Phelophepa train in Klerksdorp, Matlosana.
The train of hope rolled into Matlosana on the 1st of July until the 19th of July.
The train will spend two weeks rendering medical assistance to disadvantaged communities at an affordable price.
The train of hope is here again this year with their mobile clinic where they do free examinations and provide medication at affordable prices.
The services are aimed at helping communities that would normally struggle to get services from private practices.
They help everyone from the elderly to the young on a first-come-first-served basis.
Those who are younger than 15 years old do not pay.
Education free on
Cancer and diabetes educate – diabetic screenings and cancer education, Pap smears, Prostate and breast screenings are free.
Medicine – R5
Eye tests – free
All glasses – R30
Eye drops – R5
Eye clinic services do not include operations or bifocals
Services are available to individuals and include workshops to help cope with death, abuse, working through emotions, conflict, stress parenting, discipline and empowerment.
Screening and education – free
Extractions, fillings and cleaning are available (no false teeth)
All procedures – R10
All procedures for children – R5