*Nadine is a friendly and kind-hearted child who has so much potential. She is hardworking and doing well academically. Her teachers describe her as motivated and responsible. Nadine has been in foster care for the past 4 years and has thrived in the stable and loving environment. However, her foster parents have recently become concerned […]

This is truly a story of hope. A story of a young adult experiencing a great deal of trauma and bouncing back. *Leah is a 17-year-old, who has experienced a great deal of trauma in her life. One day, she arrived home after school and was greeted with the sight of the carpets and furniture […]

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Bo is 9 years old and is by nature an anxious and emotional young boy. He bites his nails until his fingers bleed and easily bursts into tears when faced with challenging situations. This has resulted in him being teased at school. Bo’s father’s behaviour exacerbates his anxiety. His father abuses alcohol and then becomes […]

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*Isabella is a bright and playful 8-year-old girl. She loves to play brainteaser puzzles on the laptop and going to the Blouberg with her mom for ice cream on a sunny day.   Her parents describe her as a sweet and obedient girl, yet her teachers tell a different tale. Isabella struggles to concentrate and […]

Sias is a 5-year-old boy with curly brown hair and inquiring eyes. He enjoys colouring-in and playing with play dough. Last year Sias’s teacher noticed a concerning change in his behaviour and contacted the social workers for assistance. Due to concerns of sexual abuse, he was removed from the care of his parents and placed […]