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 […]

05Feb 2019

‘n Gelukkige 2019 ‘n Baie geseënde 2019 aan almal in die Badisa familie! Ek hoop dat julle almal die jaar in ‘n gees van positiwiteit en opgewondenheid begin het. Danie Langner skryf in ’n artikel “Wat maak mens gelukkig?” op die nuuswebwerf, Maroela Media, dat aan die wortel van ‘n gelukkige lewe ‘n dankbare lewenshouding […]

05Feb 2019

Geskryf deur Annemarie Bezuidenhout Die Loeriehof Tehuis vir ouer persone in Knysna het ‘n vennootskap gesluit met twee kleuterskole in die gemeenskap om voedsel te voorsien aan die kinders. Die kinders kry elke dag ‘n gebalanseerde maaltyd uit die tehuis se kombuis. Hierdie vennootskap is ‘n wen-wen situasie vir die tehuis en die kleuterskole, want […]

05Feb 2019

Written by Bianca Louw 10 – 16 February marks Pregnancy Awareness Week. The Department of Health uses this time to strengthen pregnancy education and stress important issues that promote a healthy pregnancy and safe motherhood. In support of this local initiative, we will share some information all pregnant women should know. Antenatal care Make an […]