Philani Mentor Mothers

Khayelitsha, South Africa

Mentor Mothers were trained to help new mothers in their area combat HIV, Foetal Alcohol Syndrome & Malnutrition through a home-visiting intervention.


Saving Brains Thula Sana

Khayelitsha, South Africa

We followed up 13-year-old children who were enrolled in an intervention to enhance the mother-infant relationship, to see whether intervention effects endured into adolescence.


ENABLE: Reducing mortality and morbidity in under-5s in Eastern Cape Province, South Africa

OR Tambo District, Eastern Cape

Examining whether a comprehensive, home-based care and support for child and maternal health integrated with the local primary health care system and offered within the first 5 years of life, can reduce mortality and morbidity and substantially improve outcomes for vulnerable mothers and children in the O R Tambo district in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.


ZiBFUS study

Zithulele, South Africa

We followed children in the rural Eastern Cape for the first year of their lives, to build a comprehensive picture of maternal and child health in the region.