Community home-based care services

Integrated Community Home-based Care Services include:

-Home visits to de-hospitalised patients as well as referrals from the
community in order to provide nursing care, support and assistance.

-Disease prevention and health promotion including VCT Promotion and
counselling, hygiene in the home and nutritional aid.

-Home visits for HIV/AIDS and TB DOTS adherence support, delivery of
chronic medication as well as blood pressure checks, HGT Tests,
weight checks and counselling.

-Disease prevention and health promotion of healthy lifestyles through:

-Door to door/home visits
-Health campaigns/days
-Support groups,
-Shelter improvement and advocacy.

-Wellness Centre Activities which include:

-Nursing care and adherence
-Support for TB Dots
-First Aid
-General tips on healthy living,
-Patient transport
-Nutritional aid
-Blood pressure checks
-HGT Tests,
-Weight checks
-Counselling.