Press Release: We are ready to support COVID-19 fight

We are writing concerning the government’s announcement and response to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 situation. This is a global issue and we appreciate the government’s effort in dealing with the situation.

As a community-based preventative health education charity, we stand ready to provide the needed support and education to the general public. COVID-19 as any other viral infection is spread by person-to-person, when they come in close contact with an infected person normally six (6) feet; PREVENTION IS KEY.

Elijeko Foundation encourages the general public to remain calm and adhere to guidelines from Ghana Health Services.

Let’s protect ourselves by following these steps:
– Clean your hands often by washing them with soap and water.
– If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based sanitizer.
– Use proper coughing techniques (Coughing into the elbow or your clothes), especially in public or crowded
places like in trotro, VIP buses, market areas, taxis, etc.
– Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth. STOP biting your fingernails.
– Avoid close contact with people who are sick, especially those with flu-like symptoms.
– Seek medical care if you feel sick especially if you are experiencing fever, shortness of breath and cough
– If possible, delay all travel to countries that currently have high COVID-19 cases. If you must travel, please
follow all the preventive guidelines above.

Please call 0322497813 or 0546410340 if you have any questions (s) on the above guidelines.

Thank you.

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