Entries by AdminEG

Welcome to Marina Basson!

We welcome Sr. Marina Basson, the new General Manager and Head of Nursing Services of the St. Johannis Heim “What a delightful pleasure it was to walk into St. Johannis Heim for the first time…I was greeted and welcomed in a professional manner and with respect. The cleanliness of the building and friendly staff made […]

Our Sister Kitshoff

Schwester Kitshoff, ursprünglich von Omaruru in Süd-West (Namibia), war zur Schule in Omaruru und Matric in Swakopmund, kam ans Kap um ihre Ausbildung als Krankenschwester zu bekommen. Sr Kitshoff het haar teoretiese en praktiese opleiding as verpleegkundige in verskillende hospitale in en om Kaapstad met talle vertakkinge gedoen. Sy het ook by hospitale wat met […]

Die von Ascheradens

Hans Achim Wilhelm Alexander Funcken Schoultz von Ascheraden, alles Achim se name, en Sylvia kom in 2005 van Namibia na St Johannis Gardens toe Achim aftree. In 2013 verloor Achim alle gevoel in sy voete en daar word vasgestel dat hy laminektomi dekompression benodig Na ‘n operasie en 21 dae in die hospitaal en 18 […]

Home Based Care

Our own Florence Nightingale for the Gardens, Sr. Rawson. Sr. Rawson is employed by the St Johannis Organization and works in Gardens. She visits the residents in Gardens daily, Monday to Friday between 8 am to 2pm. Some residents need up to three visits in a morning and others just a quick hallo. It is […]

News from the Organisation

The St Johannis Organisation The development of a retirement village was initiated many years ago, by the Lutheran and Catholic Churches in the Western Cape and the Johanniter, with the objective to offer a safe haven for senior citizens and a home and environment, in which they can enjoy their last years, peacefully and carefree.. […]

Volunteer Contribution

Saturday, the 9th May all volunteers and those who wished to participate in future were invited to a special function, with coffee and cake at St. Johannis Heim. The Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany, the Hon. Dr. Rinnert and his wife attended the occasion, underlining how important the work of the volunteers […]

A Special Thank you

Retirement villagers cannot function well without volunteers. The children of the residents cannot alone be responsible for the daunting task of caring for the elderly. The nursing staff is responsible for the daily caring of the residents but there are many hours that the Heim residents need stimulation and company and that should come from […]

Koffie en Koek

As jy ʼn nuwe intrekker is in St Johannis Heim en naby A3 intrek, wees verseker Greta gaan jou onder haar vlerk neem en so aan jou bure voorstel met koffie en lekker koek.

Die “Unbesungenen Helden”

Das St. Johannis Heim ist bekannt für die ausgezeichnete Pflege, die die Einwohner dort bekommen. Haben Sie sich einmal überlegt, wie es dazu kommt? Die Antwort ist ganz einfach: weil das Personal im St. Johannis Heim sich voll für die Einwohner einsetzt. Das betrifft in erster Linie natürlich das Pflegepersonal aber auch all die anderen […]

Garden’s Koor

St Johannis Heim koor is in 2003 gestig deur Magdalene Schwär en na haar het Ulrich Sachse die koorleier geword. Daar is nou omtrent tien lede en meestal vrouens. Hulle tree op by kerkdienste, verjaardae en enige spesiale geleentheid. Die leuse vir die koor is genot, die sangers en die hoorders geniet dit terdeë. Ons […]