Mpanzakazi Early Learning Playgroup

About Mpanzakazi: Mpanzakazi is situated in Hlabisa, KZN. This area is characterised by isolated rural communities with high levels of poverty. Dispersed settlements make it difficut for children to access schools and early learning programmes. Cotlands is one of the few NGO's working in this area and the only organisation to offer early childhood development programmes.
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A nutritious meal is provided for all children attending early learning play groups. In this case, we are fortunate enough to have a volunteer prepare the food on site. #SponsorAPlaygroup

A nutritious meal is provided for all children attending early learning play groups. In this case, we are fortunate enough to have a volunteer prepare the food on site. #SponsorAPlaygroup

In order to deliver an integrated service to our children, a nurse and social visits the early learning groups. The nurse conducts routine screenings of children’s general health, measures and weighs the children to check for stunted growth and poor nutrition, screens children for symptoms of illness, including HIV and TB, and checks immunization cards for defaulters. #SponsorAPlaygroup

In order to deliver an integrated service to our children, a nurse and social visits the early learning groups. The nurse conducts routine screenings of children’s general health, measures and weighs the children to check for stunted growth and poor nutrition, screens children for symptoms of illness, including HIV and TB, and checks immunization cards for defaulters. #SponsorAPlaygroup

A child’s imagination knows few boundaries and being able to navigate the realm of fantasy play is a natural characteristic of childhood. Children engaged in fantasy play can be an endearing sight for adults watching them, but fantasy play’s value goes far beyond entertainment. Fantasy play and imagination is a critical tool that children use to help them explore and gain greater understanding of the world and their place in it. #SponsorAPlaygroup

A child’s imagination knows few boundaries and being able to navigate the realm of fantasy play is a natural characteristic of childhood. Children engaged in fantasy play can be an endearing sight for adults watching them, but fantasy play’s value goes far beyond entertainment. Fantasy play and imagination is a critical tool that children use to help them explore and gain greater understanding of the world and their place in it. #SponsorAPlaygroup

Hand washing time. Part of the programme is to establish a routine to teach life skills like personal hygiene. #SponsorAPlaygroup

Hand washing time. Part of the programme is to establish a routine to teach life skills like personal hygiene. #SponsorAPlaygroup

It is crucial to understand that an important part of brain development occurs within the first three years of a child’s life. Reading aloud to children develops vocabulary and communication skills. #SponsorAPlaygroup

It is crucial to understand that an important part of brain development occurs within the first three years of a child’s life. Reading aloud to children develops vocabulary and communication skills. #SponsorAPlaygroup

Reading aloud to children is one of the best ways to prepare a them for formal schooling. Reading to children stimulates language and literacy skills, as well as builds motivation, curiosity and memory. #SponsorAPlaygroup

Reading aloud to children is one of the best ways to prepare a them for formal schooling. Reading to children stimulates language and literacy skills, as well as builds motivation, curiosity and memory. #SponsorAPlaygroup

Mpanzakazi is situated in Hlabisa, KwaZulu Natal. #SponsorAPlaygroup

Mpanzakazi is situated in Hlabisa, KwaZulu Natal. #SponsorAPlaygroup

Hlabisa in KwaZulu-Natal

Hlabisa in KwaZulu-Natal


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