Friends of Valkenberg Trust

Supporting Recovery

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Casual Day Fundraiser

Wednesday 07th August 2019
In addition to the national beneficiaries, Casual Day provides much needed funds to over 500 NGO's within the disability sector. Please support Friends of Valkenberg by purchasing your stickers directly from us. Call mornings 021 447 2092 to pledge your support.

Mandela Day

Monday 10th June 2019
Join us for 67 minutes on the morning of July 18th! You can join our patient cooking group in preparing muffins for every patient in Valkenberg Hospital, or join us at the Friendly Shop for insight into our recovery projects. Call 021-447 2092 on weekdays between 08:00-13:00 for more details and to sign up.

Rock for recovery

Wednesday 20th March 2019
Make a difference to someone's recovery by enjoying the latest show at the Barnyard - Big Top Rock! Your participation will mean wellness and a return to the community for many people each year. A fabulous night out on Saturday 8 June @ 8pm, featuring live circus acts together with the music of Elton John, ACDC, Prince etc.

Community comes to valkenberg

Friday 19th October 2018
The end of year is tough if you're in hospital! Friends brings light and life and community at this significant time by arranging celebrations, gifts, ward braai's and ways for the wider Cape Town community to be involved.  Please let us know if you can donate goods (treats, gifts, food,Christmas decorations) funds or volunteer time to help us make sure people in hospital do not feel forgotten or insignificant at this special time.

What are you doing for #MandelaDay 2018?

Friday 25th May 2018
Leave a legacy! Give your 67 minutes on the 18th July in support of the recovery of people with mental illnesses.  Pledging your support to one of the projects will give you the opportunity to spend 67 minutes with us on Mandela Day and gain insight into the work we do, have a short tour of the hospital and join us for refreshments in our Friendly Shop cafe.