Training Testimonials

GOOD SHEPHERD MMAKAUNYANE: 08 JUNE– 19 JUNE 2015

Student  1, 2, 3, 4

“It has helped me to know more information and to reach my community according to their needs and problems.”

“I have learnt about  educating nutrition to our community and will teach  balanced diets to  children  and educate mothers .”

“I have learnt about causes of malnutrition in infants and will educate mothers on preventing it.”

“The training was good and the facilitator was very good she used a lot of practical examples during all sessions.”

GOOD SHEPHERD MADIDI:03 AUGUST-14 AUGUST 2015

Student  1, 2, 3, 4

“I learnt new methods on the importance of washing hands.”

“I have learnt about how to identify nutritional needs and the difference postnatal and antenatal care.”

“I learnt on how to educate breastfeeding mothers on good breastfeeding methods.”

“The facilitator was informative, she gave us enough time to ask questions  and she answered them well.”

ALIWAL NORTH:11 APRIL-22 APRIL 2016

“I am going to implement my knowledge on maternal health to breast feeding mothers.”

“I am going to help parents in the community to prevent child killer diseases.”

“I will advise the community on how to live a healthy lifestyle with this knowledge.”

ST JOSEPH’S CARE AND SUPORT TRUST : 7 SEPTEMBER –18 SEPTEMBER 2015

Student  1, 2, 3,

I have learnt on the importance of hygiene and will teach it to the community.

I have learnt on how to reduce infection and manage on disease such as  malaria, candida and protozoa.

I have learnt on how to educate the importance of preventing the mother to child transmission of HIV/AIDS.

MERCY CLINIC, FR MICAHEL D’ANNUCCI CENTRE,ST JOHNS CLINIC: 19 OCTOBER-30 OCTOBER 2015

Student  1, 2, 3, 4, 5

 I have learnt how to teach breastfeeding mothers the importance of nutrition to babies

 I have learnt  more about chronic diseases and will teach the community.

 I have learnt on father’s tasks in parenting.

 I have more knowledge on nutrition, breastfeeding and childhood illnesses

 The facilitator taught the course step by step, I understood nutrition like never before

VHEMBE DISTRICT 09 MAY-20 MAY 2016

¨ I have learnt on the dangers that are affecting OVC children and what we can do as a team to help them.

¨ I have learnt on special diets for diabetic patients.

¨ I will visit health care centres and share with them on good nutrition and balanced diets.

LINDANISIZWE COMMUNITY AND DEVELOPMENT PROJECT: 21 SEPTEMBER-26 SEPTEMBER 2015

¨ I learnt the importance of getting tested and counselling,  sticking to one sexual partner and I will teach all youths in our communities abstinence.

¨ I have learnt on how to read TB symptoms and ways of treating TB

¨ The facilitator taught us in detail how to directly observe TB and will teach the community TB treatment.

NATIONAL RELIGIOUS ASSOCIATION FOR SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT  14 SEPT-19 SEPTEMBER 2015

¨ I have learnt the HIV life cycle and its treatment methods., TB dots and its prevention.

I have learnt on how re-infection can continue to lower down a patient’s CD4 count

COUNCIL FOR CHURCH SOCIAL SERVICES: 5-11 NOVEMBER 2015

¨ The facilitator explained the symptoms  of TB and how to observe patients  directly in a very practical way.

¨ I have learnt ways of reducing stigmatisation on HIV/AIDS patients.

¨ I am going to reach out to the poor and affected people by HIV/AIDS, the ignorant and marginalised people  in my community .

MERCY CLINIC 20-22 JULY 2016

¨ I have learnt a lot about Child Acts, laws that govern psycho-social support and its principles

¨ I have learnt about who an OVC, what affects them and laws to protect their rights.

¨ I have learnt about the importance of basic needs for children so as to cover their higher / self esteem needs.

¨ I have learnt about the importance of networking as child care workers and referral systems.