St. Martin de Porres


Objectives

  • To counsel the sick.
  • Give moral support to the sick and their families and children.
  • To establish food garden to provide the sick and children with fresh vegetables.
  • To love and care for the sick and the orphans and vulnerable children (OVC).
  • To create an atmosphere of spiritual guidance.
  • To provide holistic care, socially, spiritually, emotionally and physically to the terminally
    ill person(s).
  • Develop basic skills to members of the support group.
  • Capacity building to caregivers and project personnel.
  • To accompany participating families (of children) especially orphans and vulnerable children due to HIV/AIDS, in their effort to improve the holistic well being of children.

Contact: Home Based Care and OVC – Joe Gqabi Town Ship – Aliwal North – Tel: 051 6342047

Traditional dance for orphans

Graduation for the OVC

Ready to start grade 1 and are given uniforms during the graduation

 

HBC kits after they had graduated

Treasure Hunt lessons learned by children (team work, leadership skills and map reading)

Weekend Workshop – HIV/AIDS Prevention Education given by P.E. (topics covered Peer Pressure alcohol, drug abuse and abstinence)