Category: News 2012

19 Dec 2012

Cotlands gets to Zero

In 1996 Cotlands, with the help of John Robbie and a 702 radiothon, opened South Africa’s first children’s AIDS hospice. This landmark venture offered HIV positive children round the clock care and a place to die with dignity. Today, 16 years later, Cotlands hosts 702 once again this time, to close the hospice and open […]

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18 Dec 2012

Cotlands in focus on BBC

The closure of our paediatric Aids hospice made international headlines on World Aids Day 2012. We owe this success to government’s mother to child prevention programme. We are proud to have a long standing relationship with government to ensure children in South Africa are able to reach their full potential. Watch Milton Nkosi’s report here: […]

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25 Nov 2012

Cotlands gets to Zero

 In 1996 Cotlands open South Africa’s first children’s AIDS hospice. This landmark venture offered HIV positive children round the clock care and a place to die with dignity. Now, nearly 16 years later there is no longer a need for this service as South Africa has made significant strides in curbing infant infections. “We are […]

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16 Apr 2012

Her Royal Highness Princess Anne visits Cotlands

On her first day in South Africa, Princess Anne of England visited Cotlands and its brand new Toy Library. The princess was greeted by members of the Cotlands staff, including CEO Jackie Schoeman. “It was a privilidge to host Princess Anne at Cotlands and to show her our innovative work in the ealy childhood development […]

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