M4M other resources

 

The South African online resources and news portal of the National Department of Health provides a number of information and current developments on the COVID-19 pandemic in the country. It is accessible free of data.

 

 The Knowledge Translation Unit’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Page includes information and training material for health workers, the public and communities

 

The PMHP has developed a maternal mental health resource directory, focusing primarily on organisations offering counselling and psycho-social support services in the Cape Town region.

 

Resource for health care workers
COVID-19 module in the Bettercare book “Infection prevention and control: a guide for health care workers in low-resource settings” includes new research and best practice! 

Domestic Violence Safety Planning during the time of COVID-19
While South Africa is in lockdown to curb the spread of the coronavirus, for some, isolating at home presents additional risks. Know that help is available during the lockdown – for anyone at risk of domestic and gender-based violence. This document offers a few suggestions for developing a personalized and practical Safety Plan.

The SmartStart network is sharing information and resources on public health, child safety, and things to do at home.