a place to restore your soul

Find a Need and Meet it, find a Hurt and Heal it

Based in the Southern suburbs of Johannesburg we have been serving those placed in our care and the community at large.

We're Here

Just call or message us, even better, just come in

Trust Us

We don't judge, we understand and can help

With You

We are on your side, always, every step of the way

Your involvement allows Resthaven to create a future for those in need in our community. Please join us in bringing change to their lives today.

"Being abandoned should never be OK"

Team Resthaven

Why not visit us, take a tour, learn more about what we do!

Ways to make a difference


Be an activist; promote Resthaven on social media and to your contacts.

Raise Funds

Be a fundraiser; instead of receiving gifts for a special occasion, raise funds for us

Spend Time

Use your cheerful nature and time to spend quality time with our residents


Use your talent as a skilled tradesman to assist with repairs

Role Model

Use your time as a Christian father to commit to being a regular role model to our kids


Use your green fingers to spruce up our gardens


Busy professionals could assist us by connecting us with corporate sponsors


Use your fun nature to gather friends to put together birthday celebrations for our residents & kids


Pray for Resthaven; for the safety & wellbeing of our kids, residents and staff


From our blog

Newsletter – November 2020

Hello everyone šŸ˜Š, this month I am coming to you with a phenomenal story, one which has warmed our hearts ā€“ and Iā€™m sure will do the same for you. In June of 2019, a very lost and heartbroken little girl came to us at David House. She was adopted from Mozambique by an American…

Newsletter – November 2019

Hi All, This will be the last Newsletter this year as our offices are closing on 13th December. I would like to assure you that any donations made after the 13th December will still receive their formal tax certificates, although it would only be done in the New Year! I shall post our December Newsletter…

Newsletter – October 2019

We do not have much news this month, as it has been a rather quiet month as most people have been supporting breast cancer month, and we applaud them for that! I can tell you that Auntie Angie, whom Iā€™d introduced in my very first Newsletter has now moved into Camelia House and we are…

We've been blessed lately

thank you

Thank you so much Dashan at Kagiso Tarp & Net for all the grocery buckets and Jorge Martins from Meat World for fresh meat
Dashan Asiragadu
A very big THANK YOU to Audrey at Game Stores Eastgate for the donation towards our Resthaven Food Drive
Thank you so much much Datacentrix-Corporate North Midrand for the thoughtful gifts sent for the Resthaven Seniors!
North Midrand