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The Institute of Training and Education for Capacity-building (ITEC) envisages a child-friendly South Africa where all children are able to access opportunities for optimal development.

We believe that children have the right to live in a safe, caring, and stimulating environment, and that they deserve the care and education that will equip them for tomorrow's world.

  If you would like to donate, please contact us at 043 7438333. We have Section 18A status -  your donation is tax deductible. 

Links to online books for children

Click on the logos below to access the links to free stories you can read with your children.






Bookdash creates and publishes free online books in South African Languages.

African Storybook offers open access to storybooks written in the languages of Africa.

The ICDL Foundation promotes tolerance and respect for diverse cultures by providing access to the best of children’s literature from around the world.

Vula Bula provides graded readers in African Languages. You can download books and other resources for children and teachers.