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New Hope School

New Hope School was established in 1971 as a multi-cultural school for cerebral palsied, learning disabled, dyslexic and multi-disabled learners from the age of 3 years up to 21 years of age.  The school provides education from nursery, primary to high school level, as well as a "work orientation…

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Diabetes South Africa

As a non-profit organisation, Diabetes SA depends entirely on membership fees, donations and fund-raising activities to finance its work. Every person with diabetes needs to be educated about healthy eating, exercise, monitoring blood glucose levels and medication, as well as how to manage the daily…

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Operation Upgrade of South Africa

Operation Upgrade provides good quality adult literacy education and ways for people to earn a living, improve family nutrition, cope with the effects of HIV & AIDS and develop other ways to solve local problems such as water shortages.

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Children's Disability Centre

The Childrens Disability Centre provides specialized education interventions to children with Autism and young visually impaired children. The school caters for Autistic learners between 3 and 18 yrs and is the only such school in Johannesburg.

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Umcebo Trust

About Umcebo: Umcebo is an isiZulu word meaning “treasure” The Umcebo Trust is a public benefit non-profit organization, which was registered on 22nd May 2003. The Trust aims to establish and maintain an inclusive studio workspace for people without their own facilities.

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Coach is an integration of three children’s homes, St George’s, St Nicolas and St Joseph’s Homes. The integration of Coach occurred in the year 2002. However, our Homes have been in existence since the year1915. Our primary purpose is to fulfill the needs of the children in our care.…

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Carel du Toit Trust /Centre - Pretoria

The Carel du Toit Trust/Centre is situated in Glenwood Road, Lynnwood Glen Pretoria . We provide a service that makes it possible for deaf children to acquire normal language and speech. Also for children with various speech problems, to receive the necessary therapy to get them…

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Hermanus Rainbow Trust

    For a decade the Hermanus Rainbow Trust has been actively improving the lives of thousands of people through their upliftment and outreach projects.   The Trust has positively touched the lives of thousands of people in need.    In evaluating the role, purpose and attributes…

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Camphill School

Camphill School is a rural residential and day school for children and young adults with special needs.

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This legally registered trust supports children with severe kidney diseases who attend the Morningside Children's Kidney Treatment Centre. This centre is unique. It is the only private centre in Africa that treats the full range of kidney diseases in children, including acute and chronic dialysis and…

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LITTLE EDEN Society for the Care of Persons with Intellectual Disability, established in 1967, is certainly a very special place where we serve, through our work, children and adults who are 'angels'; people who need to be protected and cared for and most of all loved. LITTLE EDEN is the permanent…

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Cape Town Society for the Blind

By providing an entry/exit strategy, the Society creates an environment for people who are blind or visually impaired, to gain their independence through sustainable employment.

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Casa do Sol Association

Casa do Sol is a government school that provides education and support to learners between the ages of 7 and 21 who are severely intellectually disabled.

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Cape Mental Health Society

Cape Mental Health works in poor communities in the Western Cape, providing various services to people with mental health needs and mental disabilities (intellectual and psychiatric), so that they can develop skills and be as independent as possible.

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Camphill Village

Camphill Village is a multi-racial residential facility for adults with intellectual and or physical disabilities.We strive to meet individual needs & aim towards providing a good quality of life for people living with intellectual disabilities.

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Nkosinathi Foundation of and for Blind and Partially Sighted People


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  A rural community based project caring for 550 orphans and vulnerable children, established in 2003. We arrange for children to stay with their extended / foster families. They receive 2 meals, 365 days a year, enjoy access to health care, help with govt grants, after-care, homework help…

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Marthie de Bruin sentrum

The Marthie de Bruin Centre was established in 2001 with the aim of supporting learning and physically disabled children, who cannot be accommodated in main stream schools, to reach their full potential.

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Blind SA

Providing braille in all eleven official languages at a subsidized price.



The driving force behind The Pillar of Salt Charity Trust is Donne van der Walt. Along with being a wife, a mother and a dynamic business woman, she has always been passionate about raising funds for various causes. About three years ago, someone very special came along and inspired her to focus her…

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HI HOPES Programme

HI HOPES is the early intervention partner for families of deaf & hard of hearing babies.We provide free home-based support to families of deaf infants, thus empowering them to know how to live with a deaf baby,making the choices they need to make.



Autism Western Cape is the only Autism Organisation in the Western Cape that provides services to children and adults with Autism through schools, assisted living facilities, residential care homes, support and counseling.

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Gifted Individuals Research and Development Foundation

This GIFTED FOUNDATION is a Bridging Movement. We aim to bring together disparate thought between North and South, East and West, South Africa as a Nation has the Power to achieve this, to become the Bridge Building Nation of the World…come forward and become Leaders of a New Dispensation…from…

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Vuleka School

Vuleka School provides an independent education to.....

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Ratanang Home Based Care

Ratanang Home Based Care and Ratanang Centre for Recovering Mental Health Patients provides home based care services to people affected and infected by HIV/AIDS, child headed household families, orphans and vulnerable children, people with disabilities and the senior citizens including accommodaton…

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Forest Town School Foundation

Forest Town School was established in 1948 and runs both mainstream and modified education for children with special needs. In addition to the educational provisions, we also run speech therapy, occupational therapy and physiotherapy departments, feeding scheme, social welfare and medical support, work…

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Cresset House

Cresset House is a work and residential facility for 60 adults - from ages 18 to 72 - with intellectual disabilities. It has been in existence since 1961. The Residents (or villagers as they are called) live as extended families in 6 large houses with the support of House Leaders and Co-workers, on…

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KwaZulu-Natal Society for the Blind

The KZN Society for the Blind empowers visually impaired children and adults through education, skills training and promoting independence.

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Community Led Animal Welfare

Provides free primary heath care to pets in informal settlements of soweto, in areas where SPCA is no working. We do vaccination, deworming and sterilizations, treat sick animals, find homes for abondoned pets, teach humane education at schools and in communities. we teach vegetable gardening and we…

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Chevrah Kadisha

All money donated to the Chevrah Kadisha goes towards welfare,financial assistance,aged care,caring for orphans,sheltered employment,all types of counselling,outreach,caring for the intellectually disabled,Jewish burial,educational subsidies,brides in need - the list is endless!

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Alta du Toit Aftercare Centre

Alta du Toit After Care Centre makes provision for 268 adults between the ages of 18 and 72 who are intellectually disabled.

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Oasis Vaardigheids Ontwikkelings Sentrum

Providing vocational and skills training to persons between 5 and 48 with learning and other disabilities

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The Paige Project

The Paige Project is a charity organisation who’s main objectives are to raise funds to benefit disadvantaged children with physical and mental disabilities (primarily caused by cerebral palsy), by supplying their family, care facilities or social workers with equipment or training courses to…

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Uhambo Foundation

Our vision is an inclusive society without barriers for children and people with disabilities. We promote, support, create opportunities for and assist in the development of children and people with disabilities.

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Boland School for Autism

A Special needs school for children on the Autism Spectrum. Providing psycho-educational support to these children and their families.

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Abused and Abandoned Kids Educational Excursions NPC

Founded over ten years ago, Abused and Abandoned Kids Educational Excursions (AAAKEE) is a South African not-for-profit humanitarian organisation that caters for children who occupy various orphanage homes, having been abandoned, abused, or neglected in the past.

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Ring a rosy toy library

Ring-a Rosy Toy Library is a FREE service that provides access to a collection of educational play materials like toys, games, puzzles and BOOKS to disadvantaged children.

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The Johannesburg Hospital School

The Joburg Hospital School provides education to children with Autism between 3 and 21 years old in addition to education for chronically ill children at the Charlotte Maxeke Hospital

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Camp Sonshine Africa

We work with children and families from disadvantaged communities around Cape Town.

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The Imbali Foundation

The Foundation advocates the cause for education for children with disabilities in an inclusive education system. The foundation’s journey began with a desire to bring about CHANGE in the lives of many vulnerable children and children with disabilities, based on personal experience by its Founding…

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Our vision is to improve the live's of children fighting cancer, those living with autism and other disabilities that make them different from their peers. We want to start training camps in support of these children and their parents and to collaborate with organizations in other province to address…

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Special Wings Foundation

The Special Wings Foundation was started in 2012 with the express purpose of raising funds for the education and therapy of children. These special little children have very special needs. Therefore, each of the events that the Special Wings Foundation will organize will be enabling special needs children…

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St Vincent School for the Deaf

We provide education to deaf children from the ages 22 months to 20 years, academically and vocational training. We serve the greater Johannesburg region.

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Dream Star Foundation

At Dream Star Foundation we host and partake in sporting and fundraising events, raising awareness throughout the community and raising funds which enable us to assist families with 'special needs' children. Those whose children are in specialised schools that are struggling with the everyday financial…

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Blouvlei Resource Centre

Blouvlei Resource Centre has been providing education and training to special needs learners since 1986.

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BEST Centre School

B.E.S.T. Centre School was established in 1999 and focuses on age inappropriate learners between the ages of 14-19. Our Vision at B.E.S.T. Centre is to offer education to young people who have fallen behind in their education or who battle to cope in the mainstream education system. We follow the Western…

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Shumbashaba Community Trust

Shumbashaba Horses Helping People is a community organization that believes in the healing power of horses. These magnificent creatures have accompanied man through civilization. Today horses represent to mankind that which is wild and free. Shumbashaba aims to build a sense of self-worth and purpose…

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Mpho's Dream Centre

Mpho's dream centre is a centre that accom