Uthando means love in the Zulu language.
In 2004, Dr Julie Stone, an Australian infant, child & family psychiatrist vistied South Africa. She witnessed the stark situation and invited friends and family to respond by making dolls. Since then, many women from all around the world have responded and have provided thousands of children in KwaZulu-Natal with their own doll.
The Cygnet group meets every Tuesday from 11am to 3pm in the Uniting Church.
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