Badisa Trio News

Robin and Rory were removed from their family’s care in October 2021 when social workers became aware that they were living in a storage container in an industrial area and did not have access to water, sanitation, or electricity. The living circumstances were both unsanitary and unsafe for the children and their parents. In addition, […]

This is a story of Hope An unknown baby was found abandoned in the early hours of 4 January 2022, in front of a local store in the Scottsdene area. The little boy was only a few weeks old and was wrapped in an oversized T-shirt and blanket. He had pitch-black curly hair and beautiful […]

Emmy is a sweet eleven-year-old girl. She was only two years old when her biological mother gave her up for adoption. The adoption process was never finalized. But she also did not go back to her biological parents. She has since been in the care of a caregiver who wanted to adopt her. She is […]

    Claire is a fifteen-year-old girl who has experienced multiple traumas in her life. At the young age of 2 years old, Claire’s mother absconded and left her in the care of her father. Her father remarried and Claire’s life was reasonably stable for a short while. However, Claire’s father struggled with his mental […]

The Govender family has been known to Badisa since 2014 when Alexander was removed from the care of her parents and placed into foster care. Mr. and Mrs. Govender previously abused drugs and did not have stable employment. They consequently struggled to ensure that Alexander’s physical and emotional needs were being met. However, Mr. and […]

Claire (14) and Sarah (17) are two bright sisters, with a very close bond. They enjoy playing netball and training together on a regular basis. As they share many interests, they also share trauma. The girls live in a community in the Northern Suburbs with very high murder and rape statistics. Unfortunately, these girls are […]

Kamilla is ’n saggeaarde, sensitiewe jong dame wat goed presteer op hoërskool en toon potensiaal om verder te studeer na matriek. Kamilla is wel al van kinds af in alternatiewe sorg. Haar biologiese ma kon nie haar ouerlike verantwoordelikhede opneem nie weens substans afhanklikheid, prostitusie en onstabiele behuising. Kamilla ken egter ook nie haar biologiese […]