November 2017 Newsletter

Hi All, Please remember the Nativity Play will take place on Sunday, 10 December 2017 at 09h30 for 10h00. The residents were all treated to a diabetic-friendly dessert for lunch on World Diabetic Day on 14 November 2017. HOME: Durban Round Table 2 visited the Home and handed over a cheque for the sewerage line […]

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October 2017

Hi All, October has brought great sadness to the Home. We are very sad to inform you that Monica Hayn, Ushen Subramoney and Alex Mainwaring-Burton passed away this month. We would like to extend our most sincere condolences to their families. Our AGM was held on 22nd October, unfortunately the meeting was not well attended. […]

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September 2017 Newsletter

Hi All, Thank you to everyone that participated in Casual day this year, we are hoping to purchase a stretcher for the Meds room with the funds raised. Please remember that our AGM will be held on Sunday, 22 October 2017, 9:30 for 10am. Thank you to everyone that returned their signed copies of the […]

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August 2017 Newsletter

Hi All, We are pleased to announce that Lilian Strydom will be replacing Anne as the new Manager of John Peattie House. We wish her every success in her new position. Naomi Bouwer will be the new Administration Assistant as from 1 September 2017. Please remember Casual Day on 1 September 2017. Thank you to […]

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July 2017 Newsletter

Hi All, It is with a very heavy heart that I wish to inform you that I will be leaving John Peattie House at the end of August. Gary and I received our Residence Visa’s to New Zealand and have made the decision to relocate and be closer to our children and grandchildren. I would […]

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June 2017 Newsletter

Hi There, We will be participating in Casual Day this year. We appeal to you to please contact businesses / schools in your area and try promote and sell Casual Day stickers. Casual Day falls on the 1 SEPTEMBER 2017.  Please contact Lilian to obtain the stickers. The theme this year is “Celebrate Diversity”. Please […]

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May 2017 Newsletter

Hi All, Well it is that time of the year again when Pietermaritzburg hosts a number of events. Art in the Park, Cars in the Park, Royal Agriculture Show to name just a few. At the beginning of June, the Comrades Marathon will take place as well. We were saddened to hear about the passing […]

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April 2017 Newsletter

Hi All, The temperature in Pietermaritzburg has suddenly gone from +30 degrees to an average of 24 degrees during the day and at night 9 degrees. Winter is on its way!!! Due to new procedures being introduced to help eliminate cross contamination, the towels and face clothes are being washed on a more regular basis […]

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March 2017 Newsletter

Hi All, Thank you to the few parents who have indicated that they will be interested in attending a family braai on 27 April. If you are still interested, it is not too late to let us know if you would like to join us for a “bring & braai”? Please telephone either Anne or […]

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February 2017 Newsletter

Hi All, We are well into 2017. How time flies? We have had some very hot days but also quite a lot of rain has fallen. Hope it has filled up the dams? Thank you to some parents/guardians for notifying/checking that we have correct personal details. Our new Relief Supervisor, Natasha, asks if any parents/guardians […]

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