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Nomaindia and Esona

A mother of four, Nomaindia embodies strength, courage and perseverance. The story of Her strength and vigour although superhuman, is not unique, it is commonly shared by all mother’s,parents and families of children with disabilities. Her story started with concerns...

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Mathew Smith

Mathews Story… My journey with Mathew started when he was two years old when a paediatrician said he was PDD-NOS. No explanation and no details at all on what it is and what I should do. At a later stage, I tried to get details myself and found out it was Autism. I...

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Michael Rademeyer

Michael is n jong seun wat hierdie jaar in Matriek moes wees, ,maar na aanleiding van n hartaanval op 18 Augustus 2012, het sy en sy hele familie se lewens en lewensstyl heeltemal verander. Neem asb n oomblik van U tyd om hierdie gebeurtenis te lees, want selfs net n...

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Makhaolo

Our Story  On August 2013 we were blessed with a beautiful baby boy, whom although born 27 weeks premature, he was already showing a fighting spirit that would be endlessly put to test throughout his 124 days in NICU. Then in January 2014, we received the news that he...

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Ruan Belcher

Having a special needs child is “special” to say the least. Whilst the child deals with whatever challenges he or she may have, their parents have huge challenges to ensure that the child receives the best possible treatment during their life-threatened or...

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Cuppa4Care – Art Auction

Join us on the 30th of September at our Hospice grounds for a high tea with a difference. Our Mad Hatter themed high tea is the chance to show off your table decoration skills, with prizes for best styled tables. Indulge your tastebuds with our elegant high tea menu....

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Christmas in July 29th July

Christmas in July Dinner Dance Date: 29th July Time: 7pm – Midnight Venue: Nitida Wine Farm – Durbanville Hills Price: R395 per head Join Iris House for an evening of exceptional quality and elegance at the beautiful Nitida Wine Estate . Enjoy a 3 course meal (buffet...

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Mandela Day 18 July 2017

We look forward to welcoming you and your teams at our Hospice on Mandela Day - 18th July 2017   Pick from one of our wonderful Projects available for teams or simple show your support by selecting and donating items from our Needs List which you can view by...

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Farewell but not Goodbye

Farewell but not goodbye Carol Petersen joined Iris House in 2012 as an admin assistant to the CEO Sue van der Linde. To put this into prospective, when she joined Iris House had not yet gained any real funding from government or private sectors, it was a “start up”...

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