Lifeskill Programme

Most South African children and youth living in impoverished communities are struggling to continue or complete their education and to have a positive sense of selfand place in the world. Imithayelanga Youth Development programme works holistically towards changing the environment in which young people live to facilitate their emotional, intellectual, mental and social development and


The Life Skills Programme provides for the growth of young people in all areas of their lives.

The Life Skills Programme Programme is focused on addressing the most prevalent development needs
of youth through the following objectives:

  • ·    To provide developmentally sound activities that ensure the all-round development of the youth.· 
  •      To provide a learning space where youthare exposed to programmes that help them in making healthy and socially
          accepted life choices
  •      To create an environment where youth can develop their confidence, self-esteem and improve their social skills.
  •      To improve Grade results and Matric outcomes for school going youth with a view to facilitating better opportunities   post matric·        


Children and youth are able to make positive life, learning and career choices, and have the ability to take responsibility for
their own lives.

Direct Beneficiary Benefits· 

Educational , career and learning support·        
Arts and Cultural activities·        
Sports & recreation activities