Covid-19 / Fogo: OMCV closes  day care center and starts providing home assistance to the elderly

São Filipe, Mar 25 (Inforpress) – The Cabo Verde Women’s Organization (OMCV) closed its day care center on Monday, 23, and starts providing home assistance to the elderly who attended the space and others.

The information was forwarded to Inforpress by the OMCV delegate, Maria Antónia Garcia, who indicated that the closure follows the preventive measures announced by the Government and the national contingency plan for the new coronavirus (Covid-19), among them to avoid the social contact and people gathering.

Hence the option, according to the same source, to provisionally close the center and give collective holidays to staff.

Thus, at this time the day care center that operated with an average of 50 elderly people from the city of São Filipe and surrounding neighborhoods will provide home assistance, both to the elderly who attended the center and to those who are bedridden.

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