Lifestyle Activities:

  • Experienced management and compassionate Board
  • Active resident and participative management
  • Nursing support services for all residents
  • 24-hour security access control & roaming guards
  • Beautifully maintained gardens
  • Medical practitioner on call
  • Clinic for residents without medical aid
  • Podiatrist
  • Hairdresser
  • Occupational Therapist on request
  • Physiotherapist on request
  • Prompt maintenance and garden staff
  • Individual care plans for frail care residents
  • Transport / courier service
  • Admin support to residents with faxes, e-mail and photocopies, commissioner of oaths available
  • Well managed frail care with 44 beds, 24-hour trained nursing care, with individual care plans for residents
  • Tuck shop
  • Library
  • Take away lunches
  • Active outreach programs into the community
  • GAFA acts as mentor for several organizations
  • Inter-generational projects
  • Residents involved in reading programs at local schools
  • Games – chess, cards games, Bingo, and evening functions
  • Tearoom bioscope
  • Outings to shopping malls and theatre
  • Celebration of the International day for Older Persons

At GAFA you will always find something happening and all the special events are celebrated. Fun on Valentine’s Day, Easter & especially on Mothers and Fathers day. See Events Page for dates.

At GAFA we have a Hair Dressing Salon on the premises, as well as manicure and pedicure services.

Occupational Therapy programs run at the Protea Home Frail Care, which are designed to help the Elderly with Alzheimer’s and Dementia. Program includes daily reality orientation, movement and exercise, music therapy, handwork and simple games. We strive for individualized care.

Helpdesk where residents can enquire about, bank, shopping malls atc.

Transport service available to the doctor, bank, shopping malls etc.

Meals from our kitchen 7 days a week.

Laundry deals with washing and ironing and delivers a service to the community.

Gardening services are offered to residents who need their garden to be maintained as an optional extra.

Cleaning services for all units is optional.

GAFA offer a very active “Go-Active (click here for menu)” program to our residents.

Residents who require a care giver for less than 3 hours a day, can arrange with management.