Blessed Gérard's Care Centre

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Mandeni, KZN, South Africa


Mandeni, KZN, South Africa


Mr Father Gerard Lagleder OSB
P O Box 440
61 Anderson Road
Mandeni, KZN, 4490
South Africa

+27 82 492 4043

[email protected]


Blessed Gérard's Care Centre focuses on Disaster Relief Health & Nutrition Sustainable Development and is headquartered in Mandeni, KZN, South Africa.

We are a “Non-profit Organisation” (Registration No. 080-935-NPO) and a “Public Benefit Organisation” [SARS Ref. No. PBO 18/11/13/2777, VAT No. 447 0252 182] founded and owned by the Brotherhood of Blessed Gérard. We provide a comprehensive system of holistic care in the wider Mandeni area where a quarter of a million people are estimated to live. A large number of these have to live in poverty.

  • 1 / 5: A TV report about Blessed Gérard's Care Centre, filmed on 6th April 2006
  • 2 / 5: 30 April 2004: Neill Connery reports on Blessed Gérard's Hospice and Blessed Gérard's Children's Home in Mandeni, South Africa.
  • 3 / 5: The 1st National AIDS-Conference in South Africa was the occasion that a TV crew from BBC London visited Blessed Gérard's Hospice in Mandeni and filmed scenes from our palliative care.
  • 4 / 5: The Brotherhood of Blessed Gérard in Zululand / South Africa. Blessed Gérard, the founder of the Order of Malta, said: "Our brotherhood will be everlasting, because the ground which this plant is rooted in, is the misery of the world - and because, God willing, there will always be people, who want to work towards the alleviation of these sufferings to make this misery more bearable."
  • 5 / 5: The Relief Organisation of the Order of Malta in South Africa. A Film on its Origins, Work and Plans.