Standing Committee on Social Development
1) Briefing by the Department of Social Development on the funding of Old Age Homes in the province with a specific focus on rural areas.
2) Briefing by the institute for Contemporary Research Africa (ICRA) on the role of ICRA in assisting the old age homes that are struggling to operate.
3) Briefing by the provincial SASSA on the plans in place to deal with loan sharks that are keeping SASSA beneficiary cards, and to give a status update on Social relief grant.
4) Consideration and adoption of the following Committee documents:
4.1 Minutes of 23 June 2022
4.2 Committee Report on the joint visit of the Standing Committee on Social Development and Standing Committee on Health to the Overberg District in June 2022
Above agenda items may be rearranged by the Committee at short notice
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