Nonhlanhla , a polio victim, started at Esinqobile in the late 1980’s. She has her matric, obtained at the Open air school in Durban.
Ntombifikele arrived at Esinqobile aged 3½ unable to stand, walk or speak. Within a year, she could stand, walk, run jump and speak fluently and intelligently as well as lead singing. She has completed her schooling and both she and Nonhanhla are working at Esinqobile.
Siyabonga was blind, epileptic and totally immobile for his first 10 months at Esinqobile. He can now count cattle in a field 60 metres away, has not had a fit in the last 5 years and is able to walk and to dance. He can contribute positively to his family.