Tag Archives: ConnectingNeighbours

Borrow, Sell, Buy, Give or Trade using OurHood

sharing with neighbours

.One of the best things about a strong and close neighbourhood, is the instant network that it creates. Should you ever be looking to borrow, sell, buy, gift or trade something, neighbours are often the best bet to turn to. Need a hammer…

What’s on in March?

What's on in March

As we enter into March, we take a look at some of the events taking place near you. Share this with your neighbours using the OurHood app, and start planning your March together now! Cape Town: 5-8th March: SpiritFest Nourish mind, body and…

Happy New Year from OurHood

OurHood

With new year comes new plans and resolutions, and at OurHood we have an exciting year ahead. Growing partnerships are in discussions, and new features are in development, all of which we look forward to sharing with you over the coming months. As…

Here’s why your community needs OurHood

We have Facebook to stay in touch with friends, Uber to catch a ride and Twitter to share our thoughts. But there is one aspect of our physical lives that is yet to be specifically catered for online – connecting to our neighbours.…

Your neighbours are your best home security asset

Home security and safety in the neighbourhood probably tops most people’s list of what makes them feel secure. And while there are many security companies and projects and strategies aimed at keeping you safe, the most basic and effective safety precaution is often…

Your holiday safety checklist

Summer is finally here and the festive season is upon us. This time of the year marks the start of family, fun and vacations! But while you’re counting down the days until you can haul out the suitcases and sunscreen, the holiday safety…

Gordon’s Bay – a tranquil getaway

The time has come to put the working year behind you and look forward to the holidays. Whether you’re looking at a beach, city or wilderness getaway, there is no better way to spend the holidays enjoying than what South Africa has to…

Let’s Get Techy!

Cape Town communities are getting tech savvy with the I-CAN Centre!

Matric examinations -Parents survival guide

The 2016 Matric examinations have officially kicked off. To many parents this may mean the end of 13 years of schooling for the children. But for Grade 12 learners, it means hours of daunting fate-deciding tests.

Breast Cancer Awareness – OurSupport

Breast cancer among South African women is increasing. It is one of the most common type of cancer, affecting women, according to the national health department. One in 26 women in South Africa is likely to develop the disease. This month, we support the…