"The Retreat - Don Bosco" sets up a Task Force against COVID
To deal with the worsening COVID situation in Yercaud, The Retreat- Don Bosco has come up with a 3 phase action plan, in collaboration with volunteers and government departments
PHASE I: Preventive awareness, testing, vaccination & groceries/food support to covid affected families
PHASE II: Setting up COVID Care Centre with 100 beds
PHASE III: Setting up Treatment Centre with 20 beds in an existing primary health centre
Currently, they are engaged with Phase I, providing solidarity to the people affected by the virus
The Don Bosco Network in India comprises of 11 Planning and Development Organisations (PDOs), each dedicated to the development of the Salesian provinces they serve. The Don Bosco network is spread across 29 states and 354 NGOs, reaching more than 10 lakh people.