Month: July 2020

Kid-friendly Snack Ideas

Click here to download some delicious, kid-friendly snack ideas!

Shout-Out to our social workers !

Let’s give a shout out to our social workers. These special people are in a league of their own. Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, they dutifully move about their business of protecting families and children at risk. Our social workers carry heavy burdens that they can’t share. They see the stress on young faces as they […]

Are you up for a challenge?

If you struggle to find the motivation to lose weight or get fit, then we have just the thing for you! CONECKT has launched ‘Flatten that Curve’, an online challenge that invites you to lose weight for charity. Sign up at and select Jo’burg Child Welfare as your charity of choice. Then invite your […]

Happily Ever After

Adoption is one of the key services at JCW – and our adoption team works tirelessly to place children with stable, nurturing parents. Prospective parents are thoroughly screened and we approve many amazing adoptive families. Adoption is one of the key services at JCW – and our adoption team works tirelessly to place children with […]

Do you have LOVE to spare??

If you’ve ever thought about opening your heart and your home to a foster child, then now is the time to come forward and speak to us. The dreaded Covid-19 has resulted in a marked increase in cases of abandoned babies and abused, neglected children coming to JCW. We now urgently need foster parents who […]

Self Sustainability

We’re growing our own food! Aren’t you proud on us??? Our hearts fill with pride when we see the children in the Othandweni Independent Living Skills programme taking their duties so seriously. These children come every day to work the veggie garden in Soweto to ensure they have fresh veggies to eat. Being in lockdown […]

Feed a Child/Family

If you were to go to your favorite restaurant right now, what would you order? What would it cost? And if you can’t enjoy dining out at the moment, perhaps you’d like to donate the cost of that meal to Joburg Child Welfare children?  Your donation of a virtual meal – breakfast, lunch, dinner, desert […]