Charity Number: 2011/004180/08 - NPO Number: 126-228 - PBO Number: 930043067 021 910 1578

Care for the Child - Support for the whole Family

Iris House Children’s Hospice provides free quality community and hospice based respite care in the Western Cape

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Volunteers Needed

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What we do - Our four pillars of service

Community Based Care

Community Based Care

Iris House provides free community based respite care in the Northern Suburbs, Southern Suburbs, Mfuleni, Khayletisha, Delt, Crossroads, Vredenburg and Saldanha Bay

Hospice Respite Care

Our hospice offers free respite care day sessions with a registered nurse on duty. Each child has their own carer and play plan with a maximum of six children per session. We also offer a once a month overnight session.

Family Support & Events

Iris House provides practical and emotional support to families. As well as special days out for Siblings, Mom’s, Dad’s and the whole family.


Iris House provides free in house training to parent carers and professional carers at our hospice learning centre. As well as Social Media Marketing training for Charities

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