Community groups have proven to be resilient and compassionate during the passage of the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the use of several online platforms and voice communication, members have stayed in touch while locating and assisted the elderly and vulnerable. Thanks to partnerships with key stakeholders including Ministries, Departments and Agencies like the Social Development Commission (SDC), referrals have been made to state and none-state entities to offer additional assistance to the most vulnerable citizens.
“We are seeing an outpouring of support and care for the less fortunate during this period. Community Based Organizations (CBOs) have been implementing several initiatives in their respective areas targeting the elderly and physically disabled, especially those with Click here to view full story