Serving the homeless and destitute of Kwa-Zulu Natal since 2008

WHERE ARE WE BASED?

KwaZulu-Natal, Elysium Way, Elysium, Ifafa.

WHAT IS THE CHURCH DENOMINATION?

We are an inter-denominational institution.

HOW ARE WE FUNDED?

By the kindness and generosity of local businesses and people with a compassion for the needy.

WHO IS ABLE TO STAY?

The destitute, homeless, abandoned: both adults and woman with children at the boards’ digression.

HOW LONG ARE RESIDENTS PERMITED TO STAY?

People stay a period depending on their recovery capabilities. Residents that are past retirement age and function well within the centre are seldom asked to leave. However we are not a frail care centre; neither have the facilities to cater for this.

HOW MANY PEOPLE DO YOU ACCOMMODATE?

AT present the maximum capacity is 70.

DO RESIDENTS HAVE TO BE OF THE CHRISTIAN FAITH IN ORDER TO STAY?

No, but in order to stay at ANGELSCAREKZN all residents are required to attend morning devotions and Sunday morning Church.

WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR STAFF?

Some residents function well as volunteers in a supervisory capacity; overseers, drivers etc. We also have a supply of outside volunteers.

HOW DO PEOPLE GET TO STAY AT THE SHELTER?

They come by word of mouth, from other shelters, from churches and hospitals or law enforcement officers.

WHAT DOES ANGELS CARE PROVIDE RESIDENTS WITH?

Temporary accommodation, food, clothing, bedding and access to doctors, clinics, hospitals and social service departments.