Over the past two years, the rate of femicide in South Africa is said to have increased by 117%, resulting in many women and children experiencing trauma and vulnerability, seemingly alone. We recognise that no-one should live in fear and are mindful of the unfortunate reality that a number of South African women and children live under abusive circumstances. Know where to get help. #16DaysofActivism #BeLegalWise

Know where to get help

  • LifeLine
  • Champions for Change
  • Huis Jabes
  • The Haven Light and Life Shelter – Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu Natal
  • Nelspruit Community Forum – Nelspruit, Mpumalanga
  • Peace Home – Blaauberg, Western Cape
  • SAVF Soshanguve Drop-in Centre – Tshwane, Gauteng
  • Ayran Benevolent Home – Chatsworth, KwaZulu Natal
  • Polokego Shelter for Abused Women & Children – Krugersdorp, Gauteng
  • The Cradle of Hope – Krugersdorp, Gauteng
  • ACVV Port Elizabeth – Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
  • ENGO Huis Amore – Bloemfontein, Freestate

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Self-help Legal Articles

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  • Is your child being bullied?
  • Are you an abused woman?