14A Roeland Street Cape Town 8001 info@tcs.org.za (021) 461-5508

About Us

The Carpenter’s Shop (TCS), founded in 1981, is a non-profit organisation based in Cape Town. With over three decades of experience in developing people’s skills, TCS offers its clients and residents access to a free ablution facilities, regular health and wellness clinic days, social care support, short-term accommodation and  life skills training to help them become financially stable and rejoin mainstream society.

Our Purpose and mission

TCS provides homeless people (most of whom are living on the street) with access to dignity and opportunities for change through a range of services & interventions that include health & wellness, social care, accommodation, skills development & training.

Our Vision

Dignity and Opportunities for Change


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