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Partnerships feeding Our Community

25 May
Food parcel with a week's food.

8 weeks ago, we entered into a 21-day Lockdown. We knew the impact of the Lockdown would be felt hardest by the most vulnerable in our Ward 71,CT community: those already below the poverty line and those on it. We created a Partnership Program to identify households in our Ward that would not be able […]

Westlake Community Healthcare Appeal

04 Apr
WUCT Health Workers

WUCT – APPEAL FOR URGENT FUNDING FOR COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE WORK DURING CORONA CRISIS Westlake United Church Trust (WUCT) is a registered NPO (PBO certified) since 2002. We are a Community Based Organisation situated in Westlake Village, Cape Town. PURPOSE: We run various activities including a HOME/COMMUNITY BASED CARE PROGRAM, in partnership with Department of Health […]


01 Apr

Early Signs of Covid-19 A Brief ✍🏻 RECOGNISING THE SYMPTOMS OF COVID-19 FROM DAY TO DAY DAY 1-3 1. Symptoms similar to colds 2. Mild throat pains 3. No fever, not tired; still consume food and drink as normal DAY 4 1. Throat a little bit painful; body feels like drunk 2. Voice becoming hoarse […]

Valentine’s Day 2020

01 Mar

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Our Support Groups arranged a Valentine’s Day Party which included a Master & Miss Valentine competition. Great fun was had as we announced runners-up and also spot prizes for the best dancers. Hosted by Yvonne, Co-ordinator of OVC Child Protection and her team, the children had a delightful time. Delicious food was prepared by Doreen […]

OVC end of year celebrations.

03 Dec

Our OVC support group and their leaders had a fun packed outing and Christmas party on 2 December. They were bussed to Boulders beach where they met the penguins and frolicked in the waves. Then it was home again for a surprise Christmas Party in the Westlake Commando Hall. Santa shoe boxes were handed to […]

Emmanuel Educare Christmas Party 2019

03 Dec

Emmanuel Educare Christmas Party was held on Friday 29 November and the children had an enjoyable time. Hazel and her team of teachers outside themselves by filling 177 Santa Shoeboxes and the children were overjoyed! There was a special lunch party with games in the garden. Lots of smiling faces all around!

Home Based Card Annual Christmas Party 2019

03 Dec

The Annual Christmas Party for the Home Based Care CDL support group took place in the Westlake Commando Hall on 27 November. The clients from Westlake, Dreyersdal and Musgrave Park were treated to a 3 course meal and really enjoyed themselves as they sang and danced. Emotional tributes were made to Sister Beatrice who announced […]

Youth Day event at Community Hall

23 Jun

A wonderful youth day event was held in the Westlake community center on Friday 21 June (school holidays). Various organizations showcased their activities and youth from Chrysalis Academy performed some amazing dances on the stage. The hall was packed. Soup, rolls and oranges were handed out to everyone. SANPARKS youth were there, and City of […]