Affected by the pandemic and the lockdown, early childhood development centres around the country are calling for government support.
Children with special needs do not develop to their full potential since the crèches catering to them are too few and under-funded.
SASSA officials in Khayelitsha joined the nationwide strike calling for suspension of the biometric enrollment system.
For twenty six years Nonkululeko Maneli has dedicated her life to taking care of orphans. She started running the Ekuphumleni Masincedane Centre from a shack in Duncan Village in 1991, sustaining her project with handouts.