more than 1900
families comprising 6000-7000 individuals.
Caritas office is receiving 20-25 individuals on
a daily basis.
social workers are paying home visits to some
Syrian families in Mafraq to conduct needs
assessment studies. Those visits are taking
place regularly targeting Syrians who need
further interventions like medical cases or
Caritas has distributed school bags to Syrian
students who are enrolled in Mafraq public
schools. Around 250 Syrian students have
benefited from this assistance.
Some social activities like face painting and
dances are carried out by Caritas during the
distribution of school kits to Syrian children.