Community Information Network
By Rhodé Marshall
24 August 2007
# The Cape of Good Hope SPCA urgently needs blankets for animals that have been rescued. To help, call Lindy on 021 700 4141
# The Parent support group for people with schizophrenia is having its monthly meeting on Monday August 27 at 7:30pm at the Presbyterian Church, corner of Albert and Highbury roads, Mowbray. Dr. Don Wilson, a psychiatrist at Groote Schuur Hospital, will talk about anxiety and schizophrenia. For more details call Joyce ob 021 788 8071
# Cape Town Child welfare is urgently seeking donations of good quality children’s clothing for children from birth to 14 years. Boys’ clothes are predominantly urgently required. Cape Town Child Welfare’s donations store in Gatesville may be able to arrange for collection of donations. For more information or for collections contact Melody Volmink at 021 638 3127
# The Western Province Blood Transfusion Service is still experiencing pressure on its blood supplies due to colds and flu that have kept many regular donors from donating this winter. Anyone older than 17 years, weighing more than 50kg and who leads safe and healthy lifestyles can donate blood. For more information contact the Western Province Blood Transfusion Service on 021 507 6300.
# Reach for Recovery breast cancer support group will meet on Thursday August 30, at 10am at the Cancer Association of South Africa’s information centre at 37A Main road, Mowbray. Professor Greave from Tygerberg Hospital will talk on a new technique in breast cancer surgery. For details call 021 689 5347.
If you have any information for the CIN team regarding events happening in your community, please feel free to contact us on 021 4485450 or fax us on 021 448 5451. Alternatively you can email us on firstname.lastname@example.org.