Christmas comes early this year at TAFTA

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Join us for a Christmas in July show presented by the TAFTA Revellers at Anna Conradie Wellness Centre, Tafta Lodge (42 South Beach Av, Durban). When: Sunday 30 July Time: 13h00 Price: Tickets from R10, R20, R30 It’s bound to be a merry day out for all with various other entertainers. Refreshments will be on sale.
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Young people making same retirement planning mistakes as their parents

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[with acknowledgement to Sizwe Dlamini in Personal Finance, 17 June 2017] Although their financial behaviour differs from that of other generations in some respects, Millennials may still be in danger of making the same mistakes as their parents when investing and planning for retirement. The stark reality is that 94% of South Africans are unable to retire comfortably, and a recent survey by 10x Investments reveals worrying insights into the saving habits of young South Africans. Steven Nathan, the chief executive of 10X Investments, says that, in addition to highlighting […]
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Tafta Residents test new Kraydel device

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Over the past few weeks Kraydel has been trialling their latest hardware and software with some “marvellous, helpful, inquisitive and adventurous residents of two of the Tafta facilities in South Africa”. According to Kraydel CEO, Dr Lisa Smith, the trial was “a great opportunity for us to do things in the ‘real world’ where not surprisingly more things go wrong than they do on the work bench in our office.” Kraydel is an electronic device that works through Wi-Fi or 3G and the TV to provide non-instrusive monitoring of elderly […]
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The community joins Tafta in solidarity against elder abuse

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Scores of passionate community members took to the streets of Durban’s CBD on Tuesday, 13 June committed to highlighting the scourge of elder abuse and the plight of the elderly. The annual awareness walk hosted by Tafta drew hundreds of participants including elders and local advocacy organisations, who showed their support for promoting the rights of elderly. Heeding the call to action ahead of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15, the group set off from Durban City Hall bearing posters and chanting in solidarity against the abuse, neglect […]
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