Story of Hope: From being blind to bringing light

Despite being born blind, Elizabeth ‘Lizzie’ Arendse (53) has never felt disadvantaged by her lack of eyesight. Instead, she has used every opportunity to educate herself and give back to her community in many different ways. When she isn’t supporting and helping those around her, she works as a switchboard operator at Paarl Hospital and fills the role of single mother to her son. Journey of empowerment Elizabeth’s journey of empowerment started as a young [...]

By | September 9th, 2019|Stories of Hope|0 Comments

Watch | Valcare #RealHeroes Video: Mthetheleli’s Story

Mthetheleli got involved in gangsterism and crime as a young boy to impress his father and escape his harsh circumstances. He was sentenced to 20 years in prison where he got involved in gang fights and it was a survival of the fittest. After a traumatic incident, he made a decision that would change his life forever. Today, he is involved with one of Valcare's partner nonprofit organisations, The Message Trust, a nonprofit organisation that is [...]

By | September 2nd, 2019|Videos|0 Comments