The Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon will be participating with other Rotary District 9400 clubs in the Rotary Family Health Days to be held on 2nd to 4th October 2019 at the following locations in the East Rand area. Each location having been uniquely identified in consultation with the Department of Health to provide services to people who would otherwise not have access to care:
- Vlakplaats Farm, Brickfield Rd, Vosloorus on Wednesday, 2nd October 2019
- Phumulani Mall, Oliphantsfonteim Rd, Tembisa on Thursday, 3rd October 2019
- Mayfield Informal Settlement, Daveyton on Friday, 4th October 2019
The three-day, integrated annual program provides holistic, comprehensive, preventative health programs aimed at combatting both for communicable and non-communicable diseases in underserviced communities.
Delivered through a public/private partnership, the program leverages and inspires a massive force of humanitarian-driven volunteers through Rotary clubs in multiple countries in Africa and India. The intent and objective of RFHD is to work in with the Department of Health and assist in having a direct impact in strengthening infrastructure for health care delivery systems worldwide.
Rotary Family Health Days program is now entering its 8th year in Africa and 7th year of service in South Africa and is working towards: Maternal and Child Health, Disease Prevention and Treatment, and Economic and Community Development.For more information on Rotary Family Health Days visit http://rfhdsouthafrica.co.za