Allan: A local voice

Allan: A local voice

My name is Allan. I live just outside IY and am part of the community for over 4 years now. I was born in Zimbabwe and lived in a town called Harare. I lived there until I was 18 and then moved to Cape Town to reunite with my parents, they got here in 2006 when they...
Jenny’s Experience at iKhaya

Jenny’s Experience at iKhaya

I’m from Germany, 18 years old and I’ve spent 10 unforgettable weeks at iKhaya le Themba in Imizamo Yethu, Hout Bay. I’ve felt at home there from the very first moment and I was so sad when my time at iKhaya ended, but I hope that I could give...
Helena from Germany

Helena from Germany

Hello there! My name is Helena and I´m from Germany. I was volunteering at iKhaya Le Themba for two months and I am literally so thankful for the experiences I gained here and for the love and support I received. Unfortunately, time went by much too fast! Before I´ll...
My time at iKhaya ~ Miriam

My time at iKhaya ~ Miriam

My name is Miriam, I’m 18 years old and I spent 3 months at iKhaya. Already on my first day, I could feel that this place is very special. At iKhaya, there is an atmosphere of love and protection. It has the ability to make people feel comfortable and at ease....
Cynthia’s time at iKhaya

Cynthia’s time at iKhaya

  iKhaya le Themba seems to me like a magical place. How you treat a child is the most important aspect of their education that will help them grow into a happy and independent person. Every child has the opportunity to be themselves in everything they do. There...