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Care for the COVID-19 infected family

Care for the COVID-19 infected family

Whether in isolation or not, families need time together to grow strong, feel safe and know they are loved.

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Wash your hands clean – so that the Corona virus cannot be seen!

Wash your hands clean – so that the Corona virus cannot be seen!

Lomé Louw Lily and her family are very obedient. They listened to President Cyril Ramaphosa and went nowhere during the lockdown period. Today Lily must go to the shops with Mom to buy shoes, because her shoes are pinching her big toes. At the shop she cannot

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Ek weet nie

Ek weet nie

Amanda van België Ses maande, wys die magie van die verpleegster wat soggens kom om ons Dolla te bad en aan te trek. Die sonar het duidelik die geslag gewys en hulle wóú ook weet sodat die kamer in die gepaste kleur geverf kan word, die regte

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I don’t know

I don’t know

Amanda from Belgium Six months, the nurse’s belly shows when she comes to bath and dress our Dolly every morning. The sonar clearly showed the sex of the baby and they wanted to know so that they could paint the room in a suitable colour, buy the

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Die Potjie Pap

Die Potjie Pap

Deur Amanda uit België Sê Rika toe op ’n dag aan die jong paartjie met haar ronde magie en plat bankrekening: “Saam met elke baba kom ’n potjie pap.” Ons eet nou nog uit daai potjie wat intussen twee geword het. En daar’s nog altyd pap. Soos

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Lily and Bret

Lily and Bret

Lome Louw Illustration: Helena van der Nest It is springtime and Lily is very excited. Today her swimming lessons resume after a long winter. She is also excited to see Bret again. Bret is disabled. His right leg was amputated when he was a little boy and

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Wat is Kunsterapie?

Wat is Kunsterapie?

Amanda Marais Hoekom is dit juis so doeltreffend met kinders? Om vertroue te bewerkstellig en die kind te bemagtig om die risiko te neem om sy/haar vrese in die gesig te kyk, is dit nodig om maniere om op ‘n betekenisvolle wyse te kommunikeer, te soek. Die

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What is Art therapy?

What is Art therapy?

Amanda Marais Why is it so effective, especially with children? To establish trust and to empower the child to take the risk of facing his/her fears, it is necessary to seek ways of communicating in a meaningful way. The hardest part of therapeutic work with children are

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The Pot of Porridge

The Pot of Porridge

by Amanda from Belgium One day Rika said to a young couple facing financial struggles and expecting their first born” “With each baby comes a pot of porridge.” And we still eat from that pot, which has since grown to two! And we still have enough porridge.

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In awe while getting closer

Kedi Bashir At first when Lockdown started and I had to work from home, I was stressed, because I wondered how I will complete my work. At home I have to do my everyday chores plus my sons, especially the little one does not want anyone else

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