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NGO builds wheelchair ramps in Limpopo homes

November 23, 2018
OurHealth  

Health activists are striving to improve the lives of disabled children in a Limpopo village by renovating their homes.

Mentally ill man left alone after mom’s death

May 7, 2018
Disability   News   OurHealth   Rural Health  

LIMPOPO – The plight of a 27-year-old mentally and physically handicapped man from Mpheni village, outside Louis Trichard is growing increasingly worse as nobody is looking after him and a loan shark retains possession of his social grant card.

Community accuse mom of neglecting disabled son

April 26, 2017
Disability   OurHealth  

Months after authorities were alerted to the plight of a severely neglected 25 year-old handicapped man, nothing has been done to help him.

Disabled mom’s 4-year wait for child grant

March 9, 2017
News  

A disabled mother in rural Limpopo has repeatedly applied for a child grant for her now four-year-old son, with no success.

After 10 years, disabled man still can’t get grant

February 16, 2016
Disability  

The mother of a 27-year-old blind and mentally disabled man from Limpopo has been sent from pillar to post for almost ten years as she has tried to get a disability grant for him.