Bophelo Care Centre cares for Abused and Abandoned Children, Children with special needs and Aids Orphans. Each child, whether a day old baby or a two-year-old toddler is taken in and receives specialized care and medication.
The Centre officially opened its doors in November 2004. It has a housemother / Place of Safety parent that stays in the house. The house also has day and night staff as well as volunteers. Bophelo is a 24-hour Place of Safety. Since opening its doors wit has
admitted 138 children.
Some of the Kimberley staff members recently went to visit the centre with a donation of formula for the babies.