Adopt-a-child Bergrivier outing

Every year in aid of National Children’s Day we arrange an ‘Adopt-a-child‘ Day outing (read our previous article ‘Adopt-a-Child Day Outing‘). This a day where host parents, volunteers and friends of the organisation can ‘adopt’ a child for this day and care for them as if the child were their own. This is a special day for the child as …

Carols by Candlelight

We are having a Carols by Candlelight evening early December, to which we encourage you to come and to invite your family, colleagues and friends. You can print out our invitation to hand out to them, which contains all the information we list here below. Date: Saturday 3 December Time: 18h00 – 21h00 Venue: Christine Revell Children’s Home, Huntley Street, …

Department of Social Development Visit

The Standing Committee on Premier, Gender, Disabled and Youth did an oversight visit to the Christine Revell Children’s Home in Athlone on the 24th August 2011. The Delegation consisted of Ms. JL Hartnick (DA), Mr. EH Eloff (DA), Ms V Hani (ANC) and Ms T Bevu (COPE). They were also accompanied by co-ordinators Ms Hassen-Moosa and Ms N.Mshumpela. Departmental officials …

‘Adopt-a-Child’ Day Outing

Every year we have an ‘ADOPT-A-CHILD’ day outing where each one of our children is ‘adopted’ by either a family or adult volunteer for that entire day. The ‘adopted‘ child is under your care and supervision for the whole day and you are responsible to arrange what ‘your‘ child needs for the day:  food, drinks and snacks and for the little ones, …

Taking Photographs

Whenever we have visitors at our home they always LOVE to take photographs of the children. We cannot however allow this as the children’s backgrounds and names have to remain confidential. We do post photos on our website as this is under our control and will never give out any details of the children. We therefore request that when you …

Visiting our home

We encourage visiting Christine Revell Children’s Home to all who are concerned about the welfare of children living in difficult circumstances. It is so easy to simply go on with our normal day-to-day lives and not concern ourselves with those less fortunate, or to push these thoughts to the back of our mind. Visiting a home such as ours will bring …

Children’s Cots Renewed

Our babies/toddlers cots were in desperate need to be resprayed as they were looking rather miserable. The Medical Renovations and Supplies CC quoted the job to cost over R 36000.00. Thanks to our generous and caring sponsors Acceleration Media, Mazor Steel and Stigting tot Steun Chritine Revell Children’s Home (from the Netherlands) through Waterfront Rotary we managed to get all the …