NEHAWU to brief media on healthy lifestyle campaign

The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] invites the media to a press conference on the healthy lifestyle campaign the national union is embarking upon.

The national union will be launching concrete health-based campaign as part of its contribution in the broader transformation of the South African Healthcare System under the theme “Healthy mind in a healthy body” in anticipation of the full implementation of the National Health Insurance [NHI].

The press conference will be used to share full details on the programme to be undertaken by the NEHAWU including:

·       Our contribution in the fight against non-communicable diseases and mental health

·       Seminar on the NHI, Imperatives of Primary Healthcare, and Infrastructural support mechanisms, to be convened on the 17th September 2019

·       The inaugural NEHAWU games festival that will host sporting activities to promote a healthy lifestyle and provide free health check-ups and screenings on the 21st to the 23rd September 2019.

Details of the press conference:

Date: Monday, September 16, 2019

Venue: Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward 149 O R Tambo Parade, South Beach, Durban.

Time: 11 am Members of the media are encouraged to attend and to cover the press conference. Please confirm attendance with NEHAWU National Spokesperson Cde Khaya Xaba at 082 455 2500 or email