P3/Strat. No.18: Provision of COVID-19 Hygiene Care Packages to Indigent, Poor and Vulnerable Households.

P3/St.No.18

Wave

Objective

Intervention

Target Audience

Guidelines and Criteria 

Implementing Agency

Estimated Cost

Overall Beneficiary

To provide poor and vulnerable households with COVID-19 Hygiene Care Packages to protect them from contracting COVID-19 as well as preventing them from infecting other persons.

Supply a total of 6,000 Hygiene Care Packages (Masks, Hand sanitizers, sanitary napkins)

Public Assistance beneficiary clients 

Households receiving Child Disability Grant, Foster Care Grants and HIV Grants

All households that are receiving public cash transfers;

Additionally, the Hygiene Care Packages will be made available through the Primary Health Care Facility and Local Municipal Offices

Ministry of Equity, Social Justice, Empowerment and Local Government

$260,000

Vulnerable Households

Status Update

On-Going

[September 30, 2020]

 

The current initiatives to stimulate the economy are on-going. The private sector businesses have displayed immense interest in what is being offered and have taken every opportunity to work with the respective implementing agencies.