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Durban and Coastal Mental Health – Durban

Grant – R 150 000

project_DurbanCoastal2Durban and Coastal Mental Health actively works with the community to achieve the highest possible level of mental Health for people having difficulty coping with everyday life, and those with psychiatric illness and intellectual disabilities.

The Organisation operates 7 Residential Care Centres, 9 Protective Workshops and 9 Day Care Centres (Happy Hours) for profoundly handicapped children. In addition Durban and Coastal Mental Health provides social work services to communities through its Treatment Programme and Preventative and Community Development Programme.

Iqraa Trust’s has contributed R 150 000 towards the establishment of new and upgraded facilities for the Kwa-Ximba Day Care Centre which serves a community that is poor, rural in nature and highly disadvantaged. The children come from the areas of Kwa-Ximba, Inchanga, Kwa-Swayimane and surrounding areas. The Day Care Centre caters for 32 severely and profoundly disabled children for whom there are no special schools in the area.

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