AgriAid SA has been relentless in its mission to turn around the HIV and AIDS epidemics around as such, on 07 December 2018 AgriAid SA in collaboration with MTO Lowveld hosted a health and wellness day at MTO lowveld under the theme ‘’Love your body through that course”.
This event is an annual initiative that is aimed at concertising employees and the community at large to focus on their personal health through participating in several organised activities of which include: HIV, TB, diabetes and hypertension testing, TB and STI screening, nutritional information, aerobics, Soccer and financial advice.
These services were offered by AgriAid SA, South African police services, Department of health (Mobile unit) and Old Mutual.
Motivational Speaker of the day Zanana Jonah whose living with Diabetes encouraged the crowd to take their health seriously by getting tested for HIV and other NCDs in closing she said ‘’HIV is manageable, get tested, know your status and get treatment immediately if need be”
Furthermore, AgriAidSA would like to acknowledge the donation made by PEP store who sponsored stationery goody packs that were given away to the participants on the day.