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.
Dignity and Opportunities for Change