Category: Health

Tafta – Inspiring Active Aging (KZN area)

If you are over the age of 60, Tafta is here for you. TAFTA is a registered non-profit organisation (NPO 002093) dedicated to serving the needs of Durban’s elderly residents by inspiring active ageing. Some of the services: – Social Work Services – Respite care and rehabilitation – Meals on

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Seniors Playground

This directory features a wide range of companies and services that offer leisure and fun activities for seniors! The listing includes discounted and paid activities. Visit their Site

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Age in Action

Founded in 1956 as “The South African Council for the Aged”, now known as “Age-in-Action”, is the body representing more than 2.7 million older people. The Organisation also has over 800 NGO’s as members who provide vital services to more than 150 000 older persons in need of care. In

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Child Amendment Bill in Daily Maverick

(Photo: Noah Silliman / Unsplash) During Child Protection Week, Connect Network –a collective of NGOs – pushed for the ‘defective’ Children’s Amendment Bill to be withdrawn from Parliament, while advocating for South Africans to prioritise child well-being. The amendments to the State of Disaster regulations now mean children can be

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Childline

Childline is an effective non-profit organization that works collectively to protect children from all forms of violence and to create a culture of children’s rights in South Africa. Visit their Site

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Innovation Edge

Innovation Edge is an impact-first investor focused on solving early childhood challenges in South Africa. We help mission-aligned entrepreneurs and social innovators by de-risking early stage product and service development. We ignite the ecosystem around them; and provide multiple rounds of funding, strategic coaching, operational support and connections to social

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Child Connect

ChildConnect provides a safe, confidential and secure online place to save and share memories. Lifebooks are available online and in print. It is intended for: Adoption Social Worker Adoption Specialist Foster Parent Stay-at-Home Parent Parent Coordinator Attorney Family Law Attorney   ChildConnect has improved relationships between the adoptive parents, foster

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Measure Evaluation SIFSA

MEASURE Evaluation Strategic Information for South Africa (MEval-SIFSA) helped implement the MomConnect initiative, supporting operations and project management through seconded staff, messaging and registration support, operations research to improve the program, and integration of a help desk within other help desks of the health system. The project also conducted a

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Healthy Newborn Network

As patient groups go, pregnant women and new mothers are among the most motivated. They’re eager for information on how to care for themselves and their children, and quick to take action to ensure their children have the best start in life. But in some low-income countries around the world,

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Mom Connect

MomConnect is a South African National Department of Health initiative which aims to support maternal health through the use of cell phone based technologies integrated into maternal and child health services. The services are free to the user, and messages are available in all our 11 official languages. MomConnect is

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