Posted on October 17, 2012 / Comments Off
A soup kitchen serving poor people in Somerset West struggles to stay open following pressure for it to relocate from the ward councillor and a business woman, according to a report by GroundUp News.
The Helderberg Street People’s Centre in Somerset West cares for poor and marginalised people. It is a soup kitchen, but it also offers counselling and support to people with drug and alcohol problems, amongst other
The centre is currently “battling to stay in its present location, in town, while certain vested interests are determined to move it out,” says Ian Greer, the centre’s chairman.
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