Helderberg Hospice responds to threat

Helderberg Hospice is implemeting measures in response to the Covid-19 outbreak to take all necessary precautions for the safety of patients, staff, volunteers, supporters, and the community.

The annual golf day, “A Harmony for Helderberg Hospice”, the annual open day, and Cycling for Life are postponed.

Visiting hours at the 24-hour support centre are 2pm to 3pm and 6pm to 7pm.

One person per patient permitted for a maximum of 20 minutes during these times.

No visitors under the age of 12 years permitted.

Anyone who has been in contact with someone diagnosed with the Covid-19 virus, or who is displaying any symptoms, will not be admitted.

Visitors are permitted only at the discretion of the support unit sister.