Badisa Tygerberg Assessments

Assessments

EARLY INTERVENTION SERVICES:

  • To address risks and needs in the community affecting children, we render the following services:
  • Identification of children in high risk circumstances.
  • Assessment of the impact of abuse and neglect on the child’s wellbeing.
  • Referral to therapeutic services.
  • Improve parental skills through social work intervention.
  • Referral of abusers and affected families for specialized therapeutic services.

EARLY INTERVENTION SERVICES:

EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM:

We train informal day care mothers in our communities, through the “Boksie vir Buksies Program” to enhance the development of disadvantaged young children, through developmental play. At present we target the communities of Eureka, Connaught and Uitsig

READING PROJECT:

Many of our children experience difficulty in progressing at school due to poor reading skills. In collaboration with Uitsig Primary School and Tygersig Primary School , a reading program has been established to develop reading skills of these young learners.

BREAD FOR MY BUDDY PROGRAM:

With the support of Pick ‘n Pay bread are distributed in schools identified by our staff to strengthen their feeding programs for needy children.