For anyone who lives in the Free State / Gauteng region, make sure you head to Sasolburg tomorrow morning (Saturday 26th November) for a free walk and information day organised by the Bongi Ngema-Zuma Foundation, with free screening and blood testing. We’ll be there!
Here’s what to expect:
WORLD DIABETES DAY CELEBRATIONS, 26 NOVEMBER 2011, ZAMDELA SASOLBURG
06:00 – 07:45 Arrival for walk.
06:30 Registration to start. T-shirts to be given out.
08:00 – 10:00 Cutting of ribbon and walk commence
Screening and Testing
08:00 Screening will start and continue throughout the day’s proceedings
Education to be provided in the big tent when people wait to be tested or for the programme to begin. The topics will be: Healthy Lifestyles, NHI Plan, Management of Diabetes.
10:00 Official Programme to start after the arrival of the dignitaries.
Programme Director: MEC Health, Ms Ngubentombi and MEC Social Development, Ms Nthombela
10:15 Opening with Prayer
10:30 Opening and welcome: Mayor Metsimaholo
10:45 Purpose of the Day: Dr S Kabane, Head of Department of Health
11:00 Foundation: brief role of the Foundation and brief education.
11: 20 Living with Diabetes; My Story
11:45 Key note address: National Minister of Health or Deputy Minister
12:15 Thanks and farewell.
Sounds like a fantastic day. See you there!