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Both Mrs C and son are doing so much better now and are extremely grateful for their nutritious meals. We’re also providing Home Based Care to help with cleaning and laundry.
While our carers receive specialised training, a good caregiver has qualities that cannot be taught. Top of the list is empathy and compassion for others, coupled with a helpful nature.
If you’re over the age of 60, why not consider moving to a new home with us? We have a number of comfortable, convenient and affordable apartments for rent
Tafta launches campaign to commemorate World Elder Abuse Awareness Day We invite you to support our awareness campaign to mark World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. This takes place every year on 15 June. During the campaign, we'll be reaching out to local schools and...
Grateful thanks to Tafta’s long time friend, Darren Maule, and Durban’s favourite cake brand, Chateau Gateaux, for helping us host the party of the year.
Go turquoise for the elderly Go turquoise for the elderly is a month-long campaign to create awareness around elders in communities, especially those not accommodated by elder care facilities. To commemorate the start of this campaign on 15 May, elders from Anna...
Following the flood disaster in KZN, we face ongoing challenges with disruptions in electricity and water supplies, many left homeless and over 440 lives lost!
JCH residents visit uShaka beach and dip their toes into the waves – part of Tafta’s commitment to ensuring elders enjoy a life worth living.
Following President Cyril Ramaphosa’s lifting of the State of Disaster on 4 April 2022, restrictions have been repealed at Tafta with immediate effect.
As we commemorate International Women’s Day, let us Break the Bias and remember and honour women like Mrs. S, a victim of gender inequality
This week Tafta joined the global movement of the Age with Rights campaign to cast a spotlight on upholding the rights of older people.
Old Age Grant fails to meet basic care needs Although we welcome the inflation-linked old age grant increase of 5% announced by Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana in his Budget Speech on Wednesday, 23 February 2022, it still falls far short of the cost of meeting their...
Following recommendations for improved elder care made by ARJO, leading specialists in mobility solutions, Tafta approached HBZ Bank to sponsor for the upgrade of mobility and support equipment at John Conradie House.
During the annual Week of Older Persons, in collaboration with LionPride Investment Holdings, Tafta announced the launch of a new internationally renowned health monitoring digital app for elders.
For 36 years, Phillip and Estelle Swart lived in a house across the road from the land which would become Tafta Park.
By the year 2040, it’s estimated that globally, there will be 2 billion people over 60 years of age. As the ratio of old to young increases, so too does the burden of providing them with adequate care. These statistics lie behind The United Nations Decade of Healthy Ageing (2021 – 2030).
Our CEO, Femada Shamam, has been selected as one of only 30 women honoured at the Standard Bank’s KZN Top Women in Business gala evening, which took place on 18 November at the Coastlands Umhlanga Hotel.
Thanks to the staff nurses and sisters who kept us updated on our mother’s physical and emotional state and needs, especially during lockdown.