The 3rd of June is World Clubfoot Day, and this year, the STEPS Charity used it to raise funds to purchase PPE for clinic caregivers.
As World Clubfoot Day is being celebrated, STEPS Charity launched a new fund with the objective of aiding front line staff and caregivers.
STEPS Charity proudly launches the Steps Uthutho Fund on BackaBuddy, to celebrate 2020 World Clubfoot Day
Initially planned as a transport and care package initiative, STEPS has decided to expand the campaign to provide PPE for front line staff working at some of the 36 state clubfoot clinics that are short of stock, and taking daily risks to support patients.
STEPS Charity proudly launches the Steps Uthutho Fund on BackaBuddy, to celebrate 2020 World Clubfoot Day.
Thank you to The Citizen for helping us spread the message that clubfoot can be treated! Read as they share the story of Nthabiseng Mokoena and her daughter’s clubfoot journey from being born with clubfoot and facing a life of disability to witnessing her daughter taking her first steps!
Stan chats to the Founder and Director of Steps Charity, Karen Moss about their STEPtember Challenge as well as what they do.
Pippa Hudson (Cape Talk) talks to Dr Mari Thiart and Steps founder Karen Moss about World Clubfoot Day 2019
Thanks to Rooi Rose magazine for raising awareness on clubfoot treatment. The Rooi Rose September issue’s health section, ‘Leef gesond’, talks about the importance of early treatment for clubfoot, and the Ponseti Method being the gold standard of clubfoot treatment in South Africa. Read more here (in Afrikaans).
Olympic gold medalist Cameron van der Burgh has been a Steps Ambassador and clubfoot champion for a year now. We have loved partnering with this enthusiastic, kind, and determined champion who has won multiple awards yet remains so grounded and willing to help others.