THE Transnet Phelophepa Health Care Train will be visiting Swartkops (PE) from January 23 to 27 and January 30 to February 3.
Phelophepa offers affordable and quality Primary Health Care Services to the community. It complements the services offered by the Department of Health.
Community members are encouraged to visit the Train which will be stationed at Swartkops Train Station. The Phelophepa has 4 clinics and they will offer the following services:
Screening and education
Extractions, fillings and cleanings (no false teeth)
All procedures for children
No operations or bifocals
Health Care Clinic
Cancer and diabetes Edu-care
Diabetic screenings and cancer education
Pap smears and prostate and breast screenings
The services are available to individuals, and include workshops to help cope with stress, abuse, conflict, death, parenting, discipline, empowerment and working through emotions. These services are free.
Transnet Phelophepa Health Care Train works on a first come first serve basis and the community is encouraged to start coming on January 23 and not wait until the second week when it gets full.
For any enquiries phone Zingisa Sofayiya on 078 077 1850 or Thozeka Tshangela 078 271 7299. â€“ REPORTER