Friends of Valkenberg Trust

Supporting Recovery

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Join casual day 2017

Wednesday 26th July 2017
Join Casual Day on Friday 1 September 2017 and support the recovery of people with a psychiatric disability!Every R10 raised for a sticker is important. Casual Day has become the lifeline to more than 500 non-profit organisations and schools as well as 12 national beneciary organisations in the disability sector, that provide employment, education, counselling and advocacy for persons with disabilities.

#action against poverty poverty this #mandela day

Wednesday 24th May 2017
Fight poverty this Mandela Day and give your 67 minutes to people recovering from serious mental illnesses at Valkenberg Hospital.  Join one of our 3 projects and grab a team to collect goods for our Second hand Shop or food and clothing for patients in urgent need.    The services you will be supporting not only provide vital practical assistance to recovery, but also promote dignity and self-esteem as well as , which are essential for getting people back on their feet.

Spring clean your home or office or clear old stock from your shop

Thursday 08th September 2016
Funds raised from sale of items will be used to grow people in our Skills Development Projects, promoting their RECOVERY and providing a chance for them to earn an income.

What are you doing for Mandela Day 2018?

Friday 17th June 2016
How about supporting the recovery of people with mental illnesses for 67 minutes in July?-  Donate R67.00 by following this link http://www.

Golf day 2016 supports recovery

Wednesday 11th May 2016
Despite the bleak weather forecast the sun shone at this year’s annual Friends of Valkenberg Charity Golf Day on 29 April at Rondebosch Golf Course. The event was very successful and the best one to date, with grateful thanks to all the golfers, volunteers, partners and friends who came forward in support of people in recovery at Valkenberg Hospital. All funds raised from the event will be used for the Friend’s Skills Development project.