28 St Barbara Road, St Montagu Village, Lavender Hill, 7945 info@villagecc.co.za +27 84 536 7052


Village Care Centre is a registered Voluntary Association and Public Benefit Organisation governed according to South Africa’s Non Profit Organisations Act of 1997. A board and management team oversee the organisation. The board and management team are committed to quality in all we do and we are dedicated to improve our capabilities in Governance, Financial Accountability, Staff Care, Child Protection, Child Wellbeing and Project Planning and Design, through the Quality Improvement System offered by Connect Network. 

To view our annual financial audits please email lynette@villagecc.co.za

Meet the Village Care Centre team


Dr Sheila Salome

Board Chairperson

Shelia is a practising counsellor registered with CCSA. She is an ordained minister co-pastoring at Faith life Community Church. She is also a director of an organization called Sharing and Caring Counselling Network Group and sits as the chairperson of the VCC board.

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Elgin Williams

Board Vice Chairperson

Joey is the vice-chair of the VCC board. He is currently retired but is doing valuable community service work in Lavender Hill and is assisting the African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP). For over 42 years he worked as a financial advisor for FNB. 

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Adele Campbell


Adele Campbell is the treasurer of the Village Care Centre board of directors. She is a paralegal working for the Department of Justice where she oversees the Child Maintenance Department including day to day management of the finances. She is a community activist. 


Chanice Blaauw


Chanice has years of experience as a client service manager for NGOs. She has also worked as an operations manager and gained experience in fundraising. She is a social media expert and working as the current secretary for The Village Care Centre.

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Berenice Blaauw

Project Director

Berenice previously worked in the retail industry and went on to become the owner of Jabez Fundraisers. Here she raised funds for the Village’s Aged Centre. After this she began working with the board of VCC and is currently the project director of the Village Care Centre.

"I am impressed with Berenice’s clarity of purpose, zeal and energy for Village Care Centre (which she sees as her ministry) and her total devotion to serving God through the organization."
Theo Jansen
Leadership coach

Management team

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Valencia Lottriet

Aged care Centre manager


Lynette Heuvel

Youth Care Centre Administrator and financial officer


Ezra Nadine Titus

Aged Care centre head nurse

Lorraine Karelse

Lorraine Karelse

Youth Care Centre Social Worker


Rachel Whyte

Head Cook

"I am proud of Village Care Centre and their dedication to the Lavender Hill Community, their long-standing aspiration to keep improving the organisation demonstrates their commitment to good governance and best practice”
Dee Moskoff
Founder of Connect Network
In 2013 we received our Commitment to Quality certificate from Viva Network and are aiming to reach accountability level verification.
Learn more about QIS here