Community screening will kick off across Kouga this week as part of collective government efforts to stop the spread of Covid-19.
The screening will be conducted door-to-door in communities by local clinic staff.
The following areas will be targeted this week (6 – 10 April):
- JEFFREYS BAY: Pellsrus
- HUMANSDORP: Arcadia & Vergenoeg
- ST FRANCIS: Zwelitsha
- PATENSIE: Tier & Kloofnek Street, 7de Laan, Rooikloof & Creche Street
- HANKEY: Philipsville
- LOERIE: Judy & Marlene Street, informal area & Greenfields
- THORNHILL: Phase 1
The screening forms part of the national mass community screening programme that is currently being implemented across South Africa.
So far, 5 400 fieldworkers have been trained and deployed to various areas.