St. Joseph's Home for Children - Bishop Lavis, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Area: Bishop Lavis, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Region: Western Cape
Physical Address: Pallotti Road, Montana, Bishop Lavis, Western Cape, South Africa
Postal Address: PO Box 21, Howard Place, 7450, South Africa
Phone: +27 (0)21 934 0352
Fax: +27 (0)21 934 7404
Contact Person: Keith Johnson
GPS Co-Ordinates: 33° 57´ 43.22" S; 18° 34´ 30.32" E
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St. Joseph's Home for Children - Bishop Lavis, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

St. Joseph's Home is a private, but state funded home, providing convalescent care and medical services for up to 145 children who suffer from chronic and debilitating illnesses. To this end we have four dedicated wards plus our Sunflower HIV ward.

 

By 1935, the Great Depression had left in its wake a heritage of suffering, including significant numbers of disabled and chronically ill children living in destitute circumstances on the Cape Flats. The Pallottine Sisters responded to the need and opened a Home for these children. They suffered from tuberculosis, flu pandemics, malnutrition, polio and other severe and chronic illnesses.

 

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Our services not only include the care of onsite-patients. We offer a lot more to the community:

If there are any errors in the above information, please notify us via an email to info@sadoctors.co.za



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