SIOC-cdt funded the Re A Fola project in the John Taolo Gaetseewe district in response to the growing need of access to healthcare facilities in the district. This initiative was in partnership with the Northen-Cape Department of Health. SIOC-cdt plans to roll out the project in the Tsantsabane Municipality.

OBJECTIVES

The project was aimed at ensuring that the community is well informed about issues affecting their health and also to promote health awareness on HIV/AIDS, Cancer, TB and preventable non-communicable diseases which are on the rise.

Re A Fola addresses the health needs of the community in targeted and direct way.

YEAR

JUNE 2011 – DECEMBER 2014

FOCUS AREA

HEALTHCARE

PROJECT VALUE

R 15 736, 129.00

NUMBER OF BENEFICIARIES

MORE THAN 9300 PATIENTS

IMPACT

A significant number of people received free medical attention and treatment
especially eye care and oral care. This assistance was appreciated by the
community as indicated by testimonies from beneficiaries.