South African Schizophrenia & Bipolar Disorders Alliance

Monthly Meetings

These are held at the SABDA Centre at Tara Hospital on the last Thursday of each month, excluding December, unless otherwise advertised. Refreshments are served from 17:30 and the meeting starts promptly at 18:00. Ample, safe parking is available.

Both Carers and Clients are invited to attend all meetings, but restless, disruptive behaviour cannot be tolerated. You are encouraged to interact with the speaker, other Carers and the Committee, after the meeting.

Details of our next meeting and speaker are published in our monthly newsletter, and in local Caxton newspapers.

Annual General Meeting

This precedes our monthly meeting in August each year, commencing at 17:30. The normal meeting follows at 18:00.

The office-bearers for the ensuing year are elected at this meeting, and members wishing to nominate a person(s) for office must do so by completing the available nomination form before the meeting commences. Members unable to attend the meeting may nominate a person in writing and post or fax this letter to us.

Please ensure that the nominee has agreed to stand for election before submitting the form.

Venue and Directions for SABDA Meetings

All our meetings are held at the SABDA Centre at Tara Hospital. Ample, safe parking is available.

From the SOUTH

Proceed North along WILLIAM NICOL DRIVE from Hyde Park Corner Shopping Centre towards Bryanston. At the third robot turn right into CROMARTIE ROAD.

From the NORTH

Proceed South along WILLIAM NICOL DRIVE from the Bryanston Shopping Centre towards Rosebank. At the fourth robot turn left into CROMARTIE ROAD.


Turn left at the T-Junction into SAXON ROAD and you will see TARA Security Gate ahead of you. The security staff will direct you from there to the SABDA Centre.