The Western Cape Department of Social Development has called on those who visit old-age homes, to continue adhering to the set covid-19 health and safety regulations.
MEC Sharna Frenandez says this will play an important role in preventing the spread of the virus among the elderly.
Fernandez says preventing the spread of the virus at these care-facilities, plays a key role in keeping the elderly safe.
Fernandez says the current number of positive cases in older persons facilities are currently at 20 active cases in the Western Cape.
Keep your loved one's safe. ❤️ Min. @SharnaFernandez is calling on all residents to follow the #COVID-19 health and safety guidelines upon visiting loved ones at old age homes. Read more here and help us to #StaySafeMoveForward ➡️ https://t.co/3Phm04vO3M pic.twitter.com/6Hnu0roFA1
— Western Cape Gov (@WesternCapeGov) November 5, 2020