06 Jul

We are working with Rachel Teanby to keep you safe this winter. To receive a free high visibility cycle vest, please bring your bicycle to the Westlake Commando Hall security gate and ask to speak with Chris Van Wyk who will give you a vest. Stay safe!”’  

My Caregiver/My Role Model Art Competition

15 Jun

We held an art competition for our children entitled My Caregiver/My Role Model. Many thanks for the 7 hampers for the winners and 13 prizes for the runners up, kindly donated by Church of the Holy Spirit, Silvertree CAN, Tokai Lions Clubs International, Christ Church Constantia, Helen and Diana (residents of Steenberg Golf Estate). Congratulations to […]

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!