North Gauteng Mental Health Society (Ithuteng and Sizabonke Community Development Projects) was established with the aim of working with orphans and vulnerable children from the surrounding areas. The focus is more on children who are affected and infected with manageable life threatening disease and whom are at risk of dropping out of school
Itutheng Community Development Project is situated at kondelelani Secondary School in Soshanguve Block S, whereas Sizabonke Community Development Project is situated at Emasangweni Primary School Mamelodi East.
Both projects distribute food parcels, conduct home visits, run support groups, established food garden, assisting children with homework and performing different activities.
NGMHS Community Development Project plays a very important role in the community, statistically
90% of the beneficiaries lives a better life and they attend school without any doubts. Our hard working Social Auxiliary workers, coordinators as well caregivers ensures that our core services are delivered to them. There is a huge poverty alleviation programmes that is currently run by the projects, programmes which include homestead food garden. Our clients also receives vegetable seeds with the idea of establishing a food gardens at home.
In terms of community outreach projects raise various awareness to fight stigma on different issues inthe community. On yearly basis both projects celebrated a world aids day to address issues related to HIV/AIDS in the community, the events are always a success since the community reap
Themselves some resourceful information. Projects also realize a need to raise awareness on the children’s rights during child protection week yearly, the awareness is raised through the presentations at the various primary schools in the communities because there is really a confusion on parents/guardian.
Our Office Address
Ithuteng Community development project
Kondelelane JSS, Stand 314 Block S
Soshanguve, Block R
Cell: 066 051 5676
Sizabonke Community development project
Emasangweni Primary School, Stand Number no:25675
Emasangweni crescent, Mamelodi East, 0122
Cell: 012 375 9006