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Christmas cheer

Grateful thanks to everyone who is helping to make this festive season a memorable one for our City’s needy elderly folk. On Thursday 15 December, staff from Hollywood Bets visited Tafta to drop off items for our Cheer Box campaign. They also donated R 1560 towards the campaign. At the same time the Mulim group, Jaimathul Ullama, went to Amaoti Village to distribute much appreciated food hampers to the elderly residents. These are just two examples of your wonderful caring. We appreciate each and every donation … and every kind […]

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[December 19, 2016]

Never too old to play

Everyone looks forward to celebrating Christmas with family and loved ones. But for many elderly people anxiously hoping for a glimpse of their kin, the wait stretches for days, and all too often the families never come. Every year  hundreds of senior citizens at Tafta have to celebrate without their families. But we do everything we can to ensure that they never feel alone. This year we joined forces with Toys R Us in an effort to bring back the fun of Christmas to our elderly. The toy brand which […]

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[December 14, 2016]

Become a Care Practitioner with TAFTA

Book now for our next Care Practitioner Course. Deadline for applications and interviews 7 February 2017. CARE PRACTITIONERS COURSE 1 2017 All courses are taught in English; therefore students need to be proficient in the language. Course will be conducted at John Conradie House, 15 Prince Street, Durban. REQUIREMENTS: Certified copy of ID and School Certificate (min Grade 10) & CV DURATION: 3 Months consisting of: • 12 Modules Theory • 5 Weeks Practical Training • 12 Assignments • Two written exams Only students who pass the tests and whose […]

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[December 9, 2016]

A beautiful day out at the TAFTA Trail Run

Thank you to all those who took part in our TAFTA Trail Run last Sunday 20 November. The weather played it’s part – giving us a dry, warm day for running through the beautiful trails. Well done to all who participated – with 480 entries it was a great morning out for families and friends to help raise funds for the Durban elderly. A huge thanks to Dave Ward events for the organisation and all the volunteers and folk from Riverside Trail for helping out on the day. To view […]

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[November 23, 2016]

Care Practitioners Graduation November 2016

Congratulations to our Care Practitioners who graduated in our last course for the year. For more information about our Care Practitioners course for next year please contact Helen Cosnett on 031 3323721

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[November 23, 2016]