Empilweni turns 21!

“Ingqondo ephilileyo, Air Jordan 14 Retro Umphefumlo owonwabileyo, Umzimba osemandleni” this is taken from a poster made by a 15 year old client of Empilweni and it translates as follows: A healthy mind, Nike Air Max 95 a happy soul, new balance 997 on sale energised body.

This young girl continues to write about the importance of emotions and feelings of children and how these need to be respected. adidas x 16.3 Studies have shown that children with mental/emotional health problems, UGG for Men Sale if left untreated by a mental health professional, nike air max 2017 heren will likely grow up and repeat these same behaviours with their children. It was twenty years ago when a research team, asics gel nimbus from the Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health at the University of Cape Town, ugg shoes sale Robert Griffin III – Baylor Bears conducted an epidemiological study in Khayelitsha. nike blazer Air Jordan 12 Retro The study results lead to the establishment of Empilweni in 1994 with the goal to improve the quality of life of children, nike air max 2017 dames wit adolescents and their families in the community by providing culturally appropriate, air jordan pour homme pas cher child-centred, new balance dark Matt Cain Jersey community-based mental health support and counselling. air jordan 18 Nike Air Max 2016 Dames In 2015 the organisation stands at the forefront as an advocate for child and adolescent mental health in Khayelitsha. Adidas Zx Flux adidas zx 500 Empilweni is again currently the only service of its kind to provide clinically supervised counselling in isiXhosa. Nike Air Max 2017 Goedkoop This year as part of Empilweni’s 21st Anniversary fundraising effort we are appealing to the generosity of individuals to assist us in continuing our vital work for our children and their families. adidas eqt Every donation – large or small – is vital to help us achieve our target.

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