Older = Wiser

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What better way to celebrate the Week of Older Persons (28 September-4 October) than by challenging some of our older residents to show off their knowledge in a music quiz on the radio? East Coast Radio Breakfast Show presenters, Natara Nadasen and Sky Tshabalala, put the oldies through their paces on air on Tuesday 29 October. The TAFTA team consisted of 66 year old Joe Rehman, who has been a resident at the Ray Hulett Centre for the past four years. Joe is involved in all activities at TAFTA including […]
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Kind hearts at Culture Club

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On Friday 28 August, members of the Culture Club held a fundraising golf day at Mount Edgecombe golf estate, and TAFTA was one of the beneficiary organisations. Kevin Hayes, Divisional Manager, Income Development attended the prize giving function in the evening and was delighted to receive a generous donation of R34 500 towards our Meals on Wheels Initiative. This will go a long way to helping TAFTA meet the cost of providing meals for the elderly folk we support in the greater Durban community, who are no longer able to […]
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Join us for a grand Spring Ball

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The Mary Asher Service Centre will be hosting a grand Spring Ball on Saturday 19 September 2015 in the MASC Hall (80 Samora Machel Street, Durban) Join in the fun and celebrate the arrival of Spring for just R30 per person from 7pm until midnight.  The dress code for the evening is casual/formal. BYO – there are bar sales available (wine only) Please note the parking is at your own expense. Contact Renata on 031 332 3721 or email maryasher@tafta.org.za to book your tickets or for more info.
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Spring Day Dinner & Dance at TAFTA Lodge

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Join us on Friday 11 September at TAFTA Lodge (42 South Beach Avenue, Durban)  for a Spring Day Dinner and Dance. A delicious beef/chicken or veg hamburger will be served for dinner, followed by ice cream and chocolate sauce for dessert. Entrance fee is R30 for members and R45 for non members and includes a free glass of juice on arrival. The dinner and dance begins at 7pm and ends at 11pm. Music by Fanie & Company will keep you on your feet all night long. Please book your tickets […]
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St Martin’s residents get treated

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St Martin’s residents recently received a visit from the Usizo Empowerment team – who were kind enough to volunteer their time and services, giving our older folk manicures as well as a delicious lunch for fourteen of our residents. Nivedita Dayanand also did a talk on “looking good on a budget”.
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TAFTA Annual General Meeting

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The TAFTA Annual General Meeting will be held in the Anna Conradie Service Centre, 42 South Beach Avenue, Durban on Tuesday 22 September 2015 at 14h00. Please RSVP to The Secretary by 11 September. P O Box 2983, Durban, 4000 Tel: 031 332 3721Email: pamg@tafta.org.za
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Women’s Day at Tafta on Ridge

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Residents at Tafta on Ridge welcomed the students from DT Nursing College together with the Occupational Therapists, who pampered the ladies as part of their Women’s Day Celebrations. What a wonderful way to treat our elderly ladies – thank you so much to all involved!
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Oldfield Centre Fete this weekend!

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Join in on the fun at the Oldfield Centre TAFTA Park Fete. Date: 8 August 2015 Time: 8:00 am If you would like to book a table please call 031 465 9268 during office hours (8:00 – 15.30). Cost per table: Members: R25 Outsiders: R50
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