SA’s youngest children are not read to enough

SA’s youngest children are not read to enough

Reading is an important form of stimulation and teaches babies and children about communication; introduces them to numbers, letters, colours and shapes; develops their listening, memory and vocabulary skills; and enables them to understand the world around them....
We’re hiring: Pretoria-based Social Media Coordinator

We’re hiring: Pretoria-based Social Media Coordinator

Side-by-Side is an exciting new health education campaign, which will equip caregivers with the knowledge and confidence to give their young children the best possible start in life. We are looking for an enthusiastic creative with meticulous attention to detail to...
Call for comments: draft Children’s Third Amendment Bill

Call for comments: draft Children’s Third Amendment Bill

The Department of Social Development is inviting the public to comment on the draft Children’s Third Amendment Bill, which proposes several modifications to the Children’s Act. The bill proposes to: address inconsistencies within the Children’s Act introduce new...