Over 10 000 people benefited from a week long Jewish Church International free medical outreach programme in Mahuwe, Mashonaland Central Province.

Thousands of people in Mashonaland Central thronged Chirunya Clinic in Mahuwe seeking medical attention from over 100 medical staff from the Jewish Church International.

The church’s board member Mr Matt Rosenberg said they are offering dental and other services for the good of the community.

Others said the response from the community has been commendable adding that there is greater scope of coming back to the province in future.

Ministry of Health and Child Care provincial nursing officer, Mrs Elizabeth Manjonjori said the outreach programme coincided with World Vaccine Week.

At the clinic, long queues were seen as people were still waiting for their turn to receive medical attention.