Objectives and Fundraising

The Objectives of the Organization

  • To provide accommodation for physically disabled persons in an
    environment conducive to maximal privacy and independence.
  • To provide, where necessary, additional facilities such as social services ,
    provided by Social Workers from the Cape Town Association for Persons
    with Disabilities. reable@iafrica.com
  • To promote the principal that rehabilitation of the disabled has not only a
    physical aspect but also a psychological one of restoring self esteem
    through relative independence and a “normal” rather than institutional
  • To collect funds to contribute to the expenses incurred by the house.
  • To educate and raise awareness, en courage a greater concern,
    understanding and awareness among the general public about disability.

Fundraising Projects
We have fundraising events to generate income i.e.:

  • Club 500 a fundraising project to assist residents with raising funds toward their board and lodging fees and to assist the home to provide care
  • Dances hosted once or twice a year.
  • Casual Day fundraising project of the National Council for Persons with Physical Disabilities in SA (NCPPDSA)
  • Annual Robbie Robertson Memorial Bowls Tournament, hosted by the Constantia Bowling Club;
  • Other, smaller events hosted by the residents and committee members to generate funds and create awareness amongst the public.
  • Proposals are sent to companies, Trust Funds and private donors for financial assistance toward our various projects.
  • Various Service Organisations support Robertson House on a regular basis.

They are:

  1. Table View Lions Club
  2. Milnerton Lions De Grendel Lions Club
  3. MOTH’s Blaauwberg Shellhole
  4. Warrant Officer’s Association of the Western Province


  1. Dutch Reformed Church
  2. Sonnekus and Milnerton Methodist Church 
  3. Kleinmond