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As the school year draws to an end, please give a thought to the 150 vulnerable children living in our homes who will be needing a pair of school shoes next year. For just R150 …

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It is that time of year again, where we are recruiting friends of Home from Home, to join our Cape Town Cycle Tour and Two Oceans Marathon teams and raise funds for the care of …

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We were thrilled to be able to send two of our children to a new school in the middle of this year, thanks to a generous sponsor who is paying for their school fees.

Both of …

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Our foster moms and staff were treated to a fabulous Women’s Day breakfast at the Alphen Hotel in Constantia, thanks to The Kove Collection and Unitrans. The significance of this day is in remembering one …

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Six of our girls from Goodwood homes recently took part in equine therapy with The Equinox Trust. Equine therapy involves addressing a wide range of therapeutic and emotional needs through interaction with horses, under the …

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Mandela Day is always a busy time at Home from Home – and it’s great to have such wonderful friends and supporters who pledge this day to lend a hand.

This year we were thrilled to …

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After many months of planning, building, painting and sorting, the newly refurbished centre was re-launched on 21st September. It was especially wonderful to have many of the funders, who generously contributed towards the improvements at …

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It’s been another jam-packed few months for everyone at Home from Home! From the re-launch of our Lizo Nobanda Early Childhood Development and Learning Resource Centre to celebrating Mandela Day and treating our moms to …

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August is a very special month at Home from Home. In honour of the challenges faced daily by the children in our care, Home from Home is inviting our friends, supporters and partners to take …

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Things have been busier than ever at Home from Home – with plenty of fun activities, teambuilding, and lots of learning happening over the past few months! It’s also been really great to see so …

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Thanks to the support of wonderful donors and volunteers, we were able to make some very special memories for our children over the Easter holiday. Easter egg painting has become an annual tradition at Zola’s …

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Over the Easter break, our teens took part in a delicious teambuilding ‘potjie’* competition at Wynberg Park. Each group had to choose a recipe and allocate duties; from manning the fire, collecting and preparing the …

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Our team of 21 runners hit the road over the Easter weekend – raising funds for the care of our children by running 21km in the Old Mutual 2 Oceans Marathon. We are delighted to …

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Each and every day our amazing moms put their hearts into dealing with the many challenges that being a foster mother to vulnerable children entails. It’s not always easy and it’s why we love to …

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It’s so important to us that all our caregivers are equipped with the tools they need to raise our children with love, respect and support. As such, the focus of this month’s assistants’ training was …

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Construction work is currently underway at our Day Care Centre in Khayelitsha. We have been incredibly fortunate to be supported by several wonderful donors who have made this upgrade possible. Amongst the changes which will …

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Numeracy and literacy remain a challenge for many of our children. But, with the support of wonderful tutors, our education programme focuses on helping each one of our children reach their full potential, identifying along …

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Have you got a MyVillage/MySchool card? Make Home from Home a beneficiary and we’ll receive a portion of your spend every time you shop! And if you’re already a cardholder, you can simply add us …

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Young Olivia Stern in the USA is another special friend who managed to raise an incredible R40 000 for our Khayelitsha families. Olivia and her family previously spent time with our families in Khayelitsha whilst on …

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Grateful thanks must go to our wonderful supporters who together managed to raise nearly R100 000 by choosing us as their beneficiary for their special day!

Home from Home holds a special place in Lauren Searll …

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