GROW Job and Life Skills Rehabilitation Programme
This project provides access to job and life rehabilitation programmes. The target audience is the homeless and vulnerable community of Kempton Park, primarily staying in our shelter. Daily workshops and enrichment programmes are hosted, together with the provision of cash in hand job opportunities. Social Work services facilitates workshops which include life skills, substance abuse support and job readiness.
In the end the programme changes unemployable and desperate individuals into employable individuals that can be placed into suitable jobs, so that they can reintegrate back into society.
Providing accommodation to homeless men (Capacity: 65). This facility serves as a full time shelter for homeless individuals between the ages of 18 – 59 and provide three meals per day for each beneficiary.
Food Parcel Project (Nutrition):
Providing food parcels to 55 underprivileged households with their children.
Outreaches and Enrichment programmes:
Regular outreaches and enrichment programmes take place with the clients that attend our different projects. Weekly shelter outreaches take place as well as annual Winter HOPE and Christmas outreaches. We are also taking hands with various churches and Inner City Ministry to achieve our goal, as well as have various volunteer groups that assist us with the spiritual enrichment activities.
Clothing Bank (Social Work)
Providing clothes to the poor and needy that are identified through our various projects. Clothes are also provided if an urgent need is identified in other organisations and churches. Assistance is also given in the case of a disaster e.g. floods, fire, etc.