Spescare provides a comprehensive range of specialist rehabilitation services to patients from throughout South Africa who, as a result of an accident, illness or injury have acquired a physical or cognitive disability and who require specialist medical rehabilitation.
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Spescare Helderberg

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T: 021 850 8999
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F: 021 850 8778
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E: cm.strand@spescare.co.za
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Hospital Manager
Isabel Barkhuysen
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Case Manager
Andre Louw

Spescare Helderberg was established in 2013, and is situated in the beautiful seaside town of Strand in the Western Cape.  It is a modern, multidisciplinary hospital, focused on high quality patient, rehabilitation and nursing care.


25 x Adult Non-Acute Beds

2 x Dialysis Rooms

Procedure Room

Facility wide Oxygen & Suction

Rehabilitation Gym

ADL Kitchen

Doctors Consulting Rooms

24h Nursing

24h Video Monitoring

DSTV & Airconditioning

Onsite EMS Support

Multi-disciplinary Team

Facility Doctors
Dr R Arnott
Dr R Lamprecht
Dr C Vamvadelis
Dr D Vermeulen

Hospital Manager
Isabel Barkhuysen

Audrey Mallet
Ruth McLaren
Elma Smuts
Dewald Viljoen

Case Manager
Andre Louw

Occupational Therapists
Lientjie Smit
Madre Fraenkel
Debbie Barrie

Care Co-ordinator
Chantelle Eastman

Leigh-Ann Pretorius

Speech Therapists
Kim Marsh

Contact Details

Tel 021 850 8999
Fax 021 850 8778

Physical Address
Helderberg Centre
2 Fijnbos Close, Altena Road
Strand, Western Cape

Support Groups

  • The Compassionate Friends
  • Diabetes Support Group
  • Heart rehabilitation Support Group
  • Helderberg Health Support Group
  • Helderberg Stroke Support Group
  • Nutrition Support Group
  • Reach for Recovery (breast cancer) Support Group

Admission Times

Mon – Fri
08:00 – 17:00
(Weekends by arrangement)

Visiting Hours
(Subject to change, due to Covid-19)
15:00 – 16:00
19:00 – 20:00

Parkinson’s Support Group Classes
Stroke Support Group Classes
Mon & Thu
15:30 – 16:30