Raeesa Kimmie
1 minute read
21 Jun 2019
12:23 pm

Phelophepa train to roll into Polokwane in July

Raeesa Kimmie

The train, which operates on a first-come-first-served basis, is returning to Polokwane to assist people, especially in rural areas, with various medical issues.

The Phelophepa Train will visit Polokwane soon.

Phelophepa, which means “good, clean health”, is a unique mobile healthcare clinic that uses the existing rail network and travels to remote communities in South Africa, where dental, optometry, psychological and pharmaceutical services are offered, Polokwane Review reports.

With the assistance of Transnet, the Phelophepa train is returning to Polokwane to assist people, especially in rural areas, with various medical issues.

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Those in need of health care wait their turn outside the Phelophepa health train. Photos: Supplied

Those in need of healthcare treatment will be provided with the following:

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