JISWA Profound Unit
The JISWA Profound Unit is a stimulation centre for severely mentally challenged children between the ages of 5 years and 18 years. This daycare facility is housed within the JISWA Centre in Lenasia and is registered with the Gauteng Department of Mental Health to cater for 10 children with profound intellectual disabilities. These Children have IQ’s below 20.
The unit is staffed with a coordinator and two trained care workers. The main aim of this unit is to provide an integrated stimulation programme within a warm nurturing environment, thus promoting the optimal wellbeing of the profoundly disabled individuals in our care.