Our Story

HEALING HANDS FOUNDATION is a non-profit organization that was registered in 2010.

The organization seeks to be a vehicle for driving social change and empowering the community with skills and knowledge to develop and create a better society for all. The organization was established in the Central area of Port Elizabeth. Despite being a coastal town and home to many multinational companies and industries in the Eastern Cape at large, Port Elizabeth remains hugely an impoverished area. There is high unemployment, incidences of unintended pregnancies, rate of abortion is high, rate of school drop outs, unequal access to resources and general poverty.

 

Objectives

  • To develop the capacity of vulnerable groups in society to be socio-economically empowered
  • To facilitate the development of relationships and linkages between vulnerable members of society and relevant support structures
  • To provide care and support to the vulnerable members of society
  • To mainstream gender and sexual reproductive health issues in all project areas
  • To mobilise resources for the support of vulnerable women, children in the community

Healing Hands seeks to address these challenges and provide women and children as well as other vulnerable groups in society a platform and a chance to realise their potential and lead a fulfilling life. The name of the organisations describes the deliberate intend to provide hands-on support services to targeted community members. 

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Vision    – A socially and economically empowered community

Mission  –To drive social change and empower the community with skills, knowledge and support needed to develop and create a better society for all.

Objectives

  • To develop the capacity of vulnerable groups in society to be socio-economically empowered
  • To facilitate the development of relationships and linkages between vulnerable members of society and relevant support structures.
  • To provide care and support to the vulnerable members of society
  • To mainstream gender and sexual reproductive health issues in all project areas.
  • To mobilize resources for the support of vulnerable women and children in the community.

Values

  • Transparency
  • Reliability
  • Fairness
  • Accountability
  • Integrity

Services We Provide

  

Healing Hands Foundation PE 10

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