December/ January News!!!

As the year draws to a close it is time for Endings as well as Celebrations. One of these has been our RA Course 2014 which saw 18 learners’ receive their certificates at a heart-warming event. See the picture below of (most of) the graduates.

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Next week is our next year-end celebration : the Creating.Change Art Exhibition , which includes great music, inspiring art and poetry. We hope that you come and enjoy the artistic offerings, great company, delicious refreshments and exciting Charity Auction.

Our 2015 calendar is filling up and we are offering some AMAZING CHRISTMAS DISCOUNTS on a few of next years’ happenings, if you book before 31st December. These are:

  • Module 1 of the RA Course 2015, at the 2014 price of R1350
  • Be-longing: Inner Child Recovery Workshop Series: first workshop for R600/ the first three workshops for R1500
  • Connecting to self & others: facilitated weekly support group: first three groups for R600

For more details on all of these, see below.

Wishing you a very blessed festive season!
With gratitude for all the support we have received this year,
Jean & Katy



  • Prospect Hill’s 3rd Annual Art Exhibition & Charity Auction: Creating – Change on Friday on 28th November 4-7pm

In celebration of Recovery & Self-discovery we invite you to come and enjoy our Annual Art Exhibition with us. It is a community event that includes art, music, poetry and light refreshments. The proceeds of this year’s Charity Auction to go to Hope House Counselling Centre. For more info visit:…reating-change/

  • Recovery Assistants Course Module 1 starting 16th January 4.30-6.30pm

This part-time course is taught by qualified, experienced trainers and provides an introduction to offering professional assistance for recovery from addiction. It includes 50 supervised observation hours at a registered addiction treatment facilities. The course runs on alternate Fridays 4.30-6.30pm. Cost is R1500 per (6 session) module or R500 per month. Christmas Discount Offer for Module 1 at the 2014 price of R1350, available if you book before the 31st December. For more information see…ts-course-2015/


  • Be-longing: Inner Child Recovery Workshop Series 2015

This series of monthly full-day workshops, starting 23rd January 2015, offers a rich, creative journey of self-connection and integration. Drawing on a variety of  different approaches, these workshops offer an opportunity to enrich your experience of yourself and your life in safe and surprising ways. Our Christmas Discount Offer for bookings before 31st December is R600 for the first workshop (Meeting the Inner Child on 23rd January) and for R1500 for the first three workshops.  For more information visit:…orkshop-series/


  • Connecting with self & others: Weekly facilitated support group

This weekly group runs on a Thursday 12.30-2pm starting on the 29th January. It offers a supportive group space to explore and deepen connection to self and others. Our Christmas Discount Offer is R600 for the first three groups if booked before 31st December 2014. The group will be facilitated by Katy Menell. For more information visit:…-support-group/

  • Relationship Support Group

From January, there is space for newcomers in this therapeutic group that runs every second Monday 4-6pm. It offers a compassionate, caring environment to explore present experiences and enhance the quality of your relationships. Facilitated by Jean Dixon. For more information visit: