Right to Care’s Western Cape programme
In the Western Cape Right to Care is funded by the Western Cape Department of Health (DoH) to support its preventative healthcare programme in rural communities.
With a central office in Hermanus, Right to Care operates in three rural districts:
We have a ten-year track record in managing large community health programmes in the Western Cape.
Resources for health are allocated according to population numbers. Therefore, in more sparsely populated areas finances are constrained. Another challenge in providing healthcare services is the migration of people across districts because of seasonal work and drought conditions.