Helping our ECD partners through lockdown

  Our strength lies in our long reach into 54 compromised communities in four provinces. We’ve established trust relationships and reliable communications networks with hundreds of ECD sites. We are currently active in over 280 small Early Childhood Development (ECD) businesses that reach approximately 12 000 families and 34 000…

International Mandela Day 2019

Early Care Foundation joins forces with corporates to make International Mandela Day 2019 memorable for over 4 000 children from Gauteng pre-schools On Mandela Day, the Early Care Foundation and its corporate partners volunteered their time to lend a helping hand to over 128 home-based crèches in Gauteng. A range…

ECF Mandela Day 2019

Play is serious learning

Margot Sutherland, a British Psychologist, says one of the biggest complaints from adults about their own childhood, is the lack of play with their parents. Read more:

According To Science, There’s No Such Thing As Holding Your Baby Too Much

Don’t put that baby down. Research now says you can’t hold your baby too much. In fact, the more you snuggle with your babe, the better off they’ll be. (Twist your arm, right?) Read more: