Extensions to Blessed Gérard's Care Centre in 2007


Building progress of Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


24 June 2008


Passage


Lounge


One of the children's rooms (Thuli's and Hloni's)


02 April 2008


Family Life (in the dining room)


It was not an empty threat: The children do their own housework.


10 March 2008


dining room / kitchen


lounge


23 February 2008

The great day! The children are finally moving in!


Moving in: Evander


Moving in: Hloni


Moving in: Meagen


Moving in: Cameron


Today's chefs: Cameron & Gérard


Ready for supper


Dishing up supper


Washing up: Hloni & Thuli & Susi


Well deserved rest in the lounge after supper


21 February 2008


Susanne Stauffer's room


Thuli's & Hloni's room


dining room / kitchen


lounge


Gérard's & Jody's room


Evander's & Cameron's room


Phiwa's room


11 February 2008


Store Room


Lounge


6 February 2008


5 February 2008


3 February 2008


Store room


Passage


Thuli's and Hloni's room


Meagen's room


Phiwa's room


Cameron's and Evander's room


Gérard's and Jody's room


Lounge


Kitchen & Dining room


Susanne Stauffer's room


24 January 2008


Passage


Kitchen / Dining Room


Lounge


23 January 2008


Kitchen / Dining room


22 January 2008


Passage


Phiwa's Room


21 January 2008


Kitchen / Dining room


16 January 2008


Kitchen & Dining room


Lounge


Gérard's & Jody's room


15 January 2008


Thuli's & Hloni's room


13 January 2008


stair case


passage


kitchen / dining room


10 January 2008


Passage


Evander's & Cameron's Room


9 January 2008


Store room


Passage


Dining room & kitchen


20 December 2007


Stair case


Dining room


Lounge


Jody's and Gérard's Room


Phiwa's Room


18 December 2007


stair case


store room


passage


dining room



Meagen's room


Jody's / Gérard's room


Cameron's / Evander's room


16 December 2007


store room


passage


lounge


Phiwa's room


Evander's and Cameron's room


14 December 2007


Passage


Meagen's room


Thuli's & Hloni's room


13 December 2007


stair case


store room


Passage


Lounge (left) & dining room (right)


Evander's & Cameron's room


Jody's & Gerard's room


11 December 2007


stair case


Passage


Susanne Stauffer's room


Thuli's & Hloni's room


Meagen's room & fire escape


10 December 2007


staircase & passage


Evander's & Cameron's room


Jody's & Gerard's room


Phiwa's room


Thuli's & Hloni's room


Meagen's room


6 December 2007


staircase


Meagen's room


Evander's & Cameron's room


5 December 2007


Jody's & Gerard's room


Evander's & Cameron's room


staircase


4 December 2007


Passage


fire escape (left) & Phiwa's room (right)


Evander's & Cameron's room


3 December 2007


A real break-through: It is just a shutter board which separates the existing staircase to the children's home from the new staircase into the extension.


store room


Evander's & Cameron's Room


Dining Room


2 December 2007


stair case


view from the lounge over the passage to Phiwa's Room


1 December 2007


Staircase


Passage


Lounge


Dining Room


28 November 2007


staircase


Evander's and Cameron's room


Phiwa's room


27 November 2007


staircase


passage and dining room


Gerard's & Jody's Room


Evander's & Cameron's Room


Thuli's & Hloni's Room


26 November 2007


The staircase to access Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 was cast today.


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Meagen's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Gérard's & Jody's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Dining room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Phiwa's room


25 November 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: store room


23 November 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: lounge (left) & dining room (right)


21 November 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Passage


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Jody's and Gérard's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Dining room


18 November 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Evander's and Cameron's Room


14 November 2007


Lounge


12 November 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Lounge


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Passage


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Dining Room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1
Picture taken from Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 3


10 November 2007


The existing Blessed Gérard's Children's Home (background left)
Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 (background right)
Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 3 (foreground)


8 November 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Dining Room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Meagen's room


7 November 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 (outside)


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Meagen's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Phiwa's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Lounge


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: passage


5 November 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Evander's and Cameron's Room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Dining Room


3 November 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Passage


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Susanne Stauffer's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Thuli's and Hloni's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Lounge (left) & dining room (right)


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Meagen's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: fire escape (left) & Phiwa's room (right)


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Evander's and Cameron's room


31 October 2007


New HAART Clinic (ground floor)
Staff accommodation & offices (1st floor)
Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 (2nd floor)


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 viewed from Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 3


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Passage


30 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: outside


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Meagen's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Susanne Stauffer "taking possession" of her new room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Deacon Thomas Müller inspecting the progress


29 October 2007


The last roof sheets being mounted on Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


27 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Evander's and Cameron's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Thuli's and Hloni's room


26 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: the roof is on


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 (background)
Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 3 (foreground)


25 October 2007


The new HAART Clinic (ground floor)
Staff accommodation & offices (1st floor)
Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1  (2nd floor)


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Lounge (left) & dining room (right)


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Phiwa's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Passage


24 October 2007


The new HAART Clinic (ground floor)
Staff flat & administration (1st floor)
Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 (2nd floor)


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Susanne Stauffer's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Passage


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Meagen's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: lounge (left) and dining room (right)


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Gérard's and Jody's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Evander's and Cameron's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Thuli's and Hloni's room


23 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 (background)
Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 3 (foreground)


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Passage


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Meagen's room (left) and fire escape (right)


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: lounge


22 October 2007


The roof trusses are mounted on top of Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


20 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 (2nd floor)
Administration and staff accommodation (1st floor)


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


18 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


17 October 2007

Another great day: The roof rafters were put on Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1:


16 October 2007


The new HAART Clinic (ground floor), administration and staff accommodation (1st floor) and Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 (2nd floor)


15 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Susanne Stauffer's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Evander's and Cameron's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: lounge (left) & dining room (right)


13 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Susanne Stauffer in her new room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Thuli's and Hloni's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: dining room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Meagen's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Phiwa's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: lounge


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Gérard's and Jody's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Evander's and Cameron's room


12 October 2007


Overview


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: The walls are at ceiling height


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 (background) and Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 3 (foreground)


11 October 2007


The new HAART Clinic & Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 3 (left) and Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 (right)


10 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: View from Evander's and Cameron's room


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: dining room


5 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


4 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


3 October 2007


New HAART Clinic & Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


View from Anderson Road


2 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No 1: Passage


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Susanne Stauffer's room


1 October 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


28 September 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Passage


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Store Room


26 September 2007


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Lounge


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1: Bathrooms


Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1:  Lounge


22 September 2007


A nasty storm last night has pushed over an outside wall of Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1
Thank God the wall was pushed inside so that there was no further damage except for the destroyed wall itself.


20 September 2007


The walls of Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension 1 are at ceiling height


The walls of Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension 1 rise above the church roof


The new store room


Susanne Stauffer's room


Thuli's and Hloni's room


Meagen's room


Dining room

Lounge


Phiwa's room


Evander's and Cameron's room


Gérard's and Jody's room


18 September 2007


The walls of Blessed Gérard's Children's Home extension No. 1 are still growing


Evander's and Cameron's room


Gérard's and Jody's room


Phiwa's room


Meagen's room


Thuli's and Hloni's room


Susanne Stauffer's room


Dining room


Lounge


14 September 2007


View from Anderson Road


Susanne Stauffer about to enter her new realm, extension No. 1 of Blessed Gérard's Children's Home


Store room


Thuli's and Hloni's room


Meagen's room


13 September 2007


The walls in Blessed Gérard's Children's Home extension No. 1 are still growing


12 September 2007


The walls are steadily growing in the new Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No 1


11 September 2007

The extension of Blessed Gérard's Children's Home (bedrooms, lounge and dining room for the older children and the principal caregiver Susanne Stauffer)


The main entrance (red brick wall)


Then main entrance from inside

Evander's and Cameron's room Gérard's and Jody's room
Phiwa's room passage lounge
fire escape
Meagen's room dining room
Thuli's and Hloni's room Susanne Stauffer's room


Dining room (left back) Susanne Stauffer's room (right back)
Thuli's room (left front) Hloni's and Meagen's room (right front)


From back to front: Susanne Stauffer's room, dining room, lounge, Gérard's and Jody's room


8 September 2007


The new store room in Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


The walls in Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 are steadily growing


6 September 2007


The walls of Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 are growing steadily


5 September 2007


The walls in Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 are growing


4 September 2007


Our Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Project Coordinator Susanne Stauffer is inspecting the building progress standing on the floor of the new Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


Susanne Stauffer standing in her new room


The new main door of the new Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


3 September 2007


The new HAART Clinic (ground floor), staff flat and administration section (1st floor) and Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1 (2nd floor, the walls starting to be built)


The floor of the new Blessed Gérard's Children's Home Extension No. 1


30 August 2007


Last check before the slab will be poured


The concrete has arrived.

The pouring of the slab which will become the floor for the extension of Blessed Gérard's Children's Home:


29 August 2007


The floor slab for Blessed Gérard's Children's Home extension will be cast tomorrow. Everything is ready


27 August 2007


Blessed Gérard's Church will be the only part of the original building (opened in 1996) which will still be visible from outside.
All other parts of the building have been extended over the years (1st extension in 2000, 2nd extension in 2002)


Preparations for casting the floor slab for Blessed Gérard's Children's Home extension No. 1


27 August 2007


Blessed Gérard's Church will be the only part of the original building (opened in 1996) which will still be visible from outside.
All other parts of the building have been extended over the years (1st extension in 2000, 2nd extension in 2002)


Preparations for casting the floor slab for Blessed Gérard's Children's Home extension No. 1


23 August 2007


Preparations for casting the floor slab for Blessed Gérard's Children's Home extension No. 1


22 August 2007


Preparations for the floor slab on top of the first floor, which will become the floor of the new Blessed Gérard's Children's Home extension


21 August 2007


Preparations to cast the floor slab for Blessed Gérard's Children's Home extension No. 1




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