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Organization Contact Information

Name: SANTA - Easterm Cape
Street 1: Office No. 2, Stem Centre
Street 2: 11 Jagger Street. Taxi City
City: East London
Province: Eastern Cape
Post Code: 5200
Country: South Africa
Phone: 0437430897
Organization Email:
Web Site:
Other Online Presence:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr.
First Name: Trudi
Last Name: Thomas
Title: Dr.
Phone: +27(0)437430897

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Mxolisi
Last Name: Hlangani
Title: Mr.
Phone: +27(0)823635279

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
If yes, please enter your registration number:
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Organization Description:
1. We are an Easten Cape wide NGO which has been fighting TB since the 1950's. We had a strong empahsis on the management of TB hospitals until these were taken over by the provincial Dept. of Health in 2005. Sinc then we have concentrated on the other aspect of our work, the support of associated local NGO's, the training of their executives in how to run organisations effectively and to train their members in TB, HIV / AIDS and Home Based Care.

Fighting TB has alsways been our raison d'etre.

- Training volunteers, organising them in CBOs and NGOs, coaching them in how to fitgth TB. We emphasise in clinics, taxi ranks, schools etc.
Do you know about the UNHLM declaration:

Specializations / Areas of Work

Delivery of health services and care

Other Organization Information

Total number of staff in your organization: 1 - 5
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 0
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in TB control provision
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Resource mobilization
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
By mobilising and training empowering community volunteers to becomke involved in DOTS, defaulter tracing, home visists of paitents, case finding and TB education.

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: South Africa
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
South Africa


Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
DOTS, defaulter tracing, case holding, case finding and TB education

We include the care for TB patients who have also HIV / AIDS in particular with the provision of Home Base Care by our volunteers.


Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: September 27, 2012
Last updated: June 19, 2014