The Phoenix Child and Family Welfare Society have shut its doors for day-to-day operations after a resident at one of their shelters tested positive for the coronavirus.
Vice-chairperson of Phoenix Child and Family Welfare Society, Sham Maharaj says the lady who resides at the Sahara Shelter in Phoenix, south of Durban is receiving treatment at a hospital. Maharaj says that as a precautionary measure, staff are working from home. However, he says the services offered by the society can still be utilised.
Source: SABC NEWS
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