Friendship Bench: Zimbabwe’s Community-based Talk-Therapy Supporting Communities during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Amid the pandemic, the free mental health services have gone online through WhatsApp and SMS as part of safety measures. Photo source: Friendship Bench
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During the pandemic, the grandmothers got face masks to help them keep safe. Photo source: Friendship Bench
Image credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Dixon Chibanda [Middle] says the goal of Friendship Bench is to go beyond Zimbabwe to every country around the world. Photo source: Friendship Bench
Image credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Image credit: Nigeria Health Watch

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