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Youngest child in southern Africa treated for Dystonia with Deep Brain Stimulation

Deacon, a 10-year-old from De Rust in the Western Cape, has suffered from Dystonia from the... Read More

The importance of Paediatric nurse training in Africa

Nurses can be described as the “backbone” of the healthcare system. At the African... Read More


African Paediatric Fellowship Programme – Looking back, moving forward

The African Paediatric Fellowship Programme (APFP) is a unique research and teaching programme... Read More

Have You Spotted a Red Cross Children’s Hospital Audi or VW?

Red Cross Children’s Hospital has taken their fundraising campaign to the streets of the... Read More


R2.5 million raised!

It costs between R8 000 and R10 000 for a child to spend one night in the paediatric... Read More

R1,2 Million Raised for a new ICU at the Red Cross Children’s Hospital

One month into a public appeal to raise the last R10 million for the R100 million-plus... Read More


Over 100 cyclists take on Cape Town Cycle Tour to raise money for Africa’s sickest patients

The Cape Town Cycle Tour on Sunday, 6 March, saw over 100 cyclists riding for the... Read More

Little Optimist does it for the sick kids

Optimist Greg Bertish survives 24 hours in overnight stunt to fundraise for the... Read More


There are some words kids shouldn’t know

Scary words like Dialysis, Ventilator, Tumour and ICU become integral to the reality and vocabulary... Read More

Spot the Optimist

Optimist Greg Bertish to embark on 24hour endurance fundraiser on 4 & 5 March at the... Read More