Announcement: Phelophepa I Healthcare Train re-routes to Beaconsfield Station
The train will thus be re-routed from Prieska to Beaconsfield Station on 27th of July. From the morning of 28th July until 1 August 2014, the community of Modderivier will be ferried with busses from designated pick-up points at scheduled times to the train to access healthcare services.
The shuttle service arrangements are as follows:
Bus picks up points
1. Motswedimosa Community Hall at 05:00 am and 08:00 am.
2. Rietvale Community Hall at 07:00 am and 08:00 am.
About Transnet Foundation and the Phelophepa Healthcare train.
Headquartered in Johannesburg, Transnet Foundation is a specialist division of Transnet (SOC) LTD that implements the company’s socio-economic development projects.
The custom built Transnet Phelophepa healthcare train was first launched, as a modest three coach eye clinic in 1994 with the aim of bringing primary healthcare to the rural communities. Over the last 20 years, the project has benefitted over 5.5* million people through its healthcare services and community outreach programmes. In 2012 Transnet invested R82-million in launching the second healthcare train – the Phelophepa II, which complemented the services rendered by the Phelophepa I, thereby massively increasing both…
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