BULELWA MKALELWASocial Worker at Port Elizabeth Mental Health
Motto: Don’t disable my ability
• Provision of intake services at Provincial Psychiatric Clinic • To ensure that effective awareness and prevention programs are implemented. • To ensure professional skills training programmes are facilitated. • Providing youth and adults with mental disabilities and their families with therapeutic, support and rehabilitation programmes. • Assisting children with mental disabilities and their families through the referral for special schools. • Provision of Peer Buddy programme to learners – enhancing coping skills towards optimal well-being and promotion of resourceful resilience. • Implementation of advocacy programmes aimed at ensuring the rights of persons with mental disabilities are recognised.