Badisa News

29Mar 2019

– geskryf deur Belinda Louw van Esperanza/ Pam Brink. Die grootste uitdagings met betrekking tot die versorging van ‘n persoon tuis met Alzheimers is: veiligheid, verandering in gedrag, instandhouding van persoonlike higiëne en hoe om uitbranding van die versorger te voorkom. VEILIGHEID: Verdwaal agv disorientering is ‘n baie groot risiko. Kry ‘n “medic Alert” armband […]

29Mar 2019

– Geskryf deur Dawn Van Wyk Een van die ons eerste aanmeldings waarmee ek as administrtiewe beampte van die kantoor te doen gehad het, was van ‘n ma en haar 4-jarige seuntjie. Liam* was 4 jaar oud met die  met die oulikste gesiggie en persoonlikheid.  Hy sal vir ewig in my hart en gedagtes bly. […]

27Feb 2019

Help us spread love this Easter by donating a special care package for Easter. These boxes will be hand delivered to various families, children and elderly in the Western, Eastern and Northern Cape. Each box must contain the following: Facecloth Soap Deodorant Toothbrush Toothpaste Soft sweets and an Easter egg We encourage you to wrap […]

27Feb 2019

Geskryf deur: Luané McLachlan Om gesonde gemeenskappe te kweek moet verskeie generasies bydra. Ouer generasies kry die geleentheid om vir jonger generasies te leer hoe om hul gemeenskap te versorg, sowel as om hulle te bemagtig. Maar hoe kry ons dit reg om jonger generasies te leer hoe om goeie leiers te wees? Wees ʼn […]

27Feb 2019

By Bianca Louw In February of this year Youtube launched an application specifically for children called Youtube Kids. This app is available in more than 60 countries world wide and provides a version of the youtube service oriented towards children. It has curated selections of content, parental control features, and filtering of videos not deemed […]

26Feb 2019

Soos sovele andere in ons gemeenskappe, wou ek as arm en eenvoudige plaasklonkie ook uitstyg bo my omstandighede en ook die professionele diensberoepe betree:  My oorlede Pa het my as Predikant gesien – seker om vir die hele familie in te tree en tot bekering te bid.  Onderwyser wou ek word, dalk om die dissipline […]

26Feb 2019

By Nelia van Deventer As a social worker at Toevlug Centre for Alcohol and Drug Dependence, we have various roles and responsibilities to fulfil within our multi-disciplinary team. Social workers on our inpatient and outpatient treatment programs will each have an individual case load of patients for a duration of five or eight weeks depending […]

26Feb 2019

By Dr Jessica Johannisen I am a social worker. I hold your hand on your first day of school.  I walk with you to your new classroom and encourage you along the way.  I make sure your tie is straight and wipe away your tears as you start at yet another school.  I wave goodbye […]