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#Support Pensioners


#Support Pensioners

Let’s support pensioners who are self-employed
and run their own micro businesses!  

These 60-plus entrepreneurs are putting
their skills, knowledge and expertise to great use!


Pensioners can register their small home-run businesses
at no cost in YEI’s Directory 




AccommodationPeggy MaggioJeffreys Bay082 924 2114Self-catering cottage with a magnificent 180-degree unobstructed view of the sea. 2 bedrooms/1 bath
ArtistKaren Duffell-Canham Port Elizabeth/Gqebera 0845046437 I am an artists and paint in oils - scenes of nature animals and people
Copy editing and proofreadingFiona WallaceEastern Capewallacefionajean@gmail.comCopy editing, proofreading, QA of digital learning & training materials, research & reports
Delivery or collection of carsDavid Nigel Wakeford Eastern Cape072 590 5996 Delivery or collection of cars to and from anywhere. 40 YEARS EXPERIENCE


Administration and customer serviceDebbieIrene, Pretoria0784511179I am willing to assit with Admin work as well as Customer service
Art ImagesMerle van Images - Art, Home, Pets
BookKathleen GallagherGauteng064 514 4839Book for those who are going through a storm.
BookkeeperKaren Behrmann Benoni0824173778 Bookkeeper to trial balance
Remote or in office half day full day or part time
Crochet & KnittingBarbara Joubert dÓliveira Johannesburgbarbara.joubert7@gmail.comI knit and crochet handbags from string to all wool that are lined. Please contact me for details.
Dog MealsHazel Vaughan Johannesburg Delicious, healthy, frozen wholefoods for dogs. Top quality meat chicken and veg.
Dog trainerIan Jamieson Midrand083 523 0081 I run a small dog training school for residents in Midrand
ElectricianVictor Jagemann Pretoria East 082 783 3997 Installation Electrician , Domestic Electrical work and COC's
Essential oilsMary le roux Westrand, Eldorado Park073 644 5373Selling of essential oils
HandymanWilliam Hall Pretoria082 375 6174 No job too small!
HandymanSarel du Preez Handy man:
General repairs at home
Homemade Chilli sauceTherese KrugerCarletonville083 562 0808Selling homemade Chilli Sauce. Mild, Medium and Extra Hot.
House sharingJon Heeger

House-sharing opportunity for an outdoors/gardening oriented lady in an off-grid home on 1,5 HA
Pet Sitting
Brigid BraunJohannesburg, Northern I offer house and pet sitting services. Trained in pet First Aid. Rates and references AOR.
Jewelry makingMary le roux Westrand, Eldorado Park073 644 5373 Selling and making of jewelry
Knife makerChrisPretoriastolliekris@gmail.comKnife-maker and handyman. Hand made custom knives, sharpening services, general small handyman jobs.
Knitted toysGlynnis Morris Edenvaleglynnismorris@gmail.comKnitted toys made to order
Postnet or Paxi delivery available.
Handmade by Glynn on Facebook
Leather workSarel du Preez Replacing of Leather strips on chairs and benches
PublishersErrol Theron AlbertonWebsiteWe publish a FREE monthly A5 full colour booklet called the 'Pensioners Friend', for all pensioners.
Solar Lights, Alkaline Water, Superlife STC30Mpho Motloung Soweto083 212 2992 Sales of: SuperLife STC 30
Distribution of Alkaline Water
Sales: Solar Light System
Tour GuideWilliam Hall Pretoria082 375 6174 Tour Guide for small group pensioners, Day Tours in Pretoria area


AccommodationMarilyx Stafford-MayerRamsgate082-417-5717 Self-Catering Holiday Cottage in Ramsgate, KZN, walk to sea and lagoon. 2 Beds, 2 Baths for 5 Pax.
Audio bookJames A NisbetDurbannisbetjames66@gmail.comAuthor book Power Selling skills.
BakerBernie JoshuaDurban083 545 5888Baker, Traditional steamed Christmas puddings
BookkeeperJenny Walford New Germany / Pinetown 083 779 1805 I am a bookkeeper working from home. I have my own accounting package, and can work on-line
Durban082 563 2516Handy man, including painting, tiling, electrical, woodwork, plumbing and has references if required.
South CoastWebsiteWe publish a FREE monthly A5 full colour booklet called the 'Pensioners Friend', for all pensioners.


Promotional clothing & GiftsGrant du PlessisWakkerstroom082 552 6650Specialising in promotional clothing and gifts to associations, clubs, small or large businesses


AccommodationMichele Boucher
Pinelandsmichele.e.boucher@gmail.comI have a lovely garden suite which I rent out for holiday accommodation through Air BnB.
AccommodationMaria Katsoulis Penhill Estate079 626 6049 Self-contained studio, dbl bedroom, private en-suite bathroom, kitchenette, parking
AccommodationIrene Matzdorff Constantia Valley 083 543 6829 I run three self-catering cottages on my property. 2 of the 3 are on ground level with safe parking.
Aloe Ferox agentSue Taylor Cape Townsuchoochoo@gmail.comALOE FEROX agent. For your orders and any information on these amazing and affordable products
Maura Sanderoff Cape Town Southern suburbs 072 454 9970 Architectural plans for Council submission.
Any SMALL alterations or additions.
Aromatherary massage therapistRonel RocherSimons Town084 757 0876Aromatherapy massage therapist for women over 50. I treat stress, insomnia, sciatica, back pain etc
AVON RepresentativeMarion Hughes-Smith Cape Town: Northern Suburbs & CBD 083 564 8903 I am an AVON Beauty Representative and have 17 years experiece in selling their beautiful products.
Baking Jennifer Gaillard Cape Town Whats app 0741961946 For a good cake baked from scratch for that party or wedding or just tea time.
BakingJenny Wilson Plettenberg Bay 083 388 5006 Homemade Health Muesli
BakingVeronica Ann Adams Athlone072 357 8418 Pure Butter Shortbread
Bottled WaterMaher Edwards Cape Town074 762 9302 Supplies bottled Alkaline PH10 Water in the following sizes, 330ml
Bottled WaterVeronica Ann Adams Athlone072 357 8418 Alkaline water Ionized PH 10 for peak performance and health benefits
Building PlansAvril JasonCape Town084 688 4603 Building Plans. All Types. All Areas. Over 30 years of experience and I am registered with SACAP.
CollectablesJames MacKenzie Cape Town, Northern Suburbs0836832694Military medals, badges, edged weapons, and other collectables wanted to buy, top prices paid
CookingZulaikha EbrahimCape Town071 639 0477Selling homemade assorted savouries. Speciality being samosas
All products are raw,frozen.
CraftsJenny Wilson Plettenberg Bay 083 388 5006 Hand-crafted Personal Greeting Cards
Crochet & KnittingAnita vd WesthuizenCenturion063 978 3728Crochet & Knitting
Elderly sittingMaxine Leibowitz Cape Townmaxleibs@gmail.comI offer a variety of assistant nursing services and companionship for the elderly at home.
Estate AgentStacy HaganDurbanville082 653 9945I assist pensioners with selling their homes as they transition in life by downscaling or moving to a Retirement home
Frozen mealsSybil Li-Hunt Kenilworth072 114 9978 Frozen cocktail spring rolls, Vegetarian and Thai chicken. Frozen dumplings, Vegetarian & Pork
Gout care productsTony and Barbara Monsson Hermanus072 797 2447 Suppliers of a 100% natural help you manage gout chemicals that are harmful
Home SupportDiane Fraser Cape Town
Southern Suburbs
082 375 8299 Accompanied outings to pre-booked appts.
Help during recuperation after surgery
House/Pet sitSue TaylorCape Towncarpetbaggers100@gmail.comHouse/Pet Sit.CT Southern/Northern Suburbs.Animal lover.10yrs exp.Excellent contactable refs.
House/Pet sitLynne FoucheHout Bay and Llandudno084 580 3474I do house sitting and pet sitting in Hout Bay and Llandudno.
Language editingNaómi SchulzeCape Town082 403 1381Language editing /English and Afrikaans of any document, especially theses for Master's and PhD.
Lighting consultingDesiree & Greg SegalMarina da Gama0631074460GS Lighting Consulting specializes Consulting , Residence, Architectuaral, Landscape, Art ,Retail
Petsitting and Housesitting ServicesJenny Wilson Plettenberg Bay 083 388 5006 I offer a House and Pet sitting service
Petsitting and Housesitting ServicesPaul KeaneVanriebeeckstrand 082 349 8352Pet and House Sitting. Home Cooked Meals. Car and Driver Rental
Petsitting and Housesitting ServicesMichael Botha Garden Route / Southern Cape 081 376 0965 House and Pet Sitter
Trustworthy and Reliable
PhotographerAlan Baxter Bloubergstrand 072 298 4400 Photographer for all occassions.
Portraits Family
Events Fur Kids
ProofreadingMantie Stapelberg Strand072 277 1515 Lekkerskryf Afrikaans Proeflees en redigering. English Proofreading Service. Manuscripts etc.
Property rentalsLorinda BossengerLoevenstein0781393960Property Rentals - short or long term, holiday accommodation
Real EstateIona Scholtz Properties Cape Peninsula082 498 0027 Master property practioner with 32 years experience in assisting you to sell your house or apartment
Real EstateIona ScholtzCape Town
Southern Suburbs
082 498 0027Real Estate. Buying. Selling. Letting.
Creations 4u
Silvia Stringer Muizenberg,
Southern suburbs,
Cape Town
073 509 7465 Creating unique succulent art pots that make ideal gifts for any occasion
Tour GuideMaher Edwards Cape Town074 762 9302 Registered Western Cape Freelance SA Specialist Tour Guide. Shopping trips; Street Art; Safaris etc
Ronel RocherSimons Town084 757 0876Private or group yoga therapy for seniors with age related conditions eg lower back pain, insomnia.


Baby blanketsMarian Ceronio-Duxbury Nationalduxies.homemade@gmail.comI hand knit baby blankets and can arrange delivery countrywide
Consultant and AuthorHenry Spencer Author/consultant on retirement matters.
Has written 9 books on matters affecting seniors
Copy editing and proofreadingFiona WallaceEastern Capewallacefionajean@gmail.comCopy editing, proofreading, QA of digital learning & training materials, research & reports
Decor, linen,
Wendy Hill National
071 390 1310 Bespoke baby linen and accessories, toys, children's clothing, home decor items and accessories
Editing servicesVal BruceNationalvalb652@gmail.comUniversity graduate. Retired librarian & English teacher, 15 years editing theses and other docs,
EditorAnne Denniston International edit and format documents to make them look and sound good (

Financial coachGail GibsonNationalgail@yesterdayspeople.comCoach and guide pension funds and individuals on retirement, to maximise income/interests.
Holistic health care providerDeborah Meltzer I'm an over 60's holistic health care provider, with discount voicebio offer for pensioners.
Holistic Health CoachAnita Hamilton-WilliamsNationalanitahw111@gmail.comI am a Holistic Health Coach and help with healthy eating, exercise and behaviour change
Insurance BrokerTheresa Stewart I am an insurance broker and offer services marketing health care, GAP Cover, short term insurance,
Payroll servicesDiane services for individuals and small businesses. ay slips are compulsory for domestic workers. They will pay Workmen's compensation from 2022.
Proof reading, editingRina MeyerNational0832863820 Proeflees en stylredigering (Afrikaans)
Proofreading, stylistic editing (English second language)
Research and WritingLiz Kneale Research and writing [reports, articles, newsletters, guidelines, brochures], proofreading, editing
Rooibos based Annique productsLettie Calitz National083 388 1225 Selling Rooibos based Annique products. Contact me for a brochure of all products. Deliver nationwide

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