CANSA’s Mandela Day Wish List

2018: This Mandela Day, please consider supporting your local CANSA Care Centre by donating items for care packs to give to cancer patients, or assist by donating items / performing services at your local CANSA Care Home. Media release: English | Afrikaans

(Care Centres are listed per province alphabetically, followed by Care Homes listed per province alphabetically).

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CANSA Care Centres

At our CANSA Care Centres we provide holistic care & support to cancer Survivors and loved ones, from the time of diagnosis, through all phases of need and advise on managing side effects of treatment, be it physical, emotional and / or spiritual. Read more…

Eastern Cape:

East London CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 043-727 0120

Port Elizabeth CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 041-373 5157

Free State:

Bethlehem CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 058-303 3522

Bloemfontein CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 051-444 2580

Welkom CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 057-353 2112

Gauteng:

East Rand CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 011-869 5644

Pretoria CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 012-329 3036

Vaal Triangle CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 016-423 3506

Western Gauteng CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 011-768 4342

KZN:

Durban CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 031-205 9525

Pietermaritzburg CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 033-342 9837

uThungulu (Empangeni) CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 083 943 4767

Limpopo:

Modimolle (Nylstroom) CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 014-717 3950

Polokwane (Pietersburg) CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 015-297 1268

Mpumalanga:

Emalahleni (Witbank) CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 013-656 5420

Nelspruit CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 013-741 5441

Secunda CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 017-631 2857

North West:

Potchefstroom CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 018-294 8253

Rustenburg CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 014-533 0694

Northern Cape:

Kimberley CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 053-831 2968

Upington CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 054-332 4937

Western Cape:

Cape Metro CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 021-689 5347

George CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 044-874 4824

Malmesbury CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 022-482 1111

Worcester CANSA Care Centre:

Tel: 023-342 7058

CANSA Care Homes

CANSA provides home-from-home accommodation to patients undergoing cancer treatment at oncology clinics far from their homes. Guests at our CANSA Care Homes stay for an average of six weeks and receive meals and transport to and from treatment centres. Read more…

Eastern Cape:

CANSA Strelitzia Care Home (Port Elizabeth) Wish List:

Tel: 041 – 373 5157

  • 3 Fans
  • 3 Shower curtains
  • 6 Bedding duvet covers
  • 6 Fitted sheets
  • 3 Bathroom mates
  • 4 Flat screen televisions
  • 1 washing machine
  • 1 carpet / tile vacuum cleaner
  • 4 Curtains for bedrooms and dining room
  • 4 blinds in toilets and bathrooms
  • 1 Microwave
  • 1 Fridge
  • 1 Stove

Free State:

CANSA Katleho Care Home (Bloemfontein) Wish List:

Tel: 051-444 2580

  • Flat screen TV
  • 3 adjoining Bookshelves (6 tiers)
  • couches for lounge
  • 60 Curtains plain material
  • Painting x 10 Rooms
  • Gate motor for the Entrance
  • Rebranding of the Care Home Vehicle
  • New Care Home Sign
  • New Care Home vehicle tyres
  • 11 New Shower curtains
  • 10 Soap dispensers and 5 x 5 litres of hand soap
  • 10 Sani bins
  • One Computer screen for promotion items
  • 20 Aluminium Clipframes
  • 5 Solar Geysers

CANSA Olea Care Home (Bloemfontein) Wish List:

Tel: 051 – 444 2580

  • Flat screen TV
  • 3 adjoining Bookshelves (6 tiers)
  • Lounge couches
  • 30 Curtains plain material
  • Painting x 11 Rooms
  • Wooden floor for the Reception area
  • Rebranding of the Care Home Vehicle
  • New Care Home Sign
  • New Care Home vehicle tyres
  • 11 New Shower curtains
  • 11 Soap dispensers and 5×5 litres of hand soap
  • 12 Sani bins
  • One Computer screen for promotion items
  • 20 Aluminium Clipframes

Gauteng:

CANSA Keurboom Care Home (Johannesburg – Belgravia) Wish List:

Tel: 076 530 5126

  • Fix leaking roof
  • Drip trays for geysers x 2
  • Security gate motor
  • Awnings for kitchen and front door rain damage
  • Ceiling repair in kitchen / passage
  • Paint for rusted picket fence
  • Non slip bath & shower mats
  • Curtains for x 13 bedrooms
  • 30 Mattress protectors
  • Fixing damp walls in rooms and bathrooms
  • Service on plumbing system
  • Handrails in bathrooms x 6
  • x 5 Bedside tables

CANSA Tipuana Care Home (Pretoria – Rietfontein) Wish List:

Tel: 012 – 329 3036

  • Repair leaking roof
  • Replacing / repairing damp ceiling boards in 4 rooms
  • Repainting of 14 bedrooms
  • 1 new set of shower doors
  • 28 bedroom duvets and pillow cases
  • 28 New pillows
  • 16 New blankets
  • 5 new ceiling fans
  • 15 wall heaters
  • 33 mugs and teaspoons
  • New stove tops and oven for kitchen Lodge 1
  • Care Home vehicle service
  • New tyres for Care Home vehicle
  • 14 Sani bins
  • 5 soap dispensers and 5 x 5 litres of hand soap

KZN:

CANSA Mkhuhla Care Home (Durban) Wish List:

Tel: 031 -205 9525

  • Garden services and planting (especially outside main gate)
  • Gutters need to be emptied
  • Security services
  • 7 new ceiling fans
  • 33 mugs and teaspoons
  • Dry ingredients / non-perishable groceries (especially for TLC food parcels)
  • New TV for lounge
  • Monthly supply of cleaning materials
  • Some electrical work in the home (always)
  • Re-branding of Care Home vehicle
  • New Care Home sign
  • Two Care Home vehicles to be serviced annually
  • New Care Home Vehicle tyres
  • Water glasses

Limpopo:

CANSA Limpopo Care Home

Tel: 015-297 1268

  • Painting of walls and doors in Care Home
  • Wall paintings or decorations
  • Colorful bedding
  • 3 Televisions 32 inch
  • Mobile unit – redo inside
  • Washing windows
  • Hanging cables to be installed back into place
  • Kitchen cabinets doors at wash-up area to be replaced
  • Electric fence – maintenance to be done

North West:

CANSA James Kingston Care Home (Rustenburg)

Tel: 014 – 533 0694

  • Security Treillidor at backdoor
  • Paint for bedrooms, sitting room and kitchen
  • Damp proof outside building and paint
  • Paint for rusted picket fence
  • Complete renovation of bathroom – remove old enamel bath and replace with shower – cost saving and hygiene
  • 3 new single bed hollow fibre duvet inners and x 2 Queen hollow fibre duvet inners
  • Industrial Vacuum Cleaner
  • Handrails in bathroom

Western Cape:

CANSA Eikehof Care Home (Athlone) Wish List:

Tel: 021-696 6744

  • Removal of large tree on boundary which damaged vibracrete walls
  • Repair of vibracrete wall (see above)
  • Repairs of aluminum fascia boards
  • Jojo tanks for catching rain water (x 2)
  • Greywater system for re-use of laundry water
  • Upholstery cleaning of couches (6 couches)
  • Couches (3 seat x 4) and single seat lounge chairs (4)
  • Painting (varnish) of 4 external doors
  • Fold up 6-seat tables for events (x4)
  • Eyelet Curtains (neutral) in bedrooms (5)
  • Three quarter bedding (neutral colours, 24 beds)
  • Large planters for water wise plants
  • Hasp Locks for kitchen cabinets (12)
  • Large white rectangular table cloths (2 m long x 8)
  • Sturdy fold-up Gazebo (3 x 3 m) for outings and outdoor events

CANSA Irma Bruschi Care Home (George) Wish List:

Tel: 044 – 874 4824

  • 4 leaking showers need to be fixed
  • 3 new shower doors
  • 2 new bedroom doors
  • Fixing of 23 electrical plugs
  • 21 new Continental pillowcases
  • 5 new ceiling fans
  • 33 mugs and teaspoons
  • Painting of 12 bedrooms
  • New TV for lounge
  • New stove for kitchen
  • Fixing damp ceiling boards on 4 rooms
  • Tiles to be replaced in kitchen
  • Re-branding of Care Home vehicle
  • New Care Home sign
  • Care Home vehicle service
  • New Care Home Vehicle tyres
  • Cutlery set for 12 people
  • 21 bowls, plates and side plates
  • 12 Sani bins
  • 5 soap dispensers and 5 x 5 litres of hand soap
  • Maintenance of Garden and in house repairs
  • Microwave
  • Checkers, Pick a Pay or Spar vouchers

CANSA Tygerberg Care Home (Cape Town) Wish List:

Tel: 021 – 931 8295

  • Curtains (neutral) for 14 bedrooms
  • Repainting of wardrobes and desks (22) in bedrooms
  • Partitioning in bathrooms for privacy
  • Container gardening for balcony (south facing, water-wise plants)
  • Cordless telephone
  • Printer / scanner for office
  • Couches (3-seat x 2) and single seat lounge chairs (2)
  • Painting of entrance / foyer
  • Bistro style table and chairs for staff area
  • Microwave large
  • Industrial size tumble dryer
  • Stove / Oven , 4 plate burner
  • Shower heads x 4
  • Bedding duvet covers (neutral) and pillows
  • New kitchen floors

Your Donation Helps CANSA Fight Cancer

CANSA helps educate communities like yours, throughout SA, regarding screening options available; the symptoms of cancer and how to reduce cancer risk every day.

We also provide care & support to those affected by cancer. See how your donation helps us make a difference…

We’d like to invite YOU to make a donation, so that we can continue to be a gift to those affected by cancer in SA – which gift will you choose to give this Mandela Day?

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