Mamatjie with Ml. (39) and some of her 13 dependents and two neighbouring children. Her children in the picture are No. (15), Th. (13), Iw. (10), Ta. (10), Mb. (7) and Pr. (4). Ml’s first born, Nk. (27), was out but is not able to find work. Nk. is the mum of Iw. and Pr. Ml’s second born, Th. (17), was also out and is trying to find work.
The family have been brought to the attention of MHBC by the local care workers in Phola. We were able to see ID for most of the family and to leave a basic food parcel.