Mental Health A Growing Condition In Healthcare For South Africa

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The topic of mental health is growing across the world, as more and more people step forward to share their stories. Mental health has a powerful voice, with South African public figures such as Trevor Noah, Salamina Mosese, Minnie Dlamini, iFani, Bonnie Mbuli, HHP, and Nonhle Thema speaking up about their experiences. Everyone now has […]

STEM Education: Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths for South African Underprivileged Schools

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What is STEM Education? STEM Education is a term to encompass ‘Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths’. Although these subjects are supposed to be taught in schools, what is the significance of teaching specifically STEM? Education in the STEM subjects lays the foundation for children in critical thinking, and to be literate in the language of […]

SAME Foundation Changes Learners Lives with Mandela Day Events Around South Africa

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Mandela Day Initiative 2019 SAME Foundation saw the lives of more than 2500 school children changed at the Blair Atholl Primary Farm School in Lanseria and the Zimasa Community School in Langa, Cape Town on Mandela Day through their Mandela Day Fun-Day. SAME Foundation Mandela Day Activities These Mandela Day initiatives were hosted by the […]

Vuwani Celebrates New MMSA For Their Rural Community

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SAME Foundation Brings STEM Education Opportunities To Limpopo   What We Found Currently, the area of Vuwani, in Limpopo, receives sub-par learning in the STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). The lack of resources and poor infrastructure account for this continuing problem. SAME Foundation wants to break this cycle by exposing teachers and students […]

Sterkfontein Psychiatric Hospital Receives Upgrade, Marking Mental Health Awareness Month

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The Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) in partnership with the S.A Medical & Education Foundation (SAME) and the Gauteng Department of Health officially opened the new Occupational Therapy and sports facilities at Sterkfontein Psychiatric Hospital on 25 October 2018. The project, unveiled in October to mark Mental Health Awareness Month, was earmarked as a Nelson Mandela […]