Hillcrest AIDS Centre in the News

Sakhile’s Story - Stronger Together

Event Date: 12 Sep 2016

Sakhile Radebe, (name changed) is 17 years-old and lives with his mother and step father in Molweni. In June 2016, Sakhile joined HACT’s Prevention Programme and started attending our weekly support group meetings after his mother heard about the initiative in the local community.

Donor Profile: Margaret Turnbull & HACT UK

Event Date: 09 Sep 2016

“HACT is a special place, run by special people. Over the years, I’ve seen it grow into a holistic and multi-faceted initiative that still manages to retain its community-driven focus.

Circles of support – caring for the caregivers

Event Date: 09 Sep 2016

“I’ve learnt it is important to talk to your children, even if it is sometimes difficult. The support group has been very helpful to me - it is good to know we are not alone in our problems and to help each other.” Inchanga Support Group member

Ugogo:The Strength, Struggle and Endurance of the Gogos (grandmothers) in the Valley of 1000 Hills

Event Date: 14 Jul 2016

Wathint' Abafazi, Wathint' Imbokodo’ - “Now you have touched the women, you have struck a rock” - Women’s March, 1956

Gogo’s (Grannies) to put their rights in the spotlight ahead of #AIDS

Event Date: 13 Jul 2016

More than 1500 Gogos will march through Durban on Saturday morning (16 July) to highlight their rights and concerns on the eve of the 2016 International AIDS Conference (#AIDS 2016).