Testimonials

GOOD SHEPHERD MMAKAUNYANE: 08 JUNE– 19 JUNE 2015

Student  1, 2, 3, 4

¨ “It has helped me to know more information and to reach my community according to their needs and problems.”

¨ “I have learnt about  educating nutrition to our community and will teach  balanced diets to  children  and educate mothers .”

¨ “I have learnt about causes of malnutrition in infants and will educate mothers on preventing it.”

¨ “The training was good and the facilitator was very good she used a lot of practical examples during all sessions.”

 

GOOD SHEPHERD MADIDI:03 AUGUST-14 AUGUST 2015

Student  1, 2, 3, 4

¨ “I learnt new methods on the importance of washing hands.”

¨ “I have learnt about how to identify nutritional needs and the difference postnatal and antenatal care.”

¨ “I learnt on how to educate breastfeeding mothers on good breastfeeding methods.”

¨ “The facilitator was informative, she gave us enough time to ask questions  and she answered them well.”

 

ALIWAL NORTH:11 APRIL-22 APRIL 2016

¨ “I am going to implement my knowledge on maternal health to breast feeding mothers.”

¨ “I am going to help parents in the community to prevent child killer diseases.”

¨ “I will advise the community on how to live a healthy lifestyle with this knowledge.”

 

ST JOSEPH’S CARE AND SUPORT TRUST : 7 SEPTEMBER –18 SEPTEMBER 2015

Student  1, 2, 3,

 

¨ I have learnt on the importance of hygiene and will teach it to the community.

¨ I have learnt on how to reduce infection and manage on disease such as  malaria, candida and protozoa.

¨ I have learnt on how to educate the importance of preventing the mother to child transmission of HIV/AIDS.

 

MERCY CLINIC, FR MICAHEL D’ANNUCCI CENTRE,ST JOHNS CLINIC: 19 OCTOBER-30 OCTOBER 2015

Student  1, 2, 3, 4, 5

¨ I have learnt how to teach breast feeding mothers the importance of nutrition to babies

¨ I have learnt  more about chronic diseases and will teach the community.

¨ I have learnt on father’s tasks in parenting.

¨ I have more knowledge on nutrition, breastfeeding and child hood illnesses

¨ The facilitator taught the course step by step, I understood nutrition like never before

 

VHEMBE DISTRICT 09 MAY-20 MAY 2016

¨ I have learnt on the dangers that are affecting OVC children and what we can do as a team to help them.

¨ I have learnt on special diets for diabetic patients.

¨ I will visit health care centres and share with them on good nutrition and balanced diets.

 

LINDANISIZWE COMMUNITY AND DEVELOPMENT PROJECT: 21 SEPTEMBER-26 SEPTEMBER 2015

¨ I learnt the importance of getting tested and counselling,  sticking to one sexual partner and I will teach all youths in our communities abstinence.

¨ I have learnt on how to read TB symptoms and ways of treating TB

¨ The facilitator taught us in detail how to directly observe TB and will teach the community TB treatment.

 

NATIONAL RELIGIOUS ASSOCIATION FOR SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT  14 SEPT-19 SEPTEMBER 2015

¨ I have learnt the HIV life cycle and its treatment methods., TB dots and its prevention.

I have learnt on how re-infection can continue to lower down a patient’s CD4 count

 

COUNCIL FOR CHURCH SOCIAL SERVICES: 5-11 NOVEMBER 2015

¨ The facilitator explained the symptoms  of TB and how to observe patients  directly in a very practical way.

¨ I have learnt ways of reducing stigmatisation on HIV/AIDS patients.

¨ I am going to reach out to the poor and affected people by HIV/AIDS, the ignorant and marginalised people  in my community .

 

MERCY CLINIC 20-22 JULY 2016

¨ I have learnt a lot about Child Acts, laws that govern psycho-social support and its principles

¨ I have learnt about who an OVC, what affects them and laws to protect their rights.

¨ I have learnt about the importance of basic needs for children so as to cover their higher / self esteem needs.

¨ I have learnt about the importance of networking as child care workers and referral systems.