CATHCA Conference Report

CATHCA Conference Report

Nondumiso Jwara and Kabelo Huma of the SACBC AIDS Office attended the CATHCA Annual Conference at Good Shepherd  Retreat near Haartebeespoort north of Pretoria from 31 March to 01 April 2012.  CATHCA is an associate body of the SACBC and…

"A house. A home. A future." - Homeplan visits Zululand

“A house. A home. A future.” – Homeplan visits Zululand

– Johan Viljoen, April 2012 They came. They saw. And they conquered the hearts of the people of Hlabisa. They were a group of 18 Homeplan members, who spent the week of 26 March to 1 April in remote villages…

Ixopo District: Transfer of Ethembeni Clinic/ St Apollinaris

Ixopo District: Transfer of Ethembeni Clinic/ St Apollinaris

  Ixopo District: Transfer of Ethembeni Clinic/St Apollinaris patient data to new Department of HealthSystem, Creighton, KZN Tony Linden of Catholic Relief Services met with Department of Health officials in the IXOPO Sisonke District Department of Heath Offices on 26th…

St Kizito, Qwa Qwa, Bethlehem Diocese, 23 March 2012

St Kizito, Qwa Qwa, Bethlehem Diocese, 23 March 2012

Avie Cherrington of the SACBC AIDS Office visited the ST KIZITO, QWAQWA, BETHLEHEM DIOCESE (FREE STATE) Orphans and Vulnerable Children project on 23 March 2012, and met with Johannes (project co-ordinator) and Tumelo (OVC Co-ordinator & M&E officer.) She filed…

Religion and Public Health Symposium

The National Religious Association for Social Development (NRASD) hosted a program on Religion and Public Health on 19 March 2012, at which the SACBC AIDS Office was represented. Dr Renier Koegelenberg announced that the NRASD has been cleared of any…

PEPFAR Intern, Witbank Diocese

PEPFAR Intern, Witbank Diocese

The SACBC AIDS Office will have a PEPFAR intern placed in the Diocese of Witbank orphan and vulnerable children programme with effect from the end of March.  The internship programme is an initiative to provide university graduates with an opportunity…

Houses For Orphans

Houses For Orphans

– Johan Viljoen, March 2012 There are well over a million children in South Africa orphaned by Aids. Their plight is appalling. With nobody to provide for them, they lack even the most basic essentials – food to eat, water…

Koinonia, Johannesburg

Koinonia, Johannesburg

Kabelo Huma and Nondumiso Jwara organised financial management training at Koinonia, Johannesburg,  for the diocesan projects funded by Catholic Relief Services and the Department of Health through the SACBC AIDS Office in early March 2012. They were assisted in the…

Top