What We Do

“Children’s job is to dream, our job is to make it come true”


Since 2005

We have been helping those who need it most.

EYS is registered as a non-profit organisation (NPO) and public benefit organisation (PBO) based in Athlone, Cape Town. It was established in 2005 in response to the needs within the ECD sector. As a Resource and Training organisation (RTO) EYS focuses on skills development and capacity building in rural and urban areas.


Our Vision

EYS aims to ensure that children are nurtured and educated in a stable and caring environment.


Our Mission
  • Promote and strengthen child and youth centred services
  • Upgrade and improve infrastructure of ECD facilities to meet and maintain minimum standards for registration.
  • Provide affordable and sustainable structures to increase access and improve the quality of ECD provisioning
  • Develop and improve the quality of ECD provisioning by facilitating teacher training
  • Develop sector specific resources and provide information and advice to the ECD sector.
  • Develop the capacity of individuals organisations and communities through skills development programmes, on site mentoring and coaching.
  • Train ECD practitioners’ youth and community members to focus on children affected by substance abuse and foetal alcohol syndrome prioritising intervention plans