SDC’s Continued Role in the Fight Against Corona-virus (COVID-19)

 

The Social Development Commission (SDC) continues to serve communities across Jamaica as the country fights the Coronavirus (COVID-19). SDC’s Executive Director Dr. Dwayne Vernon, speaking at the Ministry of Local Government and Community Development (MLGCD) second Digital Town Hall meeting with Honorable Desmond McKenzie, highlights the Commission’s role under the Ministry’s COVID-19 plans. Included in the SDC’s role is to manage/coordinate responses to critical needs of theĀ elderly at home with primary focus on:
* Medical Care assistance which includes the transportation to health care facilities for urgent care and non-financial assistance.
* Non-financial assistance to obtain groceries from supermarkets, markets etc.
* Other critical and urgent needs on a case by case basis.
* Updated RONA Helpline for Senior Care Response

 

Click here to view document: Rona Helpline for Senior Care Response 70 Years and Over

 

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SDC's Continued Role in the Fight Against Corona-virus (COVID-19)

The Social Development Commission (SDC) continues to serve communities across Jamaica as the country fights the Coronavirus (COVID-19). SDC's Executive Director Dr Dwayne Vernon, speaking at the Ministry of Local Government and Community Development (MLGCD) second Digital Town Hall meeting with Honorable Desmond McKenzie, highlights the Commission's role under the Ministry's COVID-19 plans. Included in the SDC's role is to manage/coordinate responses to critical needs of the elderly at home with primary focus on:* Medical Care assistance which includes the transportation to health care facilities for urgent care and non-financial assistance.* Non-financial assistance to obtain groceries from supermarkets, markets etc. * Other critical and urgent needs on a case by case basis. * Updated RONA Help Line for Senior Care ResponseWatch Video for more information.#beintheknow #community #communitydevelopment #MOH #MLGCD

Posted by SDCJamaica on Monday, April 13, 2020

 

 

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