Masoyi Home Based Care Project

Home » Children » Substance Abuse Workshop

Substance Abuse Workshop

“On 13 July, the Orphan and Vulnerable Children (OVC)  team, headed by Claudia and Sellinah, organized and hosted a workshop at K2 centre.  This event was aimed at teaching our OVC children about the dangers of substance abuse and various other empowering and uplifting topics.

22. OVC WORKSHOP

“We had guest speakers from the Department of Social Development and GRIP (Greater Rape Intervention Project).  The workshop was over three hours, with ice breakers and short breaks. A  hot meal was prepared and served to about 80 children who managed to attend the workshop, even though it was during the June school holidays.

“Substance Abuse topics that were covered included:

  • 21. OVC WORKSHOPThe dangers and consequences of abusing alcohol.
  • The dangers and consequences of using dagga or marijuana.
  • The dangers and consequences of using tobacco.
  • The dangers and consequences of using inhalants.”
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Previous Posts

%d bloggers like this: