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					                           OTHER HELPLINE NUMBERS
1. ADDICTIONS

ALCOHOL

ASSOCIATION                AREA                   CONTACT                 SERVICES
Alcoholics               JHB                      011 421 1534           Telephonic counseling
Anonymous                CAPE TOWN                021 592 5047           Group meetings
                         Mon-Fri (09:00 -15:00)                          No charge
Al-Anon                  JHB                      011 435 9792           Donations welcome
                         CAPE TOWN                021 592 3970          Family support groups with people with drinking
                         KZN                      031 304 1826          problems
Elim Clinic              JHB                      011 975 2951           Medical aid rates – sliding scales
                         Kempton Park             www.elimclin.co.za     Inpatient treatment and 21 day sessions
                                                                         Rehab for drug and alcohol addicts
First Step drug &        JHB                      011 884 4060           Rehab outpatient programme
Alcohol Recovery                                  011 883 5668
Centre
Genesis                  JHB                                             Sliding scale
                         Bertrams                 011 614 7230           Rehab for drug and alcohol addicts

Musician and Artists     JHB Sydenham             082 820 8592           Rehab for Musicians and Artists with Substance
program of S.A           Janine Lewin                                     abuse
                                                                         Initial assessment only
Narcotics Anonymous      JHB                      011 485 5248          
Overeaters Anonymous     JHB                      011 640 2901          
Phoenix House &          JHB Auckland Park        011 726 4210           Sliding Scale
SANCA                                             082 351 4514           In and out patient treatment
                                                  (helpline)             Alcohol/ Drug/ gambling/ Smoking abuse
                                                                         Family counselling
S A National Council     JHB                      011 917 7473           Outpatient treatment, counselling,
on Alcoholism            Boksburg                                        Free of charge, 6 week program
(SANCA)                                                                  8am – 4pm

DRUG

ASSOCIATION              AREA                     CONTACT NO              SERVICES
Cape Town Drug           CAPE TOWN                021 447 8026           Drug Rehabilitation
counselling
Drug wise                JHB                      011 483 3880           Drug rehabilitation

Drug and Poison Centre   JHB                      082 492 0160          
Elim Drug and Alcohol    LIMPOPO                  011 975 2951           Medical aid rates – sliding scales
abuse                                             e-mail:                Inpatient treatment and 21 day sessions
                                                  info@elimelin.co.za
First Step drug and      JHB                      011 884 4060           Rehab outpatient programme
Alcohol Recovery                                  011 883 5668
Centre                                            082 449 9431
Genesis                  JHB Bertrams             011 614 7230           Sliding scale
                                                                         Rehab for drug and alcohol addicts
Musician and Artists     JHB Sydenham             011 834 1717           Rehab for Musicians and Artists with Substance
program of S.A                                    082 820 8592            abuse
                                                  9janine Lewin)         Initial assessment, if rehab needed referred to
                                                                          Elim Clinic
Narcotics Anonymous      JHB                      011 622 3341           Telephone Counselling
                                                                         Meetings 7:30 pm- 9pm most days
                         PTA                      082 263 4395           www.na.org.za

                         CAPE TOWN                082 130 0327

                         DURBAN                   082 777 8077
                                                  088 127 8832
Phoenix House and        JHB Auckland Park        011 726 4210           Sliding Scale
    SANCA                                                082 351 4514         In and out patient treatment
                                                         (helpline)           Alcohol/ Drug/ gambling/ Smoking abuse
                            CAPE TOWN                    021 945 4080         Family counselling

                            DURBAN                       031 303 2202
    Stepping Stones         CAPE TOWN                    021 783 4230         www.steppingstones.co.za
    Tough Love S.A          JHB Randburg                 011 886 3344         Support for sufferers of substance dependency
                                                         011 886 5775 (f)      and their families mornings only

     SHARP                  JHB 41 Pretoria Street       011 728 8054         13 week recovery programme
    (Self Help Addiction    Oaklands                     011 728 9200         covers Group Therapy, individual therapy,
    Recovery Programme)     www.houthtonhouse.com                              education, community re-integration, family
                                                                               involvement
    SAPS Employee                                        086 010 3055
    Assistance

GAMBLING ADDICTIONS

    ASSOCIATION             AREA                         CONTACT NO              SERVICES
    Phoenix House and       JHB Auckland Park            011 726 4210         Sliding Scale
    SANCA                                                082 351 4514         In and out patient treatment
                                                         (helpline)           Alcohol/ Drug/ gambling/ Smoking abuse
                                                                              Family counselling

    2. AIDS

    ASSOCIATION               AREA                       CONTACT NO              SERVICES
    AIDS helpline           Any problem related to HIV   0800 012 322         Free Telephone counseling and information
                            and AIDS
    Aids Project            Soweto                       011 982 1016         Aids information

    Bryanston Counselling   JHB - Peter Place –          011 706 2091         Donation based
    centre                  Wendy                        083 654 4027         Face to face counseling for trauma/ bereavement/
                            Mon - Fri                                          marital problems/ HIV/ AIDS/ Depression-
                                                                              No Children
    Children on the Move:   PTA Field Operating          012 320 8650          HIV/AIDS Family Counselling
    HIV and AIDS            Centre 56 Masopha Street     012 375 9337         Orphaned and Vulnerable Children Care
    PROJECTS                Saulsville, The tramshed     072 313 3165         Other chronic diseases, TB.

    Katlehong Resource      JHB                          011 905 0915           Face to face and psychologists
    centre                                                                      Aids/ Children
    Nkosi’s Haven           JHB                          011 726 7581           Care centres for HIV/AIDS mothers and children
                                                                                They are able to live in an environment of
                                                                                 acceptance and understanding
    Life line               National Number              011 714 2000           24 hr Telephonic counseling
                            JHB –                                               Face to face counseling
                            Norwood                      0861 322 322           No charge
                            Alexandra                    011 728 1347           Trauma/ Depression/ AIDS/pre and post abortion
                            East Rand                    011 443 3555
                            Krugersdorp                  011 422 4242
                            Soweto                       011 422 4242
                            Vaal triangle                011 988 0155
                            West rand                    016 428 1640
                                                         011 665 2281/2111
                            Pretoria
                                                         012 342 2222/
                                                         012 342 9000

                            Nelspruit                    013 755 3606
                            Klerksdorp                   018 462 1234
                            Mafikeng                     018 381 4263
                            Rustenburg                   014 597 2000

                            CAPE TOWN                    021 461 1111
                            Childline                    021 762 8198
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                           Khayalitsha                   021 361 9077

                           Port Elizabeth                041 585 5581
                           East London                   043 722 200

                           DURBAN                        031 312 2323/
                           Pietermaritzburg              031 303 1344
                           Shelly beach                  033 394 4444
                                                         039 315 5447
                           BLOEMFONTEIN                  057 352 2212
                           NAMIBIA                      09264 6123 2221
                           BOTSWANA                     09267 3911 270
 Peace of Mind Center      PRETORIA                      012 805 7007          Free counselling for HIV
                           Mamelodi                                            www.peaceofmindcenter.org.za


3. ALTERNATIVE HEALING

ASSOCIATION                AREA                          CONTACT NO               SERVICES
Holistic medical Centre    JHB Dunkeld West              011 447 0525            Homeopathic treatment
                                                                                 Resident Psychologist
                                                                                 From R300 per session
Holistic Healing Centre    JHB Olivedale                 011 704 3644            Out patient programme
                                                                                 Mon- Fri (09:00 – 17:00)
Universal healing Centre   JHB North riding              011 704 3644            Out patient programs

Refloxologists             JHB
                           Bryanston                     082 553 8587         Moira Du Toit
                           Bezvalley                     011 614 6951         Sister Jenny

                           PTA
                           Waterkloof Glen             083 592 8280           Jenny Goldstone
                           Warmbaths                   082 690 7770/          Susanne Smith
                                                       014 736 4737

4. COUNSELLING

ASSOCIATION                  AREA                        CONTACT NO               SERVICES
702 Helpline                 Mon – Fri 10:00 – 13:00     011 315 8498          Telephonic counselling
Bryanston Counselling      JHB Peter Place –             011 706 2091          Donation based
centre                     Wendy                         083 6544027           Face to face counseling for trauma/ bereavement/
                           Mon - Fri                                           marital problems/ HIV/ AIDS
Braamfontein Trauma        JHB                           011 403 5102          Free Trauma counselling
Centre
Cape Mental Health         CAPE TOWN                     021 447 9040            Deals with mentally ill and disabled
                           MHIC                          021 938 9229            Long term/short term counseling
                           Trauma clinic                 021 465 7373            Trauma debriefing
                                                                                 Sliding scale
Childline                  Toll free                     0800 055 555            Telephonic counselling for abused children
                                                         011 645 2000
                                                         011 648 7986
Child Welfare Society      PTA                                                 Protection of abused children and families
                           Admin                         012 460 9236          Counselling/ therapy
                           Atteridgeville                012 373 8131          No charge
                           Centurion                     012 664 2177
                           Eesterus                      012 806 7045
                           Itumeleng                     012 343 1373
                           Mamelodi                      012 805 4056/7
                           Schuber park                  012 328 2308
                           Therapy Clinic                012 343 7255
Compassionate friends      JHB                           011 440 6322 (O/H)    Telephonic and face to face counseling for parents
                                                         011 726 2411 (A/H)     who have LOST CHILDREN ONLY
                                                                               Donation based
                           Pretoria                      012 440 3751/         Support group
                           Jennifer Joss                 012 346 2445

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                              CAPE TOWN Dawn             021 788 5341
                                           Morris        021 788 1949
                              Belville – Yolanda         021 903 1301

                              DURBAN – Sharon             082 774 7953
                              Bloemfontein                051 522 1712
                              East London                 043 721 0106
                              Port Elizabeth              041 379 2188
    Dystonia Association of   JHB                        011 326 2112        Maureen Langford- National Director
    SA                        PTA                        082 410 7396        Sigi Channer- Administrator
                              CAPE TOWN                  021 850 2238
                              DURBAN                     031 261 2416
                              EAST LONDON                043 748 3810
                              PIETERMARITZBURG           033 394 8616
                              WITBANK                    013 697 2485
    Family life Centre        JHB-                        011 833 2057       R150 per session
                              Lenasia                     011 855 2359       Marriage, family youth and individual counselling
                              Parkwood                    011 788 4784/5
                              Riverlea                    011 473 1082
                              Soweto                      011 986 3290
                              Westbury                    011 477 5247
    FAMSA – family and        NATIONAL NUMBER            011 975 7106/7        R140 –initial fee
    marriage Society of                                                        Sliding scale
    South Africa              JHB                        011 833 2057          Marriage counselling
                              East rand                  011 892 4272/3/6      Relationship and teenage problems
                              Parkwood (Family Centre)   011 788 4784/5        Trauma debriefing
                              Roodepoort                 011 766 3283          Emergency No 083 285 5457
                              Soweto                     011 933 1301
                              Vaal                       016 933 8128
                              West rand                  011 766 3283

                              PTA
                              Brooklyn                   012 460 0733

                              WESTERN CAPE               021 447 7951
                              Wellington                 021 873 2377
                              Worcester                  023 347 5231

                              EASTERN CAPE
                              George                     044 874 5811
                              Knysna                     044 382 5129
                              Mossel Bay                 044 691 1411
                              Oudtshoorn                 044 272 7020
                              East London                043 743 8277
                              Grahamstown                046 622 2580
                              Port Elizabeth             041 585 9393
                              Stutterheim                043 683 1418

                              NORTHERN CAPE
                              Kimberley                   053 872 2644
                              Upington                    054 332 5616

                              NORTH WEST
                              Potchefstroom               018 293 2272

                              LIMPOPO
                              Tzaneen                    015 307 4833

                              KZN
                              Durban, Phoenix,           031 202 8987
                              Tongaat, Chatsworth,
                              Mbombolo
                              Pietermaritzburg           033 342 4945

                              MPUMALANGA
                              Secunda                    017 631 1593
                              Dullstroom                 013 254 0158

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                          FREE STATE
                          Bloemfontein       051 525 2395
                          Welkom             057 352 5191
Hospice Palliative Care   WESTERN CAPE       021 531 2094              8 am – 4 pm
Association               Pinelands                                    Takes care of terminally ill patients, 76 hospices
SA federation for         NATIONAL BRANCH    011 781 1852              Information/posters and pamphlets
mental Health             JHB                011 339 2621              Trauma debriefing
                          Bertrams           011 614 6855              Depression and anxiety
                          Soweto             011 984 4038              Sliding scale
                          Krugersdorp        011 950 7725

                          PTA                012 332 3927
                          Atteridgeville     012 373 5409
                          Laudium            012 374 3002
                          Mamelodi           012 805 5598
                          Soshanguwe         082 799 1741 (Julia)
                          Winkelspruit       013 937 0290
                          Retabiseng         013 935 8019
                          Mavis              072 123 3489
                          Mandela village    083 453 3659
                                             (Hendrik)
                          VAAL
                          Vanderbijlpark     016 931 2910
                          Sebokeng           016 592 3360

                          WESTERN CAPE
                          Observatory        021 447 9040

                          NORTERN CAPE
                          Kimberley          053 841 0537

                          EASTERN CAPE
                          Southernwood       043 722 9680/1811
                          Newton park        041 365 0502
                          Uitenhage          041 922 8025

                          FREE STATE
                          Welkom             057 352 1046
                          Bloemfontein       051 447 2973

                          DURBAN
                          Overport           031 207 2717
                          Pietermaritzburg   031 392 7230/1
                          Empangeni          035 772 2664/2219

                          NORTH WEST
                          Potchefstroom      018 297 5270

                          LIMPOPO PROV
                          Tzaneen            015 307 4732/5941

                          MPUMALANGA
                          Ermelo             017 819 3184
                          Middleburg         013 282 7177/7846
                          Nelspruit          013 778 9896
                          Secunda            017 631 2506
Gay issues                JHB Gareth Hunt    082 863 2721            Psychologists dealing with gay issues
                          Warwick Allan      011 706 3856
Gay and lesbian           JHB                011 487 3810            Free Counselling
counselling                                                          Information
                          PTA                012 344 5108

                          CAPE TOWN          021448 3812
Hijack Clinic             RAU                011 489 3106              Counselling for trauma hijackings
                                                                       Children and Family
                                                                       R220 per session
                                                                       Sliding scale too
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    Heart reach –                JHB                         011 794 3354    Telephonic and face to face counseling in
    Pregnancy counselling                                    082 330 1437     pregnancy issues
    Johannesburg                 JHB-                                        Information/Referrals/ Housing/ old age homes
    Association for the Aged     Dunkeld West                011 435 4171    Individual and group counselling
    (NAFTA)                      Eldorado Park               011 945 3335
                                 Ennerdale                   011 855 1731
                                 Southern areas              011 683 1279
                                 Randburg                    011 787 2892
    Ministry of reconciliation   JHB Mayfair                 082 497 8424      Family and relationship counselling
                                                                               Donation based
    Mosaic – Abused woman        CAPE TOWN                   021 761 7585      No charge Counselling for abused woman
                                                                               Legal assistance for abused woman
    National Institute for       JHB                                           No charge
    Crime prevention and         Provincial office           011 403 2953      Face to face counseling for offenders and victims
    Reintegration of             Central                     011 336 5236
    Offenders (NICRO)            Germiston                   011 873 6976
                                 Krugersdorp                 011 660 8103
                                 Soweto                      011 986 1020
                                 Pretoria                    012 322 7419
                                 Vaal Triangle               016 422 2233

                                 CAPE TOWN                   021 462 0017

                                 NORTHERN CAPE               054 331 2647

                                 WESTERN CAPE                021 4421690
    NISA (institute for          JHB                                         No charge
    women development)           Lenasia                     011 854 5804    Telephone and face to face counselling for
                                 Soweto                      011 980 6236     abuse/rape and trauma
                                 Orange farm                 011 850 0637    Shelter for abused women
    Narcotics Anonymous          JHB                         011 485 5248    Telephone Counselling
                                 CAPE TOWN                   082 300 327     meetings
                                 DURBAN                      082 777 8077
    OCD Association/             JHB Janet/Paul              011 786 7030      No charge
    Support Group                                                              Telephonic and Face to face counselling
    Parent and Child             JHB                                           Sliding Scale
    counseling                   Berea                       011 484 1734      Individuals/family and Couples therapy
                                 Katlehong                   011 905 0915
                                 Soweto                      011 980 7138
                                 Rosebank                    011 447 7100
    POWA (people                 JHB –                       0800 150 150    Counselling for abused woman
    Opposing Woman               Berea                       011 642 4345    Sliding scale
    abuse)                       Katlehong                   011 860 2858
                                 Sebokeng                    016 988 1421
                                 Soweto                      011 933 2333
                                 Vosloorus                   011 906 4259
    RAU_ institute of            JHB Auckland Park           011 489 3106    Various fees
    Children and Adult                                                       All types of counseling , career guidance
    Guidance                                                                 assessment and trauma
    Salvation Army               JHB H/O                     011 718 6700    Minimal costs
                                 Krugersdorp                 011 953 1739    Various shelters/ feeding schemes/hostels/child
                                 Benoni                      011 422 4418     acre centers
                                 JHB Central                 011 838 6559    Some counseling available
                                 Doornfontein/HIV            011 402 8101
                                 Soweto Children’s home      011 986 7417
                                 Fairlands children’s home   011 782 5556
                                 Girls home Kensington       011 615 7327
    SABDA (Schizophrenia         JHB                                         Information and face to face Counselling
    & Bipolar Disorder           Blairgowrie                 011 463 9901
    Association)                 Norma Van Ginkel
                                 Beryl Allen                 011 883 9542
                                 Charmion Gibson             011 467 5274
                                 Alana Watson                011 802 6070
                                 Beryl Allen                 011 883 9542
    Schizophrenia                JHB                         0860 100 541    Donation based
    Foundation                                               011 484 9330    Telephonic and face to face counseling
                                                                             Support groups
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                            PTA                    012 804 1915/        09:00 – 12:00
                                                   012 330 1787/
                                                   012 331 2352
                            CAPE TOWN
                            Lenska Lourens         021 448 0760
                            Graham Louw            021 685 7052
S.A Sexual Health           JHB Sandton (H/O)      0860 100 262         Telephonic counseling for sexual health concerns
Association (SASH)                                 011 886 6367
Stop Woman Abuse            Toll free              0800 150 150           No charge
helpline                                                                  Telephonic counselling
Teddy bear clinic           JHB Parktown           011 481 5118/          No charge
                                                   011 481 5161           Physical exam for physical abuse
                                                                          Therapy and counseling
                            JHB court              011 838 1565           No charge for Court support
                            Krugersdorp Court      011 660 3077
                            Soweto court           011 980 8160
                            Ntabiseng              011 933 3346
Teenage Pregnancy           Toll free              0800 035 553         Mother group support
                                                                        Face to face counseling, help with adoption
Teen line/ lifeline         JHB                    011 728 1347
                            Krugersdorp            011 9534111
Twilight children           JHB Hillbrow           011 783 1011           Walk in shelter for street children
                                                   011 484 1590/1         Free counselling
Victim Support Group        JHB Community police   082 774 7564           Emotional support
                            Station                                       Face to face counseling
                                                                          No charge
WITS mental health and      JHB -                                         Telephonic and face to face counseling
Crisis Centre               Alexandra/East bank    011 443 7828           Crisis intervention/ trauma debriefing
                            Berea                  011 484 1503/4/5       Sliding scale
                            Benoni                 011 424 8812
                            East Rand              011 909 3255
                            Eldorado park          011 945 1291
                            Bertrams               011 614 6856
                            Krugersdorp            011 950 7725
                            Lenasia                011 857 2022
                            Reiger park            011 910 4071
                            Soweto                 011 984 4038
                            Thembisa               011 926 2857
                            Thokoza                011 905 2977
                            West rand              011 953 2020
Centre for the state of     JHB Jan Smuts Ave      011 403 5102         Face to face counseling
Violence & reconciliation                                               Donations welcome
Trauma Clinic
 Zululand mental health     DURBAN Bridget         035 772 2664         Face to Face counseling
                                                                        No charge
5. CHILDREN

ASSOCIATION                   AREA                 CONTACT NO              SERVICES
ADD Support group           JHB                                        Support group for Parents of ADD children
                            Sandy                  011 793 2079        Face to face counselling
                            Marina                 011 805 7899
                            Claire                 011 462 2857
                            Office                 011 888 7655
                            PTA                    012 997 0256

Autism South Africa         JHB                    011 484 9909/9923
                            Braamfontein                               Pauline@autismsouthafrica.org
                            Pauline Shelver                            jill@autism.com
                            Jill Stacey
                            Rosemary Viljoen
Childline                   JHB Annie Varden       011 645 2000        Telephone and face to face counseling for abused
                            Toll free              0800 055 555         children
                                                   0861 322 322

Child Welfare Society       JHB                    011 298 8500        Protection of abused children and their families


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    Child in crisis            West rand                   082 444 4000

    Crime Stop and Child       DURBAN                      0860 010 111        Investigative ONLY
    protection unit                                        031 337 2323/4

    Child victims of Sexual,   Toll free                   0800 035 553         No charge
    emotional and physical     PTA                         012 638 1155         Face to face counseling for child molesting
    abuse                      CAPE TOWN                   021 638 1155

    Child Welfare Society      PTA                                              Protection of abused children and families
                               Admin                       012 460 9236         Counselling/ therapy
                               Atteridgeville              012 373 8131         No charge
                               Centurion                   012 664 2177
                               Eesterus                    012 806 7045
                               Itumeleng                   012 343 1373
                               Mamelodi                    012 805 4056/7
                               Schuber park                012 328 2308
                               Therapy Clinic              012 343 7255
    Domestic violence, Child   JHB Braamfontein            011 403 3413/9       Protection of children by police
    protection and sexual      Soweto                      011 982 7774         Investigation into abuse
    offences Unit
    Door of Hope               JHB                         011 432 2913         Place of safety for children (between 0-6 years)
                               Barbara Rd.                                      Find Christian families that are willing to adopt
                               Glenvista 2091
    Katlehong Resource         JHB                         011 905 0915         Face to face , psychologists
    centre                                                                      Aids, Children
    Indian helpline            JHB                         011 231 5050         Social, child, family issues

    Parent and Child           JHB                                                Sliding Scale
    counseling                 Berea                       011 484 1734           Individuals/family and Couples therapy
                               Katlehong                   011 905 0915/5885      Children
                               Soweto                      011 980 7138           Play therapy
                               Rosebank                    011 447 7100           Trauma counseling
                               PTA                         012 205 1083           Fees are NEGOTITIABLE
    RAU_ institute of          JHB Auckland Park           011 489 3106           Various fees
    Children and Adult                                                            All types of counseling , career guidance,
    Guidance                                                                       assessment and trauma
    Rhema Care Centres         JHB Marlboro                011 444 4747           Operates several homes and shelters
                               Soweto                      011 980 2040           For street boys, abused woman and children
                               Street children             011 334 1302           Day Care
                                                                                  Homeless people
    Salvation Army             JHB H/O                     011 718 6700           Minimal costs
                               Krugersdorp                 011 953 1739           Various shelters/ feeding schemes/hostels/child
                               Benoni                      011 422 4418            acre centers
                               JHB Central                 011 838 6559           Some counseling available
                               Doornfontein                011 782 5556

                               Soweto Children’s home      011 986 7417
                               Fairlands children’s home   011 402 8101
                               Girls home Kensington       011 615 7327

    Society for Children &     JHB                         011 792 9988/7       School for autistic children
    Adults with Autism         Parktown                                         8 am – 1 pm Mon- Fri
                                                                                Need to contact the school & make an
                                                                                 appointment
    Teddy bear clinic          JHB Parktown                011 481 5118/        No charge
                                                           011 481 5161         Physical exam for physical abuse
                               JHB court                   011 838 1565         Therapy and counseling
                               Krugersdorp Court           011 660 3077         No charge for Court support
                               Soweto court                011 980 8160
    Teen line/ lifeline        JHB                         011 728 1347
                               Krugersdorp                 011 953 4111
    The Parent Centre          CAPE TOWN                   021 762 0116
                               Khayelitsha                 021 361 9382
    Twilight children          JHB Hillbrow                011 783 1011         Walk in shelter for street children
                                                           011 484 1590/1       Free counselling

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                                                      011 484 6278
Women and men              Kids clinic                011 892 0404        Free of charge
against Child abuse        Adult Survivor of child    011 789 8815        Medical &psychological assessments, therapy
                           abuse Support group                            Support group meetings
                                                                          Children free, adults small fee
Children on the Move:      PTA Field Operating        012 320 8650         HIV/AIDS Family Counselling
HIV and AIDS               Centre 56 Masopha Street   012 375 9337        Orphaned and Vulnerable Children Care
PROJECTS                   Saulsville, The tramshed   072 313 3165        Other chronic diseases, TB.

6. DISABLED

ASSOCIATION                AREA                       CONTACT NO             SERVICES
Access college             JHB stadium                011 402 3471          No fee
                                                                            Training for disabled people for free
Cape Mental Health         CAPE TOWN                  021 447 9040          Deals with mentally ill and disabled
                           Trauma clinic              021 938 9229          Long term/short term counseling
                                                      021 465 7373          Trauma debriefing, SLIDING SCALE
Disabled people of S.A     JHB                        011 333 4505          No charge
                           CAPE TOWN                  021 422 0357          Face to face counseling and help with
                           DURBAN                     031 404 9523           employment
                           EAST LONDON                043 722 9680
                           WELKOM                     057 353 3091
                           NELSPRUIT                  013 794 1711

7. EATING DISORDERS

ASSOCIATION                  AREA                       CONTACT NO           SERVICES
Anorexia and Bulimia         JHB                        011 728 0850/
                                                        011 646 4509
                                                        082 777 0528
                             CAPE TOWN                  021 712 4926
Crescent Clinic              JHB                        011 792 9400
                                                        Claire
Eating Disorders unit        JHB                        011 535 3000      Sliding scale
(Tara Clinic)                                                             Inpatient facilities
                             CAPE TOWN                                    Need a referral from a
                             Kenilworth Clinic          021 797 1400       GP/Psychiatrist/Psychologists
                             Tygerberg Hospital         021 938 5120/
                                                        021 938 4571
Groote Schuur Clinic         CAPE TOWN                  021 404 2151
Eating disorders Support     DURBAN- Julia              033 260 5209      Telephone counselling for sufferers and their
group                                                                      families
Face to face counselling     JHB Beulah                 083 388 7365      Face to face counselling for people with eating
                                                                           related problems
                                                                          Charge is negotiable
Over eaters Anonymous        JHB Vanette                011 640 2901      Support groups for eating disorders
                                                        083 273 9753      Bulimics and anorexics also welcomed
                             CAPE TOWN                                    OA Programme of recovery, compulsive
                                                                           overeaters

8. ELDERLEY

ASSOCIATION                AREA                       CONTACT NO             SERVICES
Alzheimer’s and related    JHB Northcliff             011 478 2234/5/6    Donation based
disorders Association                                 086 010 2681        Telephone and face to face counselling
(ARDA)
Arthritis Foundation       JHB                        011 717 2346        Information

Cape peninsula             CAPE TOWN                  021 686 7830        Mon – Fri (08:00 – 16:00)
Association for the aged
Elderly U3A                JHB Beryl                  011 883 1494        Adult education
                                                      011 946 7020        Membership – R25 p/a
Hospice                    JHB Houghton                011 483 1068       Care for terminally ill
                                                                                                              9
 Johannesburg                   JHB-                                           Information/Referrals/ Housing/ old age homes
 Association for the            Dunkeld West               011 341 0582        Individual and group counselling
 Aged (JAFTA)                   Eldorado Park              011 945 3335
                                Ennerdale                  011 855 1731
                                Southern areas             011 683 1279
                                Randburg                   011 787 2892

 9. FAMILY AND COUPLES

     ASSOCIATION                AREA                       CONTACT NO           SERVICES
     Alex Counselling centre    JHB Alexandra              011 786 6608        No charge
                                                                               Telephone and face to face counselling for sexual
                                                                                and domestic violence and trauma
     Bryanston Counselling      JHB Peter Place – Wendy    011 706 2091        Donation based
     centre                     Mon – Fri                  083 6544027         Face to face counseling for trauma/ bereavement/
                                                                                marital problems/ HIV/ AIDS
     Cher Psychology Centre     JHB Houghton               011 728 1754        R230 per session
                                                                               Trauma counseling
                                                                               Individual/family/group therapy
                                                                               Hypnotherapy
     Eating disorders Support   Durban - Julia             033 260 5209        Telephone counselling for sufferers and their
     Group                                                                      families
     FAMSA – family and         NATIONAL NUMBER            011 975 7106/7      R140 –initial fee
     marriage Society of        JHB                         011 833 2057       Sliding scale
     South Africa               East rand                  011 892 4272/3/6    Marriage counselling
                                Parkwood (Family Centre)   011 788 4784/5      Relationship and teenage problems
                                Roodepoort                 011 766 3283        Trauma debriefing
                                Soweto                     011 933 1301        Emergency No 083 285 5457
                                Vaal                       016 933 8128
                                West rand                  011 766 3283
                                PTA
                                Brooklyn                   012 460 0733

                                Western CAPE               021 447 7951
                                Wellington                 021 873 2377
                                Worcester                  023 347 5231

                                EASTER CAPE
                                George                     044 874 5811
                                Knysna                     044 382 5129
                                Mossel Bay                 044 691 1411
                                Oudtshoorn                 044 272 7020
                                East London                043 743 8277
                                Grahamstown                046 622 2580
                                Port Elizabeth             041 585 9393
                                Stutterheim                043 683 1418

                                NORTHERN CAPE
                                Kimberley                   053 872 2644
                                Upington                    054 332 5616

                                NORTH WEST
                                Potchefstroom              018 293 2272

                                LIMPOPO PROV
                                Tzaneen                    015 307 4833

                                Durban                     031 202 8987
                                Pietermaritzburg           033 342 4945

                                MPUMALANGA
                                Secunda                    017 631 1593
                                Dullstroom                 013 254 0158
                                BLOEMFONTEIN               051 525 2395
                                                           057 352 5191
                                Welkom
     Family life Centre         JHB-                                           R150 per session

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                              Central              011 833 2057          Marriage, family youth and individual counselling
                              Lenasia              011 855 2359
                              Parkwood             011 788 4784/5
                              Riverlea             011 473 1082
                              Soweto               011 986 3290
Jewish Community              JHB Sandringham      011 532 9616          Pre marital counselling, general , trauma
Services                                                                  counselling
Ministry of reconciliation    JHB Mayfair          082 497 8424          Family and relationship counselling
                                                                         Donation based
NISA (institute for           JHB Lenasia          011 854 5804          No charge
women development)            Soweto               011 980 6236          Telephone and face to face counselling for
                              Orange farm          083 303 1291           abuse/rape and trauma
Parent and Child              JHB                                        Sliding Scale
counseling                    Berea                011 484 1734          Individuals/family and Couples therapy
                              Katlehong            011 905 0915
                              Soweto               011 980 7138
                              Rosebank             011 447 7100



10. GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS

ASSOCIATION                     AREA                 CONTACT NO              SERVICES
Department of health            PTA                  012 312 0000

Department of Welfare           PTA                  012 328 4026         Referral agency
                                                                          Deals with social problems, family and child
                                                                           related matters
Department of social            JHB                    011 374 1600       Counselling with domestic problems, grants,
services                        DURBAN                031 360 5419/23      probation and the courts
                                                       031 360 5111       Make appointments on Mondays
                                                                          Free of charge
                                CAPE TOWN
                                Athlone
                                                      021 483 5054
                                                       021 696 8038
                                                                            Mon –Fri (7:30 –16:00)
                                Belville               021 940 7100
                                Mitchell’s plain       021 370 4800
                                Nyanga                 021 386 1208
                                Wynberg                021 710 9800
                                Guguleta               021 638 5151
                                Langa                  021 694 1860

Association of Social           JHB Grant park       011 887 1968           Medical aid rates
workers in private practice                                                 Registered social workers
Child Welfare Society           PTA                  012 460 9236           Protection of abused children and families
                                Admin                012 373 8131           Counselling/ therapy
                                Atteridgeville       012 664 2177           No charge
                                Centurion            012 806 7045
                                Eesterus             012 343 1373
                                Itumeleng            012 805 4056/7
                                Mamelodi             012 328 2308
                                Schuber Park         012 343 7255
                                Therapy Clinic
JHB institute of social         JHB Mayfair          011 837 4151         Child and family welfare
services                        Lenasia              011 852 6016                Service centre for the aged
                                                     011852 2804          School for the mentally handicapped
                                                     011 854 9907

11. HOMES: Destitute Shelters

ASSOCIATION                     AREA                 CONTACT NO              SERVICES
Accommodation of the            Walburton Manor      011 643 1639         +/- R3210 per month
mentally ill
Cape peninsula                  CAPE TOWN            021 686 7830         Mon – Fri (08:00 – 16:00)
Association for the aged
Cerebral Palsy                  JHB Bryanston        011 789 3065         Provides accommodation and work for sufferers
Association
                                                                                                            11
                                                                                    R2000 for accommodation
     Delridge residence for      JHB Eikenhof                 011 948 9986          Home for the mentally ill with 24 HR nursing
     the mentally ill                                         082 404 4774           supervision
     Fountain House              CAPE TOWN                    021 447 7409          Employment, training &placement for the
                                                                                     mentally
     Gordonia                    -JHB Bertram                 011 614 6855/6        Halfway house for people with major psychiatric
                                                                                     problems
     Johannesburg                JHB-                                               Information/Referrals/ Housing/ old age homes
     Association for the Aged    Eldorado Park                011 945 3335          Individual and group counselling
     (JAFTA)                     Ennerdale                    011 855 1731
                                 Southern areas               011 683 1279
                                 Randburg                     011 787 2892

     JHB Children’s Home         JHB                          011 648 1120          Shelter for children

     NISA (institute for women   JHB Lenasia                  011 854 5804          No charge
     development)                Soweto                       011 980 6236          Telephone and face to face counselling for
                                 Orange farm                  083 303 1291          abuse/rape and trauma
                                                                                    Shelter for abused women
     Naz House                   JHB                          011 726 4210          shelter

     Norman House, Place of      JHB                          011 453 7803          Children’s home of safety
     Safety
     Orlando Children’s Home     JHB                          011 935 1144          Shelter for children

     Rhema Care Centres          JHB Marlboro                 011 444 4747          Operates several homes and shelters
                                 Soweto                       011 980 7205          For street boys, abused woman and children
                                 Street children              011 334 1302
     Salvation Army              JHB H/O                      011 718 6700          Minimal costs
                                 Krugersdorp                  011 953 1739          Various shelters/ feeding schemes/hostels/child
                                 Benoni                       011 422 4418          acre centers
                                 JHB Central                  011 838 6559          Some counseling available
                                 Doornfontein                 011 782 5556

                                 Soweto Children’s home      011 986 7417
                                 Fairlands children’s home   011 402 8101
                                 Girls home Kensington       011 615 7327
     S.O.S Children’s Home       JHB                         011 792 9324           Shelter for children

     St Mary’s Children’s Home   JHB                          011 435 3820            Shelter for children
     The lords Abode Church      JHB Berea -Trevor            011 402 0104            Accommodation fro destitute people
     and shelter                                                                      Bible courses
     Twilight children           JHB Hillbrow                 011 783 1011            Walk in shelter for street children
                                                              011 484 1590/1          Free counselling
                                                              011 484 6278

  12. HOMES: Disabilities

ASSOCIATION                        AREA                      CONTACT NO        SERVICES
Benoni Goodwill Centre             117 Howard Ave, Benoni    011 422 4418
Bethany                            Bertrams                  011 614 3245             Home for abused women & children
                                                                                      No boys older than 10
Elim Havens                        Plot 388 Hawe Street,     011 396 1490/            Shelter for anybody
                                   Kempton Park              2989
Freida Hartley                     Yeoville                  011 648 6005             Adults only

Grace Community Centre             150 Muller Street,        011 648 1283             Counseling
                                   Yeoville                                           Information
Hands of Compassion                Near Lanseria             011 659 0915             Unemployment
Harmony                            9 Saratoga Ave,           011 402 8121             Pensioners -MEN
                                   Doorfontein
Ikhaya Lethemba                    176 Smith Street,         011 242 3000             For domestic violence, abuse
                                   Braamfontein
Immaculata Hall                    17 Sturdee Ave,           011 325 0329             Men to work at the shelter
                                   Rosebank
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Jesse Mission                        74 Joel Street Berea         011 642 4422
Leratong Place of love               Selection Park, springs      011 363 1368/9          Place of safety, women & children abuse

Krugersdorp Fam Care                 Ben Barnard St, Dan          011 953 1739            Homeless people centre
                                     Pienaarville
Manager Care Center                  7 Lennox Rd, Brentwood       011 967 1011/2/3        Men to Work
                                     Park, Benoni
MADIBA Village                       Eloff Street                 011 334 1828            Shelter- NO MEALS OFFERED

Nazareth House                       Randfontein                  011 756 1392            Shelter no MEALS

P.O.WA                               38 High Street, Berea        011 624 2752            Women & children centre
Rest Haven                           Larochell Primary, Cnr       011 435 7867            Women & Children centre
                                                  th
                                     JHB Rd & 11 Street
Strabane Center                      98 Kerk Street, JHB          011 336 2423            Homeless people
                                        th
Toevlugsoord                         13 Ave & Waterval            011 477 1896            Homeless people
                                     Street, New lands
The Lords Place                      21 Saratoga Ave,             011 402 0104            Homeless people
                                     Doornfontein
The Haven                            17 Progress Road Lind        011 763 4423            Men to work packing
                                     haven
The Haven                            11 Diagonal Street, JHB      011 435 7867            Disability Grants ONLY

Usundizo                             80 Albert Street, JHB        011 334 1143            Women & Children centre
Witwatersrand Home                   36 Escombo Avenue,           011 482 2060/1          Pensioners Old Age Home
                                     Parktown West

  13. INTERNATIONAL NUMBERS

 ASSOCIATION                     AREA                                                    CONTACT NO
 America                         Anxiety disorders of America                        091 202 363 3891

                                 National depressive and manic depressive            800 826 3632
                                 association                                         091 312 642 0049

                                 National mental Health Association                  800 969 6642

 United kingdom                  Depression alliance UK                              094 4171 633 0557



14. LEGAL ISSUES

  ASSOCIATION                      AREA                         CONTACT NO               SERVICES
  Black Sash                       JHB                          011 834 8361/2/3      No charge
                                                                                      Advice on labour-related, child security and social
                                   CAPE TOWN                    021 461 7804           services issues
                                   Grahamstown                  046 622 8091          Human rights violation
                                   Knysna                       044 382 4458
                                   DURBAN                       031 301 9215
                                   Pietermaritzburg             033 342 6368
  Business against Crime           JHB Sandown                  011883 0717

  Cher Psychology Centre           JHB Houghton                 011 728 1754            R230 per session
                                                                                        Trauma counseling
                                                                                        Individual/family/group therapy
                                                                                        Hypnotherapy
  Commission for conciliation,     JHB                          011 377 6650/           Handles queries regarding employment practices
  Mediation and Arbitration                                     011 377 6600             and unfair dismissals
  (CCMA)
  Community Law and                JHB Checkers Centre          011 315 7879          Legal advice & counselling
  Counselling Centre                                            011 315 0955
  Consumer Advocacy                CAPE TOWN                    021 447 9040          Advocating Mental Health issues
  Consumer Court –                 JHB                          011 355 8008          Consumer education and info
  complaints

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 Crime Stop and child                                   0860 010 111           Investigative only
 protection Unit
 Divorce Mediation               Yvonne Fuller          083 280 4807             No charge
                                 Gayleen Bakkerus                                Short term marriage counselling
 Europe Assist                   Access Health          011 359 5000             Legal assistance
                                                                              
                                                                                   rd
                                                                                  3 party claims
 Family Court                    JHB                    011 833 1330             Family court including maintenance

 JHB community legal             JHB Market Str         011 336 9017           Tues and Thur Morning
 centre                                                                        Must earn less than R2000
                                                                               No telephonic advice
                                                                               Civil, accidents and divorce
                                                                               Free Service
 Legal Equity options            JHB The Hill           011 435 0727/8         Employment agency placing people with
                                                                                disabilities and mental illnesses
 Legal resource Centre           JHB Rissik STR         011 836 9831           Free of charge
                                                                               Advice on land, constitutional law and consumer
                                                                                matters
                                                                               No criminal/labour/divorce cases
 Missing Persons Bureau/                                0860 010 111
 Crime stop                                             0860 130 860
 Mosaic – Abused woman           CAPE TOWN              021 761 7585             No charge
                                                                                 Counselling for abused woman
                                                                                 Legal assistance for abused woman
 UNISA Legal Aid                 PRETORIA               012 420 5032             Legal Assistance
                                                        012 420 5051
 Wits Law clinic                 JHB Parktown           011 717 8562             No telephone advice
                                                                                 Mon (Family)
                                                                                 Tues and Thur (General)
                                                                                 Wed (labour)
                                                                                 Thur (housing)
                                                                                 Fri (criminal)
 Women’s Legal Status            JHB Parktown North     011 788 4207             Telephonic advice only
 Committee                                              011 726 1859             Legal rights regarding divorce/ maintenance/
                                                                                  custody


 15. MENTAL HEALTH

     ASSOCIATION                 AREA                          CONTACT NO                 SERVICES
     Attention Deficit &         JHB                           011 888 7655           
     Hyperactivity Support
     Group (ADHASA)
     Autism South Africa         JHB                           011 484 9909           
     Cape Mental Health          CAPE TOWN                     021 447 9040              Deals with mentally ill and disabled
                                                                                         Long term/short term counseling
                                                                                         Trauma debriefing, Sliding scale
     Central Gauteng Mental      JHB (Central Office)          011 614 9890              Support Group for persons with mental illness and
     Health Society (CAM         SOWETO                        011 984 4038               their family members
     support group)              DAVEYTON                      011 424 8004
                                 TEMBISA/MIDRAND               011 926 2857
                                 GORDONIA                      011 614 6855
     Jullo Centre Customised     DURBAN                                                  Assesses patients and recommends patients
     Life Management             Dr. L Naidoo                  083 799 1872              Depression, addiction and stress
                                                               031 469 3472              Mon – Fri (8:00 -16:00)
     Mastermind Centre           CAPE TOWN                     021 712 7100              Monthly sessions
                                 Dr. Christa Hall                                        Private sessions in stress and panic attacks
     Mental health information   CAPE TOWN                     021 938 9229              Information and referrals
     centre                                                                            Mon – Fri (9:00 – 18:00)
     MRC Research Unit           CAPE TOWN                     021 938 0911            Free evaluation and treatment for people who
                                                                                        suffer from anxiety or PTSD
     Mindfulness – Stress        CAPE TOWN                                             Stress reduction
     reduction clinic            Dr. S Whitesman               021 480 6177
                                 Linda Kantor                  021 424 4791
     SA federation for mental    NATIONAL BRANCH               011 781 1852            Information/posters and pamphlets
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 Health                     JHB                011 339 2621         Trauma debriefing
                            Bertrams           011 614 6855         Depression and anxiety
                            Soweto             011 984 4038         Sliding scale
                            Krugersdorp        011 950 7725

                            PTA                012 332 3927
                            Atteridgeville     012 373 5409
                            Laudium            012 374 3002
                            Mamelodi           012 805 5598
                            Soshanguwe         082 799 1741
                            Winkelspruit       (Julia)
                            Retabiseng         013 937 0290
                            Mavis              013 935 8019
                            Mandela village    072 123 3489
                                               083 453 3659
                            VAAL               (Hendrik)
                            Vanderbijlpark
                            Sebokeng           016 931 2910
                                               016 592 3360
                            WESTERN CAPE
                            Observatory
                                               021 447 9040
                            NORTERN CAPE
                            Kimberley
                                               053 841 0537
                            EASTERN CAPE
                            Southernwood
                            Newton park        043 722 9680/1811
                            Uitenhage          041 365 0502
                                               041 922 8025
                            FREE STATE
                            Welkom
                            Bloemfontein       057 352 1046
                                               051 447 2973
                            DURBAN
                            Overport           031 207 2717
                            Pietermaritzburg
                            Empangeni          031 392 7230/1
                                               035 772 2664/2219
                            NORTH WEST
                            Potchefstroom
                            LIMPOPO PROV       018 297 5270
                            Tzaneen
                                               015 307 4732/5941
                            MPUMALANGA
                            Ermelo
                                               017 819 3184
                            Middelburg
                                               013 282 7177/7846
                            Nelspruit
                                               013 778 9896
                            Secunda
                                               017 631 2506
 Society for Children and   JHB                011 7262445         
 Adults with Autism
 Witwatersrand Mental       JHB –                                   Sliding Scale
 health                     Berea              011 484 1503/4       Short term counseling for life crisis and   trauma
                            Bertrams           011 614 9890         Individuals with mental illnesses
                            Daveyton           011 424 8004
                            Eldorado Park      011 945 1291
                            Kensington         011 339 2621
                            Krugersdorp        011 950 7725
                            Lenasia            011 852 2144
                            Reiger park        011 910 4071
                            Soweto             011 984 4038/9
                            Sephong            011 909 3255
                            Thembisa           011 926 2857
                            Thokoza            011 905 2977
                            West Rand          011 953 2020


16. MENTAL HEALTH: RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES
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Gordonia Psychiatric            JHB-                          011 614 6855/6/8
rehabilitation Centre           42 Berea Rd, Betrams                                         Protective Workshops
                                                                                             Licensed Home mental illness
                                                                                              (non residential)
                                                                                             Ages – 18 and up

The Balkins                     JHB                           011 614 4002
                                11 Feret Street, Kensington                                  Most people are referred by
                                                                                              Jewish helping hand
                                                                                              Psychiatric after care(half-way
                                                                                               house) (residential)
Threshold Foundation            JHB                           011 624 3151               Group home, Licensed home
                                                                                         Residential centre with workshops
Walberton Manor(Talisman        JHB                           011 643 1639               Learning equity options Projects
Foundation                      1 Princess place                                         Licensed home- mental illness
                                Parktown                                                 Psychiatric aftercare centre
                                                                                         Adults
East Rand Care Centre           JHB                           011 816 1705               Residential special care centre
                                East Rand, Benoni             011 816 1018               All ages, mental handicap
Struisbult Care Centre          JHB                           011 818 5750               Psychiatric hospital, semiprivate
                                6 Vogelstruisbult Street
                                Struisbult
                                Springs
Waverley Care Centre            JHB                           011 828 9938              Psychiatric Hospital
                                Cnr Main Reef Rd &            011 828 9616              3 years & up
                                DuPreez                                                 Mental illness and mental
                                Germiston                                                handicap
Irene Homes                     Pretoria                      012 667 1035            Residential centers & workshops
                                Irene                                                 Mental illness & moderate handicap
                                                                                      Protective workshop
Yana (Group homes and drop-in   Pretoria                      012 330 1797            Group home – Mental illness
                                       th
centre)                         420 14 Avenue                                         (Schizophrenia)
                                Rietfonttein                                          Psycho social rehab centre
                                                                                      Occupational therapy
                                                                                      Psycho education


  17. MENTAL HEALTH- Protective Workshops (non-residential)

Kadimah Occupational Centre     JHB                           011 643 2769           Protective Workshop
                                20 Doris Street                                      Mental Illness (mainly) and
                                Berea                                             moderate mental handicap
Gordonia Psychiatric Rehab      JHB                           011 615 6855/6/8    Licensed home
Centre                          42 Berea Rd, Bertrams                             Protective workshops
                                                                                 (Non residential)
Threshold Foundation            JHB                           011 624 3151        Licensed home
                                                                                  Non residential
Reiger Park Protective          JHB- East Rand                011 910 4071        Protective Workshop
Workshop- Wits Mental Health    Wits Mental Health Society                        Mental illness & Mental
                                Reiger Park Office                                handicap
Thusanang Protective            JHB                           011 424 8812        Protective workshops
Workshop                        Wits Mental Health Society                        Mental handicap & mental
                                Daveyton Office                                   illness
Eurisco Centre for mentally     JHB                           016 422 0423        Multiple disability
handicapped adults              Quagga Street                                     Mental illness and day care
                                Leeuhof
                                Vereeniging
Roger Stephen Protective        Pretoria                      012 321 8090           School leaving age and up
Workshop                                                                             Protective workshop

18. OTHER ILLNESS

  ASSOCIATION                   AREA                             CONTACT NO          SERVICES
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ADD Support group             JHB                                  Support group for Parents of ADD children
                              Sandy                 011 793 2079   Face to face counselling
                              Marina                011 314 5455
                              Office                011 888 7655
                              PTA                   012 997 0256
Cancer Association of South   Toll free             0800 226 622
Africa                        JHB
                              Bedford view          011 616 7662
                              Saxon world           011 646 5628
                              East Rand             011 393 1141
                              Soweto                011 935 1295
                              Lenasia               011 855 9768

                              PTA                   012 329 3036
                              Atteridgeville        012 373 7228
                              Mamelodi              012 805 1471
                              VAAL                  016 423 3506

                              WESTERN CAPE          021 689 5347
                              Calvinia              027 341 2769
                              Beaufort West         023 415 1971
                              George                044 874 4824
                              Hermanus              028 316 3678

                              FREE STATE/N CAPE
                              Bloemfontein          051 444 2580
                              Kimberley             053 831 2968

                              MPUMALANGA            013 741 5368

                              DURBAN                031 205 9525

                              NW PROVINCE           014 533 0694
                              LIMPOPO               015 297 1268

                              EASTERN CAPE          041 373 5157
Cerebral Palsy Association    JHB Bryanston         011 789 3065    Provides accommodation and work for
                                                                     sufferers
                                                                    R2000 for accommodation
Cerebral Palsy Parents        Forest Town           011 646 0131    Support group for parents
Support group
Dystonia Association SA       JHB                   011 326 2112   
Epilepsy SA                   CAPE TOWN             021 447 3014   
                              JHB                   011 816 2040
Fibromyalgia (arthritis       JHB                   011 717 2346    Information
foundation)
                              CAPE TOWN             021 425 2344

Heart & Stroke Foundation     CAPE TOWN             021 447 4222   
SA
Headway Support group         JHB Rob – Hyde Park   011 442 5733    R50 membership fee per year
                                                                    Support for brain injured people
Migraine Helpline                                   0860 678 268   
Mended Hearts Support         CAPE TOWN             021 447 4222    Cardiac patients and their families
Group
Multiple Sclerosis SA                               0860 456 722   
Muscular Dystrophy            JHB                   011 789 7635   
Foundation of SA
National Osteoporosis                               0861 102 265   
Foundation of SA
Parkinson’s Association                             011 787 8792    Information, Sell books, tapes and videos

SA Preemies Association                             0860 727 736    Premature Babies Support Group
SA Diabetes Association       Toll Free             0800 121 555    Counselling and information

Schizophrenia and Bipolar     JHB                                   Information and face to face counselling for
Disorder Association          Blairgowrie           011 463 9901     bipolar and schizophrenic patients

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 (SABDA)                        Norma Van Ginkel
                                Beryl Allen                  011 883 9542
                                Charmion Gibson              011 467 5274
 Schizophrenia Foundation       JHB                          0860 100 541           Donation based
                                                             011 484 9330           Telephonic and face to face counseling
                                PTA                          012 804 1915/          Support groups
                                                             012 330 1787/
                                 CAPE TOWN                   012 331 2352
                                Lenska Lourens               021 448 0760
                                Graham Louw                  021 685 7052
 PHRENAID                       KZN                            031 460 5107         Schizophrenia support
                                Wendy Robinson              031 469 4668 (home)
 Vaccine Helpline                                              0860 160 160        
 Women’s Health                                                0800 116 941        

19. POISION
 ASSOCIATION                    AREA                     CONTACT NO                     SERVICES
 Poison Information centre      JHB Garden city Clinic   011 495 5112                 24 HR service
                                Netcare Poison           0800 333 444                 Call if you have medication enquiries
                                Information Centre
 Red Cross Poison Line          CAPE TOWN                021 689 5227                 24HRS, 7 days a week
                                                                                      Call center no doctors on call
                                                                             

 20. PREGNANCY AND ABORTION ISSUES

     ASSOCIATION                AREA                     CONTACT NO               SERVICES
     Disa Sexual health and     JHB Dr Elna Mc Ntosh     011 787 1222          Consultation for all sexual health problems &
     termination of pregnancy                                                   abortion
     clinic
     Heart reach – Pregnancy    JHB                      011 794 3354          Telephonic and face to face counseling in
     counselling                                         082 330 1437           pregnancy issues
     Pregnancy Crisis service   JHB                      011 614 3149          Telephonic counseling for pregnant women in
                                Kensington               083 309 0740           crisis only

                                PTA                      012 343 6401

                                DURBAN                   031 827 6912
                                Linn Bluff               083 227 6712
     Post Natal Depression      JHB                      083 327 2382          No Charge/sliding scale
     Support Association                                                       Support Groups
     (PNDSA)                    KZN                      083 265 9790          Telephonic and face to face counselling

                                Cape Town                021 797 4498
                                Colleen                  082 882 0072
                                Liz Mills                083 309 3960
     Teenage Pregnancy          Toll free                0800 035 553          Mother group support, face to face, help with
                                                         0860 181 818           adoption
     Termination of Pregnancy   JHB general Hospital     011 488 4159          Free of charge, Abortions
     clinic                                              011 488 3199          Call for appointments
     WITS Mental Health and     JHB -                                          Telephonic and face to face counseling
     Crisis Centre              Alexandra                011 443 7828          Crisis intervention/ trauma debriefing
                                Berea                    011 484 1503/4/5      Sliding scale
                                Braamfontein             011 339 2621
                                Benoni                   011 424 8812
                                East Rand                011 909 3255
                                Eldorado park            011 945 1291
                                Bertrams                 011 614 6856
                                Krugersdorp              011 950 7725
                                Lenasia                  011 857 2022
                                Reiger park              011 910 4071
                                Soweto                   011 984 4038
                                Thembisa                 011 926 2857
                                Thokoza                  011 905 2977

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                                West rand                      011 953 2020

21. RAPE & WOMEN ABUSE

ASSOCIATION                    AREA                              CONTACT NO            SERVICES
ADAPT                          JHB                               011 885 3309      
Midrand Campus Support         JHB Glen Austin                   011 315 8498       No charge
Group                          Mon –Fri (8:00 -17:00)                               Trauma/rape/bereavement/ domestic violence
                                                                                    Telephone and face to face counseling

National Network on            PTA                               012 348 1231       Telephonic and face to face counselling
Violence against woman                                                              No charge
NISA (institute for women      JHB Lenasia                       011 854 5804       No charge
development)                   Soweto                            011 980 6236       Telephone and face to face counselling for
                               Orange farm                       083 303 1291       abuse/rape and trauma
                                                                                    Shelter for abused women
POWA (people Opposing          JHB –                                                Counselling for abused woman
Woman abuse)                   Berea                             011 642 4345       Sliding scale
                               Katlehong                         011 860 2858
                               Sebokeng                          016 988 1421
                               Soweto                            011 933 2333
                               Vosloorus                         011 906 4259

Rape crisis 24 HRS Life        JHB                               011 728 1347       No charge
line                                                             0861 322 322       Telephonic and face to face counseling for
                                                                                     rape survivors
                               PTA                               082 340 2061


                               CAPE TOWN                         021 447 1467

                               KHAYELITSHA                       021 361 9085
                               OUDTSHOORN                        044 329 1377/82
                               PIETERMARITZBURG                  033 345 6279
                               PORT ELIZABETH                    041 484 3804
                               SOMERSET WEST                     021 852 5620
Stop Woman Abuse               Toll free                         0800 150 150         No charge
helpline                                                                              Telephonic counselling
Teddy bear clinic              JHB Parktown                      011 481 5118/        No charge
                               JHB court                         011 481 5161         Physical exam for physical abuse
                               Krugersdorp Court                 011 838 1565         Therapy and counseling
                               Soweto court                      011 660 3077         No charge for Court support
                                                                 011 980 8160
Trauma Unit                    JHB Honeydew police               011 794 4163       Trauma debriefing
                               Station                                              Trauma and rape counseling
                               Rita                              082 446 9337       (Mon –Fri)
                               Emergencies                       011 795 1969
Trauma Clinic and centre for   JHB Central                       011 403 5102       Sliding scale
the study of violence and                                                           Face to face counseling – must make an
reconciliation                 CAPE TOWN                         021 422 5518       appointment
Victim Support Group           JHB Sandton Community             082 774 7564       Emotional support
                               police Station                                       Face to face counseling
                                                                                    No charge
Women and men against          Kids clinic                       011 892 0404       Free of charge
Child abuse                                                                         Medical and psychological assessments and
                               Adult Survivor of child abuse     011 789 8815        therapy
                               Support group                                        Support group meetings

22. RELIGIOUS OR CHURCH GROUPS

ASSOCIATION                     AREA                            CONTACT NO             SERVICES
Rhema Care Centres              JHB Marlboro                    011 444 4747        Operates several homes and shelters
                                Soweto                          011 980 7205        For street boys, abused woman and children
                                Street children                 011 334 1302
Telefriend                      PTA Hatfield Christian          0861 106310         Face to face counselling
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                                   Church                       (National)                  Free of charge
                                                                012 368 2300
     The lords Abode Church and    JHB Berea -Trevor            011 402 0104                Accommodation for destitute people
     shelter                                                                                Bible courses

 23. SEXUAL, GAY AND LESBIAN ISSUES

 ASSOCIATION                       AREA                        CONTACT NO                  SERVICES
 Behind The Mask                   JHB                         011 403 5566               Gay & Lesbian Media
                                   Women’s Jail                011 403 5567               info@mask.org.za
                                   (Constitution Hill)                                    www.mask.org.za
 Disa Sexual health and            JHB Dr Elna Mc Ntosh        011 787 1222               Consultation for all sexual health problems and
 termination of pregnancy                                                                  abortion
 clinic
 Durban Lesbian and Gay            DBN                          031 301 2145              Counselling and Support Groups
 Community & Health Centre         Centre Manager:           info@gaycentre.org.za        HIV/AIDS education & support
                                   Nonhlanhla Mkhize         mc@gaycentre.org.za          Legal advice centre
                                                                                          Reading and resource centre
 Forum for the Empowerment         JHB                         011 339 1871               Donna Smith
 of women (FEW)                    Women’s                     011 339 1867/              Zanele
                                   Jail(Constitution Hill)     073 010 1490/
                                                               083 423 5044
 GALA                              Jhb                         011 717 4239               Busi/Anthony
 Gay and lesbian archives          Braamfontein                011 717 1783               Gay and lesbian archives
                                   Wits University, Wits                                  www.gala.wits.ac.za
                                   Library                                                gala@library/wits.ac.za
 Gay issues                        JHB Gareth Hunt             082 863 2721               Psychologists dealing with gay issues
                                   Frank Bergmann              011 706 3856

 Gay Christian Bible Study and     PTA East                    083 226 5265            Support for Gay couples
 Support Group                     Marisa
 Gay and lesbian counselling       JHB                         011 487 3810                Telephonic counselling

                                   PTA                         012 344 6500/
                                                               012 344 5108
                                   CAPE TOWN                   021 422 2500/
                                                               021448 3812
 Love Life Sexual Health           Toll free                   0800 121 900               Sexual health
 Line                                                                                     Information and counselling
 OUT                               PTA                         012 344 5122               Support services
                                   Arcadia                     083 253 5122               Counselling for Gay and Lesbian issues
 S.A Sexual Health                 JHB                         0860 100 262               Telephonic counseling for sexual health concerns
 Association (SASHA)               Sandton (H/O)               011 783 7375




 24. SLEEP DISORDERS

     ASSOCIATION                   AREA                        CONTACT NO              SERVICES
     Sleeepwake Disorder Centre     JHB Morningside            011784 0278/9          Diagnostic testing of people with sleep disorders
     Sleep clinic                  JHB Dr Wolberg              011 640 7763           For non medical aid patients
                                   (Milpark)
     Sleep Laboratory              JHB Parktown                011 717 2506           Research only
                                                               011 717 2453

 25. SUPPORT GROUPS AND OTHER NGO’S

 ASSOCIATION                       AREA                        CONTACT NO                  SERVICES
 Adult Survivor of child abuse    JHB                          011 789 8815               No charge
 (ASCA)                           Boksburg                     011 8920404                Weekly support groups
 ADD Support group                JHB                                                     Support group for Parents of ADD children
                                  Sandy                        011 793 2079               Face to face counselling
                                  Marina                       011 314 5455
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                                Office                     011 888 7655
                                PTA                        012 997 0256
 Compassionate friends          JHB                         011 440 6322 (O/H)      Telephonic and face to face counseling for
                                                            011 726 2411 (A/H)       parents who have LOST CHILDREN ONLY
                                Pretoria (Jennifer Joss)     012 440 3751/          Donation based
                                                               012 346 2445         Support group

                                CAPE TOWN – Dawn              021 788 5341
                                         -Morris               021 788 1949
                                   Belville – Yolanda          021 903 1301

                                DURBAN – Sharon              082 774 7953

 Eating disorders Support       Durban - Julia             033 260 5209             Telephone counselling for sufferers and their
 group                                                                               families
 SOLOS Survivors of loved       DURBAN                     031 701 1830             Meet every fortnight in Durban Central
 ones suicide support           Robin                      083 556 5872
 group                          Marlene                    083 448 0008
 Stroke Support Group           PTA                        084 270 4507
                                Waterkloof Glen
 Support group for Parents of   DURBAN Savena              011 452 4966               No charge
 gay &lesbian children                                                                Telephonic counselling
 The Stress Clinic              JHB                        011 880 2334               www.thestressclinic.com
                                                                                      For people who are continuously anxious,
                                                                                       sleepless or suffer from physical ailments and
                                                                                       need a stress assessment
 Victim Support Group           JHB Sandton Community      082 774 7564               Emotional support
                                police Station                                        Face to face counseling
                                                                                      No charge
 Youthworx Wellness Centre      JHB                        011 616 2975               To assist youth with depression, substance
                                Bedfordview                                            abuse and eating, emotional and behavioural
                                Mr. Anwar Asmall                                       disorders
                                (Director)                                            Centre provides a 4 week-in-house programme
                                                                                       where the individual will stay as a resident at the
                                                                                       Youthworx while receiving counseling which is
                                                                                       then followed up with a 2-week out-patient
                                                                                       treatment.

26. TRAUMA

 ASSOCIATION                      AREA                     CONTACT NO              SERVICES
 Alex Counselling centre        JHB Alexandra              011 786 6608           No charge
                                                           011 440 4047           Telephone and face to face counselling for sexual
                                                                                   and domestic violence and trauma
 Bryanston Counselling          JHB Peter Place – Wendy    011 706 2091           Donation based
 Centre                         Mon - Fri                  083 6544027            Face to face counseling for trauma/ bereavement/
                                                                                   marital problems/ HIV/ AIDS
 Cape Mental Health             CAPE TOWN                  021 447 9040           Deals with mentally ill and disabled
                                                           021 938 9229           Long term/short term counseling
                                Trauma clinic              021 465 7373           Trauma debriefing
                                                                                  Sliding scale
 Cher Psychology Centre         JHB Houghton               011 728 1754           R230 per session
                                                                                  Trauma counseling
                                                                                  Individual/family/group therapy
                                                                                  Hypnotherapy
 Hijack Clinic                  RAU                        011 489 3106           Counselling for trauma hijackings
 Inter Trauma Nexus             PTA – Menlo ark            012 346 3655           Trauma counselling
                                                                                  Call for appointment
 Jewish Community               JHB Sandringham            011 532 9616           Pre marital counselling, general and trauma
 Services                                                                          counselling
 Martindale Counselling         JHB Newlands (Catholic     011 673 1473           Donation based
 Centre                         Church                                            Call for appointment
                                                                                  Face to face counseling for trauma


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 Midrand Campus Support       JHB Glen Austin         011 315 8498           No charge
 group                                                                       Trauma/rape/bereavement/ domestic violence
                                                                             Telephone and face to face counseling
                                                                             Mon –Fri (08:00 -17:00)
 National Network on          PTA No charge           012 348 1231           Telephonic & face to face counselling
 Violence against woman
 NISA (institute for women    JHB Lenasia             011 854 5804         No charge
 development)                 Soweto                  011 980 6236         Telephone & face to face counselling for
                              Orange farm             083 303 1291          abuse/rape & trauma
                                                                           Shelter for abused women
     Parent and Child         JHB                                            Sliding Scale
     counseling               Berea                   011 484 1734           Individuals/family & Couples therapy
                              Katlehong               011 905 0915/5885      Children
                              Soweto                  011 980 7138           Play therapy
                              Rosebank                011 447 7100           Trauma counseling
                              PTA                     012 205 1083           Fees are NEGOTITABLE
     SA Police Services       JHB
                              West Rand               011 951 1365
                              North Rand              011 928 9965
                              Bramfontein             011 497 7317
                              PTA                     012 274 7300
                              VAAL                    016 450 2252
                              KZN                     031 300 3260r
 POWA (people Opposing        JHB –                                        Counselling for abused woman
 Woman abuse)                 Berea                   011 642 4345         Sliding scale
                              Katlehong               011 860 2858
                              Sebokeng                016 988 1421
                              Soweto                  011 933 2333
                              Vosloorus               011 906 4259
 SAPU                         JHB                     012 362 4251         Employee assistance program support centre
 SAPS Related Complaints                              012 327 2663         Helpful resources for traumatized employees
 Unions                                               0860 103 055
                                                      011 403 0406

 RAU Trauma Clinic            JHB                     011 489 3106           Face to face counseling
                                                                             Donation based
 RAU_ institute of Children   JHB Auckland Park       011 489 3106           Various fees
 and Adult Guidance                                                          All types of counseling , career guidance,
                                                                              assessment and trauma
 Randburg Trauma Centre       JHB                     011 449 9038           No charge – donations welcome
                                                      083 458 5887           Telephonic and face to face counselling
 Stop Woman Abuse                                     0800 150 150           No charge
 helpline                                                                    Telephonic counselling
 Teddy bear clinic            JHB Parktown            011 481 5118/          No charge
                                                      011 481 5161           Physical exam for physical abuse
                              JHB court               011 838 1565           Therapy and counseling
                              Krugersdorp Court       011 660 3077           No charge for Court support
                              Soweto court            011 980 8160

 Trauma Unit                  JHB Honeydew police     011 794 4163         Trauma debriefing
                              Rita                    082 448 9337         Trauma and rape counseling
                              Emergencies             011 795 1969         (Mon –Fri)
                                                      082 831 0327/
                                                      083 982 6672
 Trauma Clinic and centre     JHB Central             011 403 5102         Sliding scale
 for the study of violence                                                 Face to face counseling – must make an
 and reconciliation                                                         appointment
 Victim Support Group         JHB Sandton Community   082 774 7564         Emotional support
                              police Station                               Face to face counseling
                                                                           No charge
 Wits Trauma Clinic           JHB Jan Smuts Av        011 403 5102         Face to face counseling
                                                                           Donations welcome

27. The NGOs Funded by the department of Health

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       Organization                Area        Contact No                    Services
Advice Desk for the Abused     Kwazulu Natal   031 262 5231      Domestic violence interventions

Atlantas Care Centre           Western Cape    021 5728662       Shelter for women and Children

Bramley Community police         Gauteng       011 440 8013      16 days activism, stop abuse
Forum
Centre for Early Childhood     Western Cape    021 683 2420      Promoting and protecting children’s
                                                                  rights
Dordrecht Legal Advice &       Eastern Cape    045 943 1015      Promotion of women and children’s
Community Development                                             rights
Agency
HSRC Gender &                    Gauteng       012 302 2238      Gender based violence
Development Unit                                                 Hate speech and homophobia
Jersey Farm Advice &           Eastern Cape    047 532 2868      Human Right & HIV and AIDS Legal
Information Center                                                Advice
Kgotsong Child & Family         Free State     056 515 4863      Childrens rights campaign
Welfare Society
National Deaf Services           Gauteng       011 482 1610      Center for deaf children & women
Institute of South Africa
National Building              Eastern Cape    047 532 4451      Laphum’iLanga
Construction
National Network on Violence     Limpopo       015 295 6888      Women emancipation & gender
against Women                                                     inequality
                                                                 Human rights & victim
                                                                  empowerment
Phoenix Child & Family         Kwazulu Natal   031 500 3671      Sahara Crisis Centre
Welfare Society                                                  Abused women and children
Southern African Theatre         Gauteng       011 838 8932      Artists say NO to violence against
Initiative                                                        women and children
Timbila Poetry Project           Limpopo       015 291 2088      Poetry against gender violence &
                                                                  child abuse
United Sanctuary of Domestic   Western Cape    021 572 8662
Violence
Women against Women              Gauteng       011 789 8815      16 day of no violence against
Abuse                                                             women and children
Young Women’s Christian         Free State     056 444 5307      16 days of activism campaign
Association




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