Volunteers

The Chevrah Kadisha welcomes volunteers to assist us in delivering the best service possible to the community. You may want to be a big buddy to an Arcadia child, befriend one of our older residents or visit the sick. Either way you will be making a valuable contribution to those in need and enriching your own life. We have many opportunities for you to get involved and are always grateful for your help!

Contact: 011 532 9648

Can you perform or present?

Can you perform or present?

If you have a talent, skill or knowledge on a specific topic, we would love to have you come and present it or perform for our residents. We are also open to ideas any ideas the community might have to offer. If any of these options appeal to you please contact Yali...

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Davening and Leining

Davening and Leining

Sandringham Gardens and Our Parents Home have beautiful weekday and Shabbat minyanim. Please join us at the service to add to the atmosphere. No RSVP required. Davening times Weekday Shachrit: 7am |Weekday Mincha & Maariv: 5pm* Rosh Chodesh: 6:45am | Shabbat &...

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Kitchen Assistance

Kitchen Assistance

Sandringham Garden’s residents love seeing young faces and having a chat during lunch. If you’re a high school student we’d love you to come during school holidays and help set up, serve and chat to the residents. We can take up to 10 students a day. Be at the kitchen...

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Movie Evenings

Movie Evenings

These are held on Sunday and Thursday evenings at 6.30pm at Sandringham Gardens or Our Parents Home. You can make them special by choosing the movie and providing snacks. You can create a poster to be put up at the home announcing the event.   Please give us 2 weeks’...

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Decorate the Dining Rooms

Decorate the Dining Rooms

Bring your creativity to Sandringham Gardens or Our Parents Home and come decorate the dining rooms to enhance lunch/supper time. Pick a theme and go wild with serviettes, flowers, table cloths, wall decorations etc. We can even try match the menu of the meal to your...

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Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

Each of our homes has a monthly birthday party for residents born in that month, only at Our Parents Home the parties are every 3 months rather than monthly.  Make it extra special with birthday cards, decorations and snacks. Please deliver to our (Revenue) offices at...

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Challah Bakes

Challah Bakes

A challah bake is a fun way to connect with residents and enhance their Shabbos. Just bring dough from a kosher bakery to either Sandringham Gardens, Our Parents Home or Selwyn Segal. Challah bakes are held on Thursday afternoons between 2pm and 4pm at Sandringham...

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Wool Collection

Wool Collection

Our residents love knitting and go through a ton of wool. Help give them hours of enjoyment and productivity by arranging a wool drive, asking friends and family to donate wool or money for wool. Call us to arrange a time to drop off your wool and receive a...

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Love Shouldn’t Hurt

Love Shouldn’t Hurt

If you want to get involved in outreach, we have an incredible programme on how to build healthy relationships that we facilitate with grade 7 and 9 pupils at underprivileged schools.  If this options appeal to you please contact please contact Tova on +27115329678...

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Men needed for manual labour

Men needed for manual labour

If you’re big and strong please join our dynamic team of men who help pack up people’s houses before they move into our home. This is an emotional experience for many so you’ll need a big and strong heart too! If this options appeal to you please contact please...

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Mom’s Mentorship Programme

Mom’s Mentorship Programme

if you’re a woman with life experience and are keen to mentor and support single moms, this is for you. If this options appeal to you please contact please contact Tova on +27115329678 or TovaG@jhbchev.co.za

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Adopt and befriend a Bobba or Zaida

Adopt and befriend a Bobba or Zaida

Adopt and befriend a Bobba or Zaida in any of our facilities, arrange to visit them weekly and enrich both your lives. Many of our residents have family living overseas who are unable to visit often. We’ll pair you with a resident (or two). Who knows, you might become...

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