This is a crazy and overwhelming time to be in the world and South African communities. The lockdown and its recent extension is bringing with it many to leave and survive for so many. As we tread this road of uncertainty on what the future holds for us, we can only pin our hopes on […]
On Thursday night, President Ramaphosa announced a further extension of the national lock down until the 30th of April 2020 to aggressively flatten the curve. The lock down has caused significant disruptions in our daily lives and materially impacted our economy. Thankfully none of the children, staff or anyone affiliated with Hokisa has acquired this […]
These are difficult and uncertain times socially and economically for our country and the world. We are in unfamiliar territory and it is important that we remain calm and focus our energy on the most important asset that we have – our families. Hokisa is also making sure that our children are feeling safe, informed […]
In recent weeks we have seen the increasing impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on individuals, families, businesses, societies, and countries as infection rates escalate around the world and here in South Africa. The first death resulting to Covid-19 infection has been recorded in South Africa President Cyril Ramaposa announced a 21 days total lockdown effective from 26th March until […]
As all of you know that we are confronted by the Covid-19/ Corona virus that has hit the world and caused unprecedented levels of concern. With a few additional cases of Coronavirus cases is being report almost everyday, a National state of Disaster has been declared in South Africa, so naturally the anxiety level are […]
Last year was a great year of reflection and celebration on the things that Hokisa has achieved over the years and still strive for excellence in service delivery. With the children back to school and settling into their new grades and schools, the adults are also familiarizing themselves with the changes as well as assisting […]
Christmas is a time where family and friends come together and celebrate life. At Hokisa we try our best to give the home that extra Christmas look by decorating the interior of our main house. The Hokisa family would like to wish you all a happy and safe festive holiday and a prosperous 2020.
A merry and very special Hokisa family Christmas we had this year. Both children and adults had a great time…..a big thank you to all our friends from all walks of life, for all the amazing Christmas gifts and support. We would like to wish everyone a successful 2019!
On 1 December 2002 the Hokisa home was opened in the presence of Archbishop Desmond Tutu in the community of Masiphumelele. Today was HOKISA`s 16th birthday and what a warm family day it was for both adults and children. It is a special day for us as we celebrate 16 years of existence, achievement and […]
As everyone in Cape Town knows, we are suffering one of the worst droughts in our history.All citizens and communities have been encouraged to do what they can to save water.HOKISA has installed a water collection tank that feeds into our toilet system and saves hundreds of litres every day… Everyone in Cape Town has […]