Health & Social Services
The Health and Social Services team serve through:
- Child and Family Care Services strengthens families, working with them to address their pressing social issues.
- Health Screenings and HIV Programs which offer screening clinic regrading blood pressure, diabetes, pregnancy, HIV and CD-4 testing, along with general health counselling.
- Crisis Food Relief through which we assess needs and provide temporary food support while helping people pursue means of sustaining themselves.
Economic & Skills Development
At the heart of community development is teaching individuals to be self-sustainable. Our Economic & Skill Development programs are doing just that:
Education & Leadership Development
Community Development is an investment. An investment into the lives of all community members. What better place to start then with the children. We offer educational programs for children from ages 5-18.
“Simunye Time”, the after-school program, serves 80-100 children and youth each day, providing a nutritious snack,a safe environment for play and learning in a community with a literacy rate below 50%.
Live Out Loud is a four-year leadership development course for high school students (Grade 9-12) who demonstrate a high level of motivation and leadership among their peers.
School Outreach through Seed of Hope’s life skills program reaches 700 grade 7 and 8 students each week in 5 local schools.