Social assistance - Guidelines and measures taken by Rio de Janeiro

Name of the local/regional government
Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Type of initiative
Preparedness
Response
Type of response
Social cohesion
Initiative language
English

In the attached document you will find social assistance-related measures taken by the city of Rio de Janeiro to avoid the spread of the COVID-19. Some of them: 

Adoption of the teleworking modality for the management of the social assistance secretariat.

Suspension of Coexistence Services and Strengthening of Links, in all modalities.

Suspension of collective and external activities in all services.

Home visits are restricted to cases of violence and emergencies involving people and families served.

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