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Embracing the values of Respect, Sanctity of Life and Love & Care, LITTLE EDEN is a registered non-profit organisation [001-827 NPO and PBO No.930/0000/03] providing life-long care to children and adults with profound intellectual disability, in two custom designed facilities geared to helping them reach their full potential.


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Easter is a time of new beginnings ...

We wish you and your family all the joy and hope that Easter, with its promise of eternal life, brings.

At LITTLE EDEN, the children will gather at the chapel for Mass to celebrate Easter. Even though many of them do not understand the meaning of this feast day, there will be silence in the chapel – almost as if they know they are in the presence of the Lord, and feel his calming hand on them.

Afterwards comes all the fun of the Easter egg hunt; like all children, ours also love the sweet taste of soft marshmallow chocolate eggs.

And – if you will send a special Easter gift now – there could be the gift of a new pair of shoes for one of our children!

worn out shoes

DonateBecause most of the children don’t walk normally, the soles of their shoes wear unevenly and the uppers get torn and scuffed from being dragged along the ground. Not surprisingly some of the shoes are looking quite scruffy – as you can see from this recent picture.

But at R229 for a pair of cross trainers with good support and cushioning to make walking comfortable, we can't afford to buy new shoes for all the children that need them. Unless caring people like you will help.

Please consider 'buying' a pair of trainers for a child this Easter. Your gift will make the fun and excitement of the season complete.



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Don't miss your chance to own rare and beautiful old china.

Visit Bid or Buy now for more details on items currently on auction:
Arklow 45 Piece Tea Coffee Dinner Set

SMS to donateDonate R10 per month by phone

Please sms EDEN to 31239 @ 50c to opt-in for your MONTHLY contribution of R10. Should you wish to opt-out sms Stop EDEN to 31239 @ 50c.

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After many requests from our monthly donors, we have decided to save on postage by sending thank you letters with receipts only twice a year, together with your In Touch Newsletter, in January and May.

Should you wish to receive your receipts more regularly, kindly inform us at or call the office on 011 609 7246 and ask to speak to Nichollette Muthige.


Important notice to volunteers

LITTLE EDEN will not be accepting any new requests for community service or local volunteers after 30 September 2014 until early 2015. Schools and parents are advised to make arrangements prior to this date.

Please note that community service and programmes for local volunteers are only available during weekdays from 08:30 - 12:30. This includes school holidays but not December/January school holidays. NO weekends or Public Holidays!