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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Outspan team got talent

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The Outspan residents were in for a treat, as staff members put on a talent show for them recently. Each staff member was involved in entertaining the residents showcasing their talents which included our outsourced team Feedem Pitseng and Royal Serve. The residents thereafter had the task of choosing winners for each category. Competition was very tight but the winners were as follows: congratulations to Solani Mkhize(Outspan Carer) who sang beautifully and won first prize followed by Nicole Ngobese from (Royal Serve) who did a double act singing and dancing, […]
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Mandela Day celebrations at TAFTA

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We are so grateful to each and every person that made a difference in the lives of our elderly residents on Mandela Day. We are so lucky to have the friends we do, can’t thank you enough for brightening up all of our lives. Below are just a few of the special treats our residents received.
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Durban Bowling Club celebrates Women’s Day

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Join in the Women’s Day celebrations with the Durban Bowling Club. When: Monday 10 August 2015 Time: 9am Entrance fee: R100 per person (includes tea, sandwhiches and lunch) Contact Margaret 072 049 3131 | margie@vdlingen.net or Charmaine 079 782 0611 to enter. Order of events: 1 game of 12 ends Tea & sandwhiches 1 game of 12 ends Lunch 1 game of 15 ends Prizegiving In celebration of Women’s Day the Durban Bowling Club wishes to salute not only women but the elderly – parents who always provided a safe […]
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More smiles for you

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A huge ‘thank you’ to everyone who contributed towards Meals on Wheels recently. Delivering nutritious cooked meals to elderly people in their own homes is a service that has been operating for nearly 50 years! And it just wouldn’t be possible without our loyal band of volunteer ‘hoppers’ and friends like you who subsidise the cost. “I am 73 years old and nearly blind,” says one of our residents. “I can’t go shopping on my own and I burn myself if I try to use the stove. Meals on Wheels […]
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