As a Community Healthcare Worker (CHW) you have an important role to provide timely and helpful health information, so that people know how to protect themselves and stay healthy during this time. You are in a great position to build trust with communities and community leaders. Therefore, it is important that you listen to people and respond to their questions, fears and misinformation with fact-checked information that is useful to them. Please visit our partners at Bettercare.co.za for more information on infection and prevention control.
There is no doubt in my mind that we will prevail. This is because South Africans have come together like never before to wage the struggle against this virus, together.