Welcome to the Avril Elizabeth Home for the Mentally Handicapped.

PLEASE NOTE- We are again experiencing problems with our lines.
Please use the following numbers
082 465 5303
064 857 5614
We have limited internet access you can still make use of emails
aehteddy@mweb.co.za - Carol - General Manager
aehome@mweb.co.za - Fundraising/ Admin
sungulani@avril.org.za - accounts
aehstim@mweb.co.za - concerning residents
meloney@avril.org.za - residents
linda@avril.org.za - debtors

We’re so pleased you found us. Step through our doors and you’ll find a place filled with love, light and laughter. Sunlight and music spill into our corridors as residents and staff go about their daily activities.


The Home

Our residents are not simply housed and fed, but are encouraged to reach their maximum potential.


Stimulation & therapy

Support services, skilled nursing and physiotherapy is the heart of the Home.


Our residents

The Avril Elizabeth is currently home to 151 permanent residents and 14 day care attendees.

#200forAvril Cycle Challenge


Purchase a Joy Teddy Bear Pendant from Jenna Clifford and part of the proceeds will go to the Avril Elizabeth Home for the Mentally Handicapped.

How you can help

We have relied and survived on the generosity of our donors for 46 years and we need your help to continue to do so.

155 intellectually disabled residents currently call Avril Elizabeth their home.