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 […].
[November 23, 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.
[November 23, 2016]
What if your dress, jacket, or cardigan could speak? What if they could tell you the stories they were privy to in the places they were made? What if you could ‘meet’ the people who made them? This is the thinking behind Shwe: The Wearable Library, which creates and markets garments that carry within their threads the stories and memories of woman in the city of Durban who create them. According to the website, “We live in a time when everything is disposable, and carries an almost weightless history, as […].
[November 3, 2016]
Come dressed in festive socks … the longer, louder and funkier the better! We want our event to be splashed with colour and fun to show our elderly that we not only care, but are pulling up our socks to make a difference in their lives! Participants are also encouraged to bring along a toiletry item for our Christmas Cheer Box campaign. Small toiletry items that we take for granted can be luxuries for those in need, so bring something to spoil an elderly person or take care of their […].
[October 27, 2016]
Current SA Masters surfing champion and biokinetist, Lynne Mackey from KMPED, is a firm believer in staying active and healthy in all facets of life. She enjoys entering charity events like the Tafta trail run. “It’s a fun opportunity to train or compete and at the same time it’s for a good cause,” she says. “It’s money and time well spent!” Lynne believes that eating right, exercising and ensuring that you are in a positive environment wherever possible, is the key to living a healthy life. She surfs, does yoga […].
[October 25, 2016]