The 702 Truck of Love with Spar

Xolani visits the Mthimkhulu Stimulation Centre with the 702 Truck of Love

The Mthimkhulu Stimulation Centre provides hope, health and love to disabled children and their families. Founded in 1999, this Centre for Disabled Children is one of its kind in the area of Soweto.

The organisation’s objectives are to foster, promote, encourage, advance and develop child care services for disabled children. The centre takes care of 25 mentally disabled children. There is a strong demand to take in more children, but the lack of space inhibits further growth of the service. Most of the children at the Centre have severe cerebral palsy causing their muscles to stiffen up tremendously.

The Caregivers provide a caring, stimulating environment, where they help to make the children as comfortable as possible with the aim of strengthened their little bodies and helping them live with their disabilities. Xolani joined the 702 Truck of Love, filled with wonderful goodies from generous sponsor Spar, for a visit the Centre, this video is what came from it...

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