Tea service

MCHCT provides mid-morning refreshments for in and outpatients and their caregivers at Red Cross and Tyberberg. This service caters to an average of 50 individuals per day at each institution. Refreshments serve is a beverage (tea/coffee/juice) accompanied with something light to eat (biscuits/sandwiches/yoghurt) Why this service is important Many families travel to hospital from outlying areas such as Ceres, Tulbagh, Worcester etc. using the public transport system. This means that they n...
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Fundraiser: UK vs USA No 1 Hits

Join the My Child Has Cancer Trust for a pre long-weekend party at the Barnyard Theatre, Willowbridge Lifestyle Centre, Tygervalley for the UK vs USA No. 1s show. Date: Wednesday, 26 April 2017 Time: 20h00 (doors open at 18h30) Price: R150 pp. Sneak peek... All Barnyard Theatres have a fully stocked bar, coffee & snack bar and in-house pizza deli. You may bring your own snacks but no outside drinks are allowed. To reserve your ticket please RSVP below and pay to: Account N...
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Mums Nights

MCHCT recognizes the important role our Mum’s play in their families. Often the primary caregiver, Mum’s take on most of the ‘problem solving’ and ‘project management’ when they find out about a child’s diagnosis but also bear a heavy emotional burden. Our Mum’s need our support, and we recognize how difficult their journey is. At MCHCT, we believe it’s important to wrap our Mum’s in cotton wool every now and then, to tickle their funny bone, to take the weight off their shoulders, to help th...
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Family Fun Days

MCHCT events provide families living with cancer the opportunity to enjoy a special day of entertainment and enjoyment free of charge. Regular events are scheduled by MCHCT all over Cape Town. They take many shapes, with fun activities for the whole family. Everything is taken care of and organised. All families have to do is turn up and have fun. Fun Days provide families and children including siblings, an important chance to bond, make new friends, share stories and enjoy some time away...
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