In the News

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.

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).

Meet a HACT Adopt-a-Bed Donor

Event Date: 29 Jun 2016

First Group - A Proud Adopt-a-Bed Donor

Shop and win at our "Gardens of Hope" Nursery

Event Date: 23 Jun 2016

Come shop at our beautiful nursery here at the centre! If you spend R50 or more between 20th June and 5th August 2016 you can enter our competition and stand a chance to get your garden in tip top shape this Spring.

Meet our Education Programme Team

Event Date: 22 Jun 2016

Our Education Team is made of three incredible individuals. Together, this vibrant and energetic group deliver our Life Skills and Peer Education programmes across schools in six communities in the Valley of 1000 Hills area. 

Sibusisio Mthethwa

Helping our Youth Make Positive Choices

Event Date: 22 Jun 2016

HACT’s Life Skills programme aims to equip primary school children with the skills they need to make positive choices so they can grow up and lead healthy, safe, HIV-free lives.

Tackling Teenage Pregnancy

Event Date: 22 Jun 2016

According to the latest available stats from Statistics South Africa, the KwaZulu-Natal province has the highest rate of teenage pregnancy in the country.

Aiming for Success – 2016 Career Expos give Students the Edge

Event Date: 22 Jun 2016

In May 2016 the Education team held four Career Expos in local high schools in the Valley the 1000 Hills that are involved in our Peer Education programme. The aim of the expos was two-fold.

Fighting for Justice – Lungelo’s Story

Event Date: 22 Jun 2016

Lungelo, aged 17 is currently in Grade 12 at Thokoza Mnganga High School in Shongweni and dreams of becoming a lawyer once he’s finished school. Fighting for justice is Lungelo’s passion and what motivated him to take part in HACT’s Peer Education programme last year.

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