Story of Hope: From Feeling Abandoned to Being Loved and Flourishing 

Moses was only a newborn when he was abandoned on the streets of Khayelitsha, Cape Town. Young, unemployed, and unable to provide for him, his mother felt she could not look after him. Community members managed to track down his grandmother. Still, their living conditions were not great, even though he now had a roof over his head. Like many children in Khayelitsha, poverty, alcohol abuse, and gangsterism were part of his reality.  Moses with [...]

By | Jun 16th, 2022|Noticeboard, Stories of Hope|0 Comments

Collaboration Vital for Child Protection

In South Africa, one in four children experiences some form of maltreatment during their childhood. This maltreatment can include physical, sexual, and emotional abuse or neglect. This year, for National Child Protection Week, we wanted to hear how the public can help protect society's most vulnerable. We spoke to members of Valcare's Child Protection coordinated effort to gain insight on the matter. According to our members, the most significant concerns around child protection include unsafe [...]

By | Jun 5th, 2022|News, Noticeboard|0 Comments