Ballarat Gifts

Ballarat Grammar School is situated in the outback of Australia – a far cry from the Kidzpositive/ Groote Schuur Hospital’s pediatric ARV clinic in Cape Town, South Africa. However there is a strong social link between the learners of Ballarat and their support of The Positive Beadwork Project (PBP), which sustains on average 100 families […]

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The Positive Beadwork Project

The Positive Beadwork Project (PBP) was designed to provide indigent mothers (and other care-givers) of HIV-positive children an opportunity to generate an income and to achieve food security in their homes. Qualitative research carried out by our occupational therapists in previous years has also revealed a positive effect on self-esteem and a sense of self-worth […]

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A venture into support for rural health care: Kidzpositive and the Keiskamma Trust

Kidzpositive shares fundamental values and goals with the Keiskamma Trust. The Trust is based at the village of Hamburg in the Peddie district of the Eastern Cape Province. The two organisations share fundamental values and goals. One might say we are soul-sisters. The Keiskamma Trust has done remarkable work, providing many opportunities for their rural […]

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HIV into Adolescence

We provide health care to a remarkable group of young people at Groote Schuur Hospital. The Kidzpositive Family Fund, thanks to funding from the French Treatment Action organisation called Sidaction, has been developing services for adolescents with HIV and AIDS since 2005. We now have 56 young people who are aged between 11 and 18 […]

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Pedaling for Peddie

One Thousand kilometres from Hamburg to Cape Town HIV and AIDS – We are all in it together … We are riding from Hamburg in the Eastern Cape Province to Cape Town: To connect the needs of a rural service with resources in a city To symbolise a link between sister enterprises: The Keiskamma Trust […]

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