WELCOME TO
THE CATHOLIC HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHERN AFRICA

Supporting Catholic Health Care in Southern Africa

Please donate to our mission today!

Standard Bank, 

Rosebank, Branch No: 4305 

Account No: 00 187 6279

Swift Code: SBZA ZA JJ

Any queries?

Kindly contact Jane Sutherland on +27 11 880-4022 or jane.sutherland@cathca.org 

In the News...

For over one year, the news has been dominated by various issues around Covid-19. One of the main topics recently has been vaccinations.

How do vaccines work? How will it roll out? What are the side effects?

The MEDBOX team regularly publishes different topics on COVID-19.

In Issue 12 you can find out all you need to know on this important issue…

All you need to know about the Vaccines - Myths, Facts and Rumours

…. or go to MEDBOX.org

Who we are

The Catholic Health Care Association of Southern Africa (CATHCA) is the Catholic Church’s associate body for health in South Africa, Botswana and Eswatini.

We are inspired by Mathew 25: 35-40, particularly verse 36 “…I was sick and you cared for me”.

We exist to empower an evolving health care network of 200+ community-based member organizations serving the poor and marginalised.

CATHCA has forged a relationship of mutual trust with its members, which is rooted in pragmatic solidarity, meaningful accompaniment and commitment to the principle of leaving no‐one behind.

We embrace collaboration with like-minded folks that support coordinated efforts towards health system strengthening and are dedicated to uphold the right to health and wellbeing for the most disadvantaged.

What we do

CATHCA envisions a world in which even the poorest individual has access to good quality and compassionate health care.

Rooted in the core values of integrity, respect, quality, and accountability, CATHCA’s six programme areas entail giving voice to underprivileged communities and partnering with civil society, government, and development partners in an effort to transform lives and bring about structural change and a more equitable society.

Who we partner with

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