News and updates from Jo’burg Child Welfare

There is always so much going on within Jo’burg Child Welfare, between our administrative duties, our beneficiary programmes and case work, and our fundraising efforts. While we do our best to publish regular updates here, many of our beneficiaries are protected by court order and our benefactors are encouraged to reach out to engage with us about the precise and detailed difference made by their contributions. Sign up for our email newsletter for more frequent updates


Keep the food parcels coming!

e lockdown has dealt a major blow to families in Eldorado Park and informal settlements like Kliptown and Slovo Park. We’re seeing hunger, desperation and unemployment at an unprecedented scale, especially among youth-headed households.

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Keeping our children safe!!

Babies and children at Othandweni and Princess Alice Adoption Home continue to enjoy normal residential services during lockdown.  Unfortunately, our centres have had to close their doors to walk-in volunteers.

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What’s changed at JCW?

Jo’burg Child Welfare is an essential service and continues to provide social work, residential and child protection services as best we can during lockdown. Adapting to lockdown requirements, while still keeping as many services active as possible, is proving to be a delicate balancing act.

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It’s easy to give with ZAPPER

We know you have good intentions to support Jo’burg Child Welfare . . . but it’s so easy to get distracted! To make it easier for you to donate, we’ve created an account with Zapper.

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Some children at Masibambisane need urgent medical care to survive. And then, they need ongoing medical care and nourishment to thrive. The cost, however, is beyond the reach of their families.

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nes that’s usually caused by a vitamin D deficiency – and since the sun helps the body produce vitamin D, children in South Africa should have plenty of vitamin D.

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Due to covid all events are on hold until further notice, please email us to learn more.

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Donate Your Special Occasion

If you have a special occasion coming up, then why not celebrate by sharing your good fortune with the less fortunate? Pledging donations to JCW in lieu of gifts will make your occasion feel even more special. You might find that people who would not normally buy you a birthday or anniversary gift will be happy to support a cause that you’re passionate about. So, this year, be the spark that ignites change and encourage your loved ones to donate to JCW.

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