+27(0)21 852 4608 | Helderberg Hospice, 21 Old Stellenbosch Road, Somerset West

+27(0)21 852 4608 | Helderberg Hospice, 21 Old Stellenbosch Road, Somerset West

67 Minutes for Mandela Day – 18 July 2019

Mandela Day is all about inspiration and every single person has the ability and the responsibility to change the world for the better.

Be part of the global movement celebrating Nelson Mandela’s life and legacy.  Just like Nelson Mandela made a difference, Helderberg Hospice makes a difference in the lives of their patients every day. Until the very last moment of their live, not only to help patients pass peacefully, but to celebrate their live until they breathe their last breath.

You can help as well by dedicating your 67 minutes to us in any of the following ways:

  • The following items are on our wish list for our Patient 24 Hour Support Unit. We would appreciate a donation of any of these items :
    • Linen savers
    • Sheep skin
    • Epizone E cream
    • Adult nappies—small and medium
    • Ensure (dietary supplement)
    • Mobile Electrical Suction Machine
  • The following items are on our wish list for our Garden of Remembrance
    • Garden & Plant Donations:
      • Part of the 24 Hour Support Unit looks onto Old Stellenbosch Road. We in need of 15 x Bougainvillea plants in order to create a beautiful hedge to ward off noise from the road and to beautify the vista for patients looking out into the garden.
      • Roses for the Rose Garden – donate and come plant them.
      • Landscaping Services – We in need of someone who specialises in landscaping to assist us redoing a part of our garden in front of the Patient 24 Hour Support Unit.  A landscaping/Garden Service Organisation to get involved in this project.
      • Paving of Pathways – We have a few areas in the garden that need paving. This could be done in half bricks.  One of these pathways connects our parking area with the Ambulance entrance. This can be in the form of a cash donation or a Paving Specialist Organisation taking on the project.
      • Weeding of lawn or rose garden

 Should you or your organization want to get involved in any of these projects, please contact Jeanne or Natashja on 021-852 4608 or 076 150 4956.

 We look forward to helping you make Mandela Day meaningful!