OTHER HELPLINE NUMBERS

 

1.      ADDICTIONS

 

ALCOHOL

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT

SERVICES

Alcoholics Anonymous

JHB

CAPE TOWN

Mon-Fri (09:00 -15:00)

011 421 1534

    021 592 5047

Telephonic counseling

Group meetings

No charge

Al-Anon

JHB

CAPE TOWN

KZN

011 435 9792

    021 592 3970

    031 304 1826

Donations welcome

Family support groups with people with drinking problems

Elim Clinic

JHB

Kempton Park

011 975 2951

www.elimclin.co.za

 

Medical aid rates – sliding scales

Inpatient treatment and 21 day sessions

Rehab for drug and alcohol addicts

First Step drug & Alcohol Recovery Centre

JHB

011 884 4060

011 883 5668

Rehab outpatient programme

Genesis

JHB

Bertrams

 

011 614 7230

 

Sliding scale

Rehab for drug and alcohol addicts

Musician and Artists program of S.A

JHB  Sydenham

Janine Lewin

082 820 8592

Rehab for Musicians and Artists with Substance abuse

Initial assessment only

Narcotics Anonymous

JHB

011 485 5248

Overeaters Anonymous

JHB

011 640 2901

Phoenix House & SANCA

JHB  Auckland Park

011 726 4210

082 351 4514 (helpline)

 

Sliding Scale

In and out patient treatment

Alcohol/ Drug/ gambling/ Smoking abuse

Family counselling

S A National Council on Alcoholism (SANCA)

JHB

Boksburg

011 917 7473

Outpatient treatment, counselling,

Free of charge, 6 week program

8am – 4pm

 

DRUG

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

Cape Town Drug counselling

CAPE TOWN

021 447 8026

    Drug Rehabilitation

Drug wise

JHB

 

011 483 3880

    Drug rehabilitation

Drug and Poison Centre

JHB

082 492 0160

   

Elim Drug and Alcohol abuse

LIMPOPO

011 975 2951

e-mail: info@elimelin.co.za

    Medical aid rates – sliding scales

    Inpatient treatment and 21 day sessions

First Step drug and Alcohol Recovery Centre

JHB

011 884 4060

011 883 5668

082 449 9431

    Rehab outpatient programme

Genesis

JHB  Bertrams

011 614 7230

    Sliding scale

    Rehab for drug and alcohol addicts

Musician and Artists program of S.A

JHB  Sydenham

011 834 1717

082 820 8592 9janine Lewin)

    Rehab for Musicians and Artists with Substance abuse

    Initial assessment, if rehab needed referred to Elim Clinic

Narcotics Anonymous

JHB

 

PTA

 

CAPE TOWN

 

DURBAN

 

011 622 3341

 

082 263 4395

 

082 130 0327

 

082 777 8077

088 127 8832

    Telephone Counselling

    Meetings 7:30 pm- 9pm most days

    www.na.org.za

Phoenix House and SANCA

JHB Auckland Park

 

 

CAPE TOWN

 

DURBAN

011 726 4210

082 351 4514 (helpline)

021 945 4080

 

031 303 2202

    Sliding Scale

    In and out patient treatment

    Alcohol/ Drug/ gambling/ Smoking abuse

    Family counselling

Stepping Stones

CAPE TOWN

021 783 4230

    www.steppingstones.co.za

Tough Love S.A

 JHB Randburg

 

011 886 3344

011 886 5775 (f)

 

    Support for sufferers of substance dependency and their families mornings only

SHARP

(Self Help Addiction Recovery Programme)

JHB 41 Pretoria Street

Oaklands

www.houthtonhouse.com

 

011 728 8054

011 728 9200

 

    13 week recovery programme

    covers Group Therapy, individual therapy, education, community re-integration, family involvement

SAPS Employee Assistance

 

086 010 3055

 

 

GAMBLING ADDICTIONS

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

Phoenix House and SANCA

JHB Auckland Park

011 726 4210

082 351 4514 (helpline)

Sliding Scale

In and out patient treatment

Alcohol/ Drug/ gambling/ Smoking abuse

Family counselling

 

2.      AIDS

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

AIDS helpline

Any problem related to HIV and AIDS

0800 012 322

    Free Telephone counseling and information                                                                                                   

Aids Project

Soweto

 

011 982 1016

    Aids information

Bryanston Counselling centre

 

JHB - Peter Place – Wendy

Mon - Fri

011 706 2091

083 654 4027

    Donation based

    Face to face counseling for trauma/ bereavement/ marital problems/ HIV/ AIDS/ Depression-

    No Children

Children on the Move: HIV and AIDS PROJECTS

 

PTA Field Operating Centre 56 Masopha Street

Saulsville, The tramshed

   012 320 8650

012 375 9337

072 313 3165

   HIV/AIDS Family Counselling

    Orphaned and Vulnerable Children Care

    Other chronic diseases, TB.

Katlehong Resource centre

JHB

011 905 0915

    Face to face and psychologists

    Aids/ Children

Nkosis 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

JHB

Norwood

Alexandra

East Rand

Krugersdorp

Soweto

Vaal triangle

West rand

 

Pretoria

 

 

 

Nelspruit

Klerksdorp

Mafikeng

Rustenburg

 

CAPE TOWN

Childline

Khayalitsha

 

Port Elizabeth

East London

 

DURBAN

Pietermaritzburg

Shelly beach

 

BLOEMFONTEIN

NAMIBIA

BOTSWANA

011 714 2000

 

0861 322 322

011 728 1347

011 443 3555

011 422 4242

011 422 4242

011 988 0155

016 428 1640

011 665 2281/2111

 

012 342 2222/

012 342 9000

 

   013 755 3606

018 462 1234

018 381 4263

014 597 2000

 

021 461 1111

021 762 8198

021 361 9077

 

041 585 5581

043 722 200

 

031 312 2323/

031 303 1344

033 394 4444

039 315 5447

   057 352 2212

  09264 6123 2221

  09267 3911 270

    24 hr Telephonic counseling

    Face to face counseling

    No charge

    Trauma/ Depression/ AIDS/pre and post abortion

Peace of Mind Center

PRETORIA

Mamelodi

012 805 7007

    Free counselling for HIV

    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

Bezvalley

 

PTA

Waterkloof Glen

Warmbaths

 

082 553 8587

011 614 6951

 

 

083 592 8280

082 690 7770/

014 736 4737

 

Moira Du Toit

Sister Jenny

 

 

Jenny Goldstone

Susanne Smith

 

4.      COUNSELLING

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

702 Helpline

Mon – Fri 10:00 – 13:00

011 315 8498

    Telephonic counselling

Bryanston Counselling centre

JHB  Peter Place – Wendy

Mon - Fri

011 706 2091

083 6544027

    Donation based

    Face to face counseling for trauma/ bereavement/ marital problems/ HIV/ AIDS

Braamfontein Trauma Centre

JHB

011 403 5102

    Free Trauma counselling

Cape Mental Health

CAPE TOWN

MHIC

Trauma clinic

021 447 9040

021 938 9229

021 465 7373

    Deals with mentally ill and disabled

    Long term/short term counseling

    Trauma debriefing

    Sliding scale

Childline

Toll free

 

0800 055 555

011 645 2000

011 648 7986

    Telephonic counselling for abused children

Child Welfare Society

PTA

Admin

Atteridgeville

Centurion

Eesterus

Itumeleng

Mamelodi

Schuber park

Therapy Clinic

 

012 460 9236

012 373 8131

012 664 2177

012 806 7045

012 343 1373

012 805 4056/7

012 328 2308

012 343 7255

    Protection of abused children and families

    Counselling/ therapy

    No charge

Compassionate friends

JHB

 

 

Pretoria

Jennifer Joss

 

CAPE TOWN Dawn

                    Morris

Belville – Yolanda

 

DURBAN – Sharon

Bloemfontein

East London

Port Elizabeth

011 440 6322 (O/H)

011 726  2411 (A/H)

 

012 440 3751/  

012 346 2445

 

021 788 5341

021 788 1949

021 903 1301

 

082  774 7953

   051 522 1712

043 721 0106

041 379 2188

    Telephonic and face to face counseling for parents who have LOST CHILDREN ONLY

    Donation based

    Support group

Dystonia Association of SA

JHB

PTA

CAPE TOWN

DURBAN

EAST LONDON

PIETERMARITZBURG

WITBANK

011 326 2112

082 410 7396

021 850 2238

031 261 2416

043 748 3810

033 394 8616

013 697 2485

    Maureen Langford- National Director

    Sigi Channer- Administrator

Family life Centre

JHB-

Lenasia

Parkwood

Riverlea

Soweto

Westbury

 011 833 2057

011 855 2359

011 788 4784/5

011 473 1082

011 986 3290

011 477 5247

    R150 per session

    Marriage, family youth and individual counselling

FAMSA – family and marriage Society of South Africa

NATIONAL NUMBER

 

JHB

East rand

Parkwood (Family Centre)

Roodepoort

Soweto

Vaal

West rand

 

PTA

Brooklyn

 

WESTERN CAPE

Wellington

Worcester

 

EASTERN CAPE

George

Knysna

Mossel Bay

Oudtshoorn

East London

Grahamstown

Port Elizabeth

Stutterheim

 

 NORTHERN CAPE

 Kimberley

 Upington

 

NORTH WEST

Potchefstroom

 

LIMPOPO

Tzaneen

 

KZN

Durban, Phoenix, Tongaat, Chatsworth, Mbombolo

Pietermaritzburg

 

MPUMALANGA

Secunda

Dullstroom

 

FREE STATE

Bloemfontein

Welkom

  011 975 7106/7

 

   011 833 2057

011 892 4272/3/6

011 788 4784/5

011 766 3283

011 933 1301

016 933 8128

011 766 3283

 

 

012 460 0733

 

021 447 7951

021 873 2377

023 347 5231

 

 

044 874 5811

044 382 5129

044 691 1411

044 272 7020

043 743 8277

046 622 2580

041 585 9393

043 683 1418

 

 

 053 872 2644

 054 332 5616

 

 

 018 293 2272

 

 

015 307 4833

 

 

031 202 8987

 

 

033 342 4945

 

 

017 631 1593

013 254 0158

 

 

051 525 2395

057 352 5191

    R140 –initial fee

    Sliding scale

    Marriage counselling

    Relationship and teenage problems

    Trauma debriefing

    Emergency No 083 285 5457

Hospice Palliative Care Association

WESTERN CAPE

Pinelands

   021 531 2094

    8 am – 4 pm

    Takes care of terminally ill patients, 76 hospices

SA federation for mental Health

NATIONAL BRANCH

JHB

Bertrams

Soweto

Krugersdorp

 

PTA

Atteridgeville

Laudium

Mamelodi

Soshanguwe

Winkelspruit

Retabiseng

Mavis

Mandela village

 

VAAL

Vanderbijlpark

Sebokeng

 

WESTERN CAPE

Observatory

 

NORTERN CAPE

Kimberley

 

EASTERN CAPE

Southernwood

Newton park

Uitenhage

 

FREE STATE

Welkom

Bloemfontein

 

DURBAN

Overport

Pietermaritzburg

Empangeni

 

NORTH WEST

Potchefstroom

 

LIMPOPO PROV

Tzaneen

 

MPUMALANGA

Ermelo

Middleburg

Nelspruit

Secunda

011 781 1852

011 339 2621

011 614 6855

011 984 4038

011 950 7725

 

012 332 3927

012 373 5409

012 374 3002

012 805 5598

082 799 1741 (Julia)

013 937 0290

013 935 8019

072 123 3489

083 453 3659 (Hendrik)

 

   016 931 2910

   016 592 3360

  

 

021 447 9040

 

  

   053 841 0537

 

  

043 722 9680/1811

   041 365 0502

   041 922 8025

 

  

   057 352 1046

   051 447 2973

  

 

   031 207 2717

   031 392 7230/1

035 772 2664/2219

 

 

018 297 5270

 

 

015 307 4732/5941

 

 

017 819 3184

   013 282 7177/7846

013 778 9896

017 631 2506

    Information/posters and pamphlets

    Trauma debriefing

    Depression and anxiety

    Sliding scale

Gay issues

JHB Gareth Hunt

Warwick Allan

082 863 2721

011 706 3856

    Psychologists dealing with gay issues

Gay and lesbian counselling

JHB

 

PTA

 

CAPE TOWN

011 487 3810

 

012 344 5108

 

021448 3812

    Free Counselling

    Information

Hijack Clinic

RAU

 

 

011 489 3106

    Counselling for trauma hijackings

    Children and Family

    R220 per session

    Sliding scale too

Heart reach – Pregnancy counselling

JHB

011 794 3354

082 330 1437

    Telephonic and face to face counseling in pregnancy issues

Johannesburg Association for the Aged (NAFTA)

JHB-

Dunkeld West

Eldorado Park

Ennerdale

Southern areas

Randburg

 

011 435 4171

011 945 3335

011 855 1731

011 683 1279

011 787 2892

    Information/Referrals/ Housing/ old age homes

    Individual and group counselling

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 Crime prevention and Reintegration of Offenders (NICRO)

JHB

Provincial office

Central

Germiston

Krugersdorp

Soweto

Pretoria

Vaal Triangle

 

CAPE TOWN

 

NORTHERN CAPE

 

WESTERN CAPE

 

011 403 2953

011 336 5236

011 873 6976

011 660 8103

011 986 1020

012 322 7419

016 422 2233

 

021 462 0017

 

054 331 2647

 

021 4421690

    No charge

    Face to face counseling for offenders and victims

NISA (institute for women development)

JHB

Lenasia

Soweto

Orange farm

 

011 854 5804

011 980 6236

011 850 0637

    No charge

    Telephone and face to face counselling for abuse/rape and trauma

    Shelter  for abused women

Narcotics Anonymous

JHB

CAPE TOWN

DURBAN

011 485 5248

    082 300 327

    082 777 8077

    Telephone Counselling

    meetings

OCD Association/ Support Group

JHB  Janet/Paul

 

011 786 7030

    No charge

    Telephonic and Face to face counselling

Parent and Child counseling

JHB

Berea

Katlehong

Soweto

Rosebank

 

011 484 1734

011 905 0915

011 980 7138

011 447 7100

    Sliding Scale

    Individuals/family and Couples therapy

POWA (people Opposing Woman abuse)

JHB –

Berea

Katlehong

Sebokeng

Soweto

Vosloorus

0800 150 150

011 642 4345

011 860 2858

016 988 1421

011 933 2333

011 906 4259

    Counselling for abused woman

    Sliding scale

RAU_ institute of Children and Adult Guidance

JHB  Auckland Park

011 489 3106

    Various fees

    All types of counseling , career guidance

    assessment and trauma

Salvation Army

JHB H/O

Krugersdorp

Benoni

JHB Central

Doornfontein/HIV

Soweto Childrens home

Fairlands childrens home

Girls home Kensington

011 718 6700

011 953 1739

011 422 4418

011 838 6559

011 402 8101

   011 986 7417

   011 782 5556

   011 615 7327

    Minimal costs

    Various shelters/ feeding schemes/hostels/child acre centers

    Some counseling available

SABDA (Schizophrenia & Bipolar Disorder Association)

JHB

Blairgowrie

Norma Van Ginkel

Beryl Allen

Charmion Gibson

Alana Watson

Beryl Allen

 

011 463 9901

 

011 883 9542

011 467 5274

011 802 6070

011 883 9542

    Information and face to face Counselling

Schizophrenia Foundation

JHB

 

 

PTA

 

 

CAPE TOWN

Lenska Lourens

Graham Louw

0860 100 541

011 484 9330

 

012 804 1915/

012 330 1787/

012 331 2352

 

   021 448 0760

021 685 7052

    Donation based

    Telephonic and face to face counseling

    Support groups

    09:00 – 12:00

S.A Sexual Health Association (SASH)

JHB   Sandton (H/O)

0860 100 262

011 886 6367

    Telephonic counseling for sexual health concerns

Stop Woman Abuse helpline

Toll free

0800 150 150

    No charge

    Telephonic counselling

Teddy bear clinic

JHB Parktown

 

 

JHB court

Krugersdorp Court

Soweto court

Ntabiseng

011 481 5118/

011 481 5161

 

011 838 1565

011 660 3077

011 980 8160

011 933 3346

    No charge

    Physical exam for physical abuse

    Therapy and counseling

    No charge for Court support

Teenage Pregnancy

Toll free

0800 035 553

    Mother group support

    Face to face counseling, help with adoption

Teen line/ lifeline

JHB

Krugersdorp

011 728 1347

011 9534111

 

Twilight children

JHB Hillbrow

 

011 783 1011

011 484 1590/1

    Walk in shelter for street children

    Free counselling

Victim Support Group

JHB  Community police Station

 

082 774 7564

    Emotional support

    Face to face counseling

    No charge

WITS mental health and Crisis Centre

JHB -

Alexandra/East bank

Berea

Benoni

East Rand

Eldorado park

Bertrams

Krugersdorp

Lenasia

Reiger park

Soweto

Thembisa

Thokoza

West rand

 

011 443 7828

011 484 1503/4/5

011 424 8812

011 909 3255

011 945 1291

011 614 6856

011 950 7725

011 857 2022

011 910 4071

011 984 4038

011 926 2857

011 905 2977

011 953 2020

    Telephonic and face to face counseling

    Crisis intervention/ trauma debriefing

    Sliding scale

Centre for the state of Violence & reconciliation Trauma Clinic

JHB  Jan Smuts Ave

011 403 5102

    Face to face counseling

    Donations welcome

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

Sandy

Marina

Claire

Office

 

 

011 793 2079

011 805 7899

011 462 2857

011 888 7655

 

Support group for Parents of ADD children

Face to face counselling

Autism South Africa

JHB

Braamfontein

Pauline Shelver

Jill Stacey

Rosemary Viljoen

011 484 9909/9923

 

Pauline@autismsouthafrica.org

jill@autism.com

Childline

 

 

JHB  Annie Varden

Toll free

011 645 2000

0800 055 555

0861 322 322

 

Telephone and face to face counseling for abused children

Child Welfare Society

JHB

011 298 8500

 

Protection of abused children and their families

Child in crisis

West rand

 

082 444 4000

 

Crime Stop and Child protection unit

DURBAN

0860 010 111

031 337 2323/4

 

Investigative ONLY

Child victims of Sexual, emotional and physical abuse

Toll free

PTA

CAPE TOWN

0800 035 553

012 638 1155

   021 638 1155

 

    No charge

    Face to face counseling for child molesting

Child Welfare Society

PTA

Admin

Atteridgeville

Centurion

Eesterus

Itumeleng

Mamelodi

Schuber park

Therapy Clinic

 

012 460 9236

012 373 8131

012 664 2177

012 806 7045

012 343 1373

012 805 4056/7

012 328 2308

   012 343 7255

    Protection of abused children and families

    Counselling/ therapy

    No charge

Domestic violence, Child protection and sexual offences Unit

JHB Braamfontein

Soweto

011 403 3413/9

011 982 7774

    Protection of children by police

    Investigation into abuse

Door of Hope

JHB

Barbara Rd.

Glenvista 2091

011 432 2913

    Place of safety for children (between 0-6 years)

    Find Christian families that are willing to adopt

Katlehong Resource centre

JHB

011 905 0915

    Face to face , psychologists

    Aids, Children

Indian helpline

JHB

 

011 231 5050

    Social, child, family issues

Parent and Child counseling

JHB

Berea

Katlehong

Soweto

Rosebank

PTA

 

011 484 1734

011 905 0915/5885

011 980 7138

011 447 7100

   012 205 1083

    Sliding Scale

    Individuals/family and Couples therapy

    Children

    Play therapy

    Trauma counseling

    Fees are NEGOTITIABLE

RAU_ institute of Children and Adult Guidance

JHB  Auckland Park

011 489 3106

    Various fees

    All types of counseling , career guidance, assessment and trauma

Rhema Care Centres

JHB Marlboro

Soweto

Street children

 

011 444 4747

011 980 2040

011 334 1302

    Operates several homes and shelters

    For street boys, abused woman and children

    Day Care

    Homeless people

Salvation Army

 

 

 

 

 

 

JHB H/O

Krugersdorp

Benoni

JHB Central

Doornfontein

 

Soweto Childrens home

Fairlands childrens home

Girls home Kensington

011 718 6700

011 953 1739

011 422 4418

011 838 6559

011 782 5556

 

011 986 7417

   011 402 8101

   011 615 7327

    Minimal costs

    Various shelters/ feeding schemes/hostels/child acre centers

    Some counseling available

Society for Children & Adults with Autism

 

JHB

Parktown

011 792 9988/7

    School for autistic children

    8 am – 1 pm Mon- Fri

    Need to contact the school & make an appointment

Teddy bear clinic

JHB Parktown

 

JHB court

Krugersdorp Court

Soweto court

011 481 5118/

011 481 5161

011 838 1565

011 660 3077

   011 980 8160

    No charge

    Physical exam for physical abuse

    Therapy and counseling

    No charge for Court support

Teen line/ lifeline

JHB

Krugersdorp

011 728 1347

011 953 4111

 

The Parent Centre

CAPE TOWN

Khayelitsha

021 762 0116

021 361 9382

 

Twilight children

JHB Hillbrow

011 783 1011

011 484 1590/1

011 484 6278

    Walk in shelter for street children

    Free counselling

Women and men against Child abuse

Kids clinic

Adult Survivor of child abuse Support group

011 892 0404

   011 789 8815

    Free of charge

    Medical &psychological assessments, therapy

    Support group meetings

    Children free, adults small fee

Children on the Move: HIV and AIDS PROJECTS

PTA Field Operating Centre 56 Masopha Street

Saulsville, The tramshed

   012 320 8650

012 375 9337

072 313 3165

   HIV/AIDS Family Counselling

    Orphaned and Vulnerable Children Care

    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

Trauma clinic

 

021 447 9040

021 938 9229

021 465 7373

    Deals with mentally ill and disabled

    Long term/short term counseling

    Trauma debriefing, SLIDING SCALE

Disabled people of S.A

JHB

CAPE TOWN

DURBAN

EAST LONDON

WELKOM

NELSPRUIT

011 333 4505

021 422 0357

031 404 9523

043 722 9680

057 353 3091

013 794 1711

    No  charge

    Face to face counseling and help with employment

 

7.      EATING DISORDERS

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

Anorexia and Bulimia

JHB 

 

 

CAPE TOWN

011 728 0850/

011 646 4509

082 777 0528

021 712 4926

 

Crescent Clinic

JHB

011 792 9400

Claire

 

Eating Disorders unit (Tara Clinic)

 

 

 

 

Groote Schuur Clinic

JHB

 

CAPE TOWN

Kenilworth Clinic

Tygerberg Hospital

 

CAPE TOWN

011 535 3000

 

 

021 797 1400

021 938 5120/

021 938 4571

    021 404 2151

    Sliding scale

    Inpatient facilities

    Need a referral from a GP/Psychiatrist/Psychologists

Eating disorders Support group

DURBAN- Julia

033 260 5209

    Telephone counselling for sufferers and their 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

 

CAPE TOWN

 

011 640 2901

083 273 9753

    Support groups for eating disorders

    Bulimics and anorexics also welcomed

    OA Programme of recovery, compulsive  overeaters

 

8.      ELDERLEY

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

Alzheimers and related disorders Association (ARDA)

JHB Northcliff

011 478 2234/5/6

086 010 2681

Donation based

Telephone and face to face counselling

Arthritis Foundation

JHB

 

011 717 2346

Information

Cape peninsula Association for the aged

CAPE TOWN

021 686 7830

    Mon – Fri (08:00 – 16:00)

Elderly  U3A

JHB Beryl

011 883 1494

011 946 7020

Adult education

Membership – R25 p/a

Hospice

JHB Houghton

 011 483 1068

Care for terminally ill

Johannesburg Association for the Aged (JAFTA)

 

 

JHB-

Dunkeld West

Eldorado Park

Ennerdale

Southern areas

Randburg

 

011 341 0582

011 945 3335

011 855 1731

011 683 1279

011 787 2892

    Information/Referrals/ Housing/ old age homes

    Individual and group counselling

 

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 centre

JHB Peter Place – Wendy

Mon – Fri

 

011 706 2091

083 6544027

    Donation based

    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 Group

Durban - Julia

033 260 5209

    Telephone counselling for sufferers and their families

FAMSA – family and marriage Society of South Africa

NATIONAL NUMBER

JHB

East rand

Parkwood (Family Centre)

Roodepoort

Soweto

Vaal

West rand

PTA

Brooklyn

 

Western CAPE

Wellington

Worcester

 

EASTER CAPE

George

Knysna

Mossel Bay

Oudtshoorn

East London

Grahamstown

Port Elizabeth

Stutterheim

 

 NORTHERN CAPE

 Kimberley

 Upington

 

NORTH WEST

 Potchefstroom

 

LIMPOPO PROV

Tzaneen

 

Durban

Pietermaritzburg

 

MPUMALANGA

Secunda

Dullstroom

BLOEMFONTEIN

Welkom

  011 975 7106/7

   011 833 2057

011 892 4272/3/6

011 788 4784/5

011 766 3283

011 933 1301

016 933 8128

011 766 3283

 

  012 460 0733

 

021 447 7951

021 873 2377

023 347 5231

 

 

044 874 5811

044 382 5129

044 691 1411

044 272 7020

043 743 8277

046 622 2580

041 585 9393

043 683 1418

 

 

 053 872 2644

 054 332 5616

 

 

018 293 2272

 

 

015 307 4833

 

031 202 8987

033 342 4945

 

 

017 631 1593

013 254 0158

051 525 2395

057 352 5191

    R140 –initial fee

    Sliding scale

    Marriage counselling

    Relationship and teenage problems

    Trauma debriefing

    Emergency No 083 285 5457

Family life Centre

JHB-

Central

Lenasia

Parkwood

Riverlea

Soweto

 

011 833 2057

011 855 2359

011 788 4784/5

011 473 1082

011 986 3290

    R150 per session

    Marriage, family youth and individual counselling

Jewish Community Services

JHB Sandringham

011 532 9616

    Pre marital counselling, general , trauma counselling

Ministry of reconciliation

JHB Mayfair

082 497 8424

    Family and relationship counselling

    Donation based

NISA (institute for women development)

JHB Lenasia

Soweto

Orange farm

011 854 5804

011 980 6236

083 303 1291

    No charge

    Telephone and face to face counselling for abuse/rape and trauma

Parent and Child counseling

JHB

Berea

Katlehong

Soweto

Rosebank

 

011 484 1734

011 905 0915

011 980 7138

011 447 7100

    Sliding Scale

    Individuals/family and Couples therapy

 

 

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 services

JHB

DURBAN

 

 

CAPE TOWN

Athlone

Belville

Mitchells plain

Nyanga

Wynberg

Guguleta

Langa

 

011 374 1600

031 360 5419/23

031 360 5111

 

021 483 5054

021 696 8038

021 940 7100

021 370 4800

021 386 1208

021 710 9800

021 638 5151

021 694 1860

    Counselling with domestic problems, grants, probation and the courts

    Make appointments on Mondays

    Free of charge

   Mon –Fri (7:30 –16:00)

Association of Social workers in private practice

JHB Grant park

011 887 1968

Medical aid rates

    Registered social workers

Child Welfare Society

PTA

Admin

Atteridgeville

Centurion

Eesterus

Itumeleng

Mamelodi

Schuber Park

Therapy Clinic

012 460 9236

012 373 8131

012 664 2177

012 806 7045

012 343 1373

012 805 4056/7

012 328 2308

012 343 7255

Protection of abused children and families

Counselling/ therapy

No charge

JHB institute of social services

JHB Mayfair

Lenasia

 

011 837 4151

011 852 6016

011852 2804

011 854 9907

Child and family welfare

                      Service centre for the aged

School for the mentally handicapped

 

11.  HOMES: Destitute Shelters

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

Accommodation of the mentally ill

Walburton Manor

011 643 1639

    +/- R3210 per month

Cape peninsula Association for the aged

CAPE TOWN

021 686 7830

    Mon – Fri (08:00 – 16:00)

Cerebral Palsy Association

JHB Bryanston

011 789 3065

    Provides accommodation and work for sufferers

    R2000 for accommodation

Delridge residence for the mentally ill

JHB Eikenhof

011 948 9986

082 404 4774

    Home for the mentally ill with 24 HR nursing 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 Association for the Aged (JAFTA)

 

JHB-

Eldorado Park

Ennerdale

Southern areas

Randburg

 

011 945 3335

011 855 1731

011 683 1279

011 787 2892

 

    Information/Referrals/ Housing/ old age homes

    Individual and group counselling

JHB Childrens Home

JHB

 

011 648 1120

    Shelter for children

NISA (institute for women development)

JHB Lenasia

Soweto

Orange farm

011 854 5804

011 980 6236

083 303 1291

    No charge

    Telephone and face to face counselling for abuse/rape and trauma

    Shelter  for abused women

Naz House

JHB

 

011 726 4210

    shelter

Norman House, Place of Safety

JHB

011 453 7803

    Childrens home of safety

Orlando Childrens Home

JHB

 

011 935 1144

    Shelter for children

Rhema Care Centres

JHB Marlboro

Soweto

Street children

011 444 4747

011 980 7205

011 334 1302

    Operates several homes and shelters

    For street boys, abused woman and children

Salvation Army

JHB H/O

Krugersdorp

Benoni

JHB Central

Doornfontein

 

Soweto Childrens home

Fairlands childrens home

Girls home Kensington

011 718 6700

011 953 1739

011 422 4418

011 838 6559

011 782 5556

 

011 986 7417

   011 402 8101

   011 615 7327

    Minimal costs

    Various shelters/ feeding schemes/hostels/child acre centers

    Some counseling available

 

S.O.S Childrens Home

JHB

 

011 792 9324

    Shelter for children

St Marys Childrens Home

JHB

011  435 3820

    Shelter for children

The lords Abode Church and shelter

JHB Berea -Trevor

011 402 0104

    Accommodation fro destitute people

    Bible courses

Twilight children

JHB Hillbrow

011 783 1011

011 484 1590/1

011 484 6278

    Walk in shelter for street children

    Free counselling

 

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, Kempton Park

011 396 1490/ 2989

        Shelter for anybody

Freida Hartley

Yeoville

011 648 6005

        Adults only

 

Grace Community Centre

150 Muller Street, Yeoville

011 648 1283

        Counseling

        Information

Hands of Compassion

Near Lanseria

011 659 0915

        Unemployment

Harmony

9 Saratoga Ave, Doorfontein

011 402 8121

        Pensioners -MEN

Ikhaya Lethemba

176 Smith Street, Braamfontein

011 242 3000

        For domestic violence, abuse

Immaculata Hall

17 Sturdee Ave, Rosebank

011 325 0329

        Men to work at the shelter

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 Pienaarville

011 953 1739

        Homeless people centre

Manager Care Center

7 Lennox Rd, Brentwood Park, Benoni

011 967 1011/2/3

        Men to Work

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 JHB Rd & 11th Street

011 435 7867

        Women & Children centre

Strabane Center

98 Kerk Street, JHB

011 336 2423

        Homeless people

Toevlugsoord

13th Ave & Waterval Street, New lands

011 477 1896

        Homeless people

The Lords Place

21 Saratoga Ave, Doornfontein

011 402 0104

        Homeless people

The Haven

17 Progress Road Lind haven

011 763 4423

        Men to work packing

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, Parktown West

011 482 2060/1

        Pensioners Old Age Home

 

13.  INTERNATIONAL NUMBERS

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

America

Anxiety disorders of America

 

091 202 363 3891

 

National depressive and manic depressive association

 

800 826 3632

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

 

CAPE TOWN

Grahamstown

Knysna

DURBAN

Pietermaritzburg

011 834 8361/2/3

 

021 461 7804

046 622 8091

044 382 4458

031 301 9215

033 342 6368

    No charge

    Advice on labour-related, child security and social services issues

    Human rights violation

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, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA)

JHB

011 377 6650/

011 377 6600

    Handles queries regarding employment practices and unfair dismissals

Community Law and Counselling Centre

JHB Checkers Centre

011 315 7879

011 315 0955

    Legal advice &  counselling

Consumer Advocacy

CAPE TOWN

021 447 9040

    Advocating Mental Health issues

Consumer Court – complaints

JHB

011 355 8008

    Consumer education and info

Crime Stop and child protection Unit

 

0860 010 111

    Investigative only

Divorce Mediation

Yvonne Fuller

Gayleen Bakkerus

083 280 4807

    No charge

    Short term marriage counselling

Europe Assist

Access Health

011 359 5000

 

    Legal assistance

    3rd party claims

Family Court

JHB

 

011 833 1330

    Family court including maintenance

JHB community legal centre

JHB Market Str

011 336 9017

    Tues and Thur Morning

    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/ Crime stop

 

0860 010 111

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

012 420 5051

    Legal Assistance

Wits Law clinic

JHB Parktown

011 717 8562

    No telephone advice

    Mon (Family)

    Tues and Thur (General)

    Wed (labour)

    Thur (housing)

    Fri (criminal)

Womens Legal Status Committee

JHB Parktown North

011 788 4207

011 726 1859

    Telephonic advice only

    Legal rights regarding divorce/ maintenance/ custody

 

15. MENTAL HEALTH

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

Attention Deficit & Hyperactivity Support Group (ADHASA)

JHB

011 888 7655

   

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 Health Society (CAM support group)

JHB (Central Office)

SOWETO

DAVEYTON

TEMBISA/MIDRAND

GORDONIA

011 614 9890

011 984 4038

011 424 8004

011 926 2857

011 614 6855

    Support Group for persons with mental illness and their family members

Jullo Centre Customised Life Management

DURBAN

Dr. L Naidoo

 

 

083 799 1872

031 469 3472

    Assesses patients and recommends patients

    Depression, addiction and stress

    Mon – Fri (8:00 -16:00)

Mastermind Centre

CAPE TOWN

Dr. Christa Hall

021 712 7100

    Monthly sessions

    Private sessions in stress and panic attacks

Mental health information centre

CAPE TOWN

021 938 9229

 

    Information and referrals

   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 reduction clinic

CAPE TOWN

Dr.  S Whitesman

Linda Kantor

 

021 480 6177

021 424 4791

    Stress reduction

SA federation for mental Health

NATIONAL BRANCH

JHB

Bertrams

Soweto

Krugersdorp

 

PTA

Atteridgeville

Laudium

Mamelodi

Soshanguwe

Winkelspruit

Retabiseng

Mavis

Mandela village

 

VAAL

Vanderbijlpark

Sebokeng

 

WESTERN CAPE

Observatory

 

NORTERN CAPE

Kimberley

 

EASTERN CAPE

Southernwood

Newton park

Uitenhage

 

FREE STATE

Welkom

Bloemfontein

 

DURBAN

Overport

Pietermaritzburg

Empangeni

 

NORTH WEST

Potchefstroom

LIMPOPO PROV

Tzaneen

 

MPUMALANGA

Ermelo

Middelburg

Nelspruit

Secunda

011 781 1852

011 339 2621

011 614 6855

011 984 4038

011 950 7725

 

012 332 3927

012 373 5409

012 374 3002

012 805 5598

082 799 1741 (Julia)

013 937 0290

013 935 8019

072 123 3489

083 453 3659 (Hendrik)

 

   016 931 2910

   016 592 3360

  

 

021 447 9040

 

  

   053 841 0537

 

  

043 722 9680/1811

   041 365 0502

   041 922 8025

 

  

   057 352 1046

   051 447 2973

  

   031 207 2717

 

   031 392 7230/1

035 772 2664/2219

 

 

018 297 5270

 

015 307 4732/5941

 

 

017 819 3184

   013 282 7177/7846

013 778 9896

017 631 2506

    Information/posters and pamphlets

    Trauma debriefing

    Depression and anxiety

    Sliding scale

Society for Children and Adults with Autism

JHB

011 7262445

   

Witwatersrand Mental health

JHB –

Berea

Bertrams

Daveyton

Eldorado Park

Kensington

Krugersdorp

Lenasia

Reiger park

Soweto

Sephong

Thembisa

Thokoza

West Rand

 

011 484 1503/4

011 614 9890

011 424 8004

011 945 1291

011 339 2621

011 950 7725

011 852 2144

011 910 4071

011 984 4038/9

011 909 3255

011 926 2857

011 905 2977

011 953 2020

    Sliding Scale

    Short term counseling for life crisis and     trauma

    Individuals with mental illnesses

 

16. MENTAL HEALTH: RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES

 

Gordonia Psychiatric rehabilitation Centre

 

 

 

 

JHB-

42 Berea Rd, Betrams

 

 

011 614 6855/6/8

 

          Protective Workshops

          Licensed Home mental illness (non residential)

          Ages – 18 and up

The Balkins

JHB

11 Feret Street, Kensington

 

011 614 4002

 

          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 Foundation

JHB

1 Princess place

Parktown

011 643 1639

        Learning equity options Projects

        Licensed home- mental illness

        Psychiatric aftercare centre

        Adults

East Rand Care Centre

JHB

East Rand, Benoni

011 816 1705

011 816 1018

        Residential special care centre

        All ages, mental handicap

Struisbult Care Centre

JHB

6 Vogelstruisbult Street

Struisbult

Springs

011 818 5750

        Psychiatric hospital, semiprivate

 

 

 

Waverley Care Centre

JHB

Cnr Main Reef Rd & DuPreez

Germiston

011 828 9938

011 828 9616

        Psychiatric Hospital

        3 years & up

        Mental illness and mental  handicap

Irene Homes

Pretoria

Irene

012 667 1035

        Residential centers & workshops

        Mental illness & moderate handicap

        Protective workshop

Yana (Group homes and drop-in centre)

Pretoria

420 14th Avenue

Rietfonttein

012 330 1797

        Group home – Mental illness

   (Schizophrenia)

        Psycho social rehab centre

        Occupational therapy

        Psycho education

 

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

 

Kadimah Occupational Centre

JHB

20 Doris Street

Berea

011 643 2769

        Protective Workshop

        Mental Illness (mainly) and

   moderate mental handicap

Gordonia Psychiatric Rehab Centre

JHB

42 Berea Rd, Bertrams

011 615 6855/6/8

        Licensed home

        Protective workshops

 (Non residential)

Threshold Foundation

JHB

011 624 3151

        Licensed home

        Non residential

Reiger Park Protective Workshop- Wits Mental Health

JHB- East Rand

Wits Mental Health Society

Reiger Park Office

011 910 4071

        Protective Workshop

        Mental illness & Mental

   handicap

Thusanang Protective Workshop

JHB

Wits Mental Health Society

Daveyton Office

011 424 8812

        Protective workshops

        Mental handicap & mental

   illness

Eurisco Centre for mentally handicapped adults

JHB

Quagga Street

Leeuhof

Vereeniging

016 422 0423

        Multiple disability

        Mental illness and day care

Roger Stephen Protective Workshop

Pretoria

012 321 8090

        School leaving age and up

        Protective workshop

 

18. OTHER ILLNESS

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

ADD Support group

JHB

Sandy

Marina

Office

 

011 793 2079

011 314 5455

011 888 7655

 

Support group for Parents of ADD children

Face to face counselling

Cancer Association of South Africa

Toll free

JHB

Bedford view

Saxon world

East Rand

Soweto

Lenasia

 

PTA

Atteridgeville

Mamelodi

VAAL

 

WESTERN CAPE

Calvinia

Beaufort West

George

Hermanus

 

FREE STATE/N CAPE

Bloemfontein

Kimberley

 

MPUMALANGA

 

DURBAN

 

NW PROVINCE

LIMPOPO

 

EASTERN CAPE

0800 226 622

 

011 616 7662

011 646 5628

011 393 1141

011 935 1295

011 855 9768

 

012 329 3036

012 373 7228

012 805 1471

016 423 3506

 

021 689 5347

027 341 2769

023 415 1971

044 874 4824

028 316 3678

 

 

051 444 2580

053 831 2968

 

013 741 5368

 

031 205 9525

 

014 533 0694

015 297 1268

 

041 373 5157

 

Cerebral Palsy Association

JHB Bryanston

011 789 3065

Provides accommodation and work for sufferers

R2000 for accommodation

Cerebral Palsy Parents Support group

Forest Town

011 646 0131

Support group for parents

Dystonia Association SA

JHB

011 326 2112

Epilepsy SA

CAPE TOWN

JHB

021 447 3014

011 816 2040

Fibromyalgia (arthritis foundation)

JHB

 

CAPE TOWN

 

011 717 2346

 

021 425 2344

Information

Heart & Stroke Foundation SA

CAPE TOWN

021 447 4222

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 Group

CAPE TOWN

021 447 4222

Cardiac patients and their families

Multiple Sclerosis SA

 

0860 456 722

Muscular Dystrophy Foundation of SA

JHB

011 789 7635

National Osteoporosis Foundation of SA

 

0861 102 265

Parkinsons 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 Disorder Association (SABDA)

JHB

Blairgowrie

Norma Van Ginkel

Beryl Allen

Charmion Gibson

 

011 463 9901

 

011 883 9542

011 467 5274

    Information and face to face counselling for bipolar and schizophrenic patients

 

Schizophrenia Foundation

JHB

 

PTA

 

 CAPE TOWN

Lenska Lourens

Graham Louw

0860 100 541

011 484 9330

012 804 1915/

012 330 1787/

012 331 2352

    021 448 0760

021 685 7052

Donation based

Telephonic and face to face counseling

Support groups

PHRENAID

KZN

Wendy Robinson

031 460 5107

031 469 4668 (home)

Schizophrenia support

Vaccine Helpline

 

0860 160 160

Womens Health

 

0800 116 941

 

19. POISION

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

Poison Information centre

JHB Garden city Clinic

Netcare Poison Information Centre

011 495 5112

0800 333 444

                      24 HR service

                      Call if you have medication enquiries

 

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 termination of pregnancy clinic

JHB Dr Elna Mc Ntosh

011 787 1222

    Consultation for all sexual health problems & abortion

Heart reach – Pregnancy counselling

JHB

 

011 794 3354

082 330 1437

    Telephonic and face to face counseling in pregnancy issues

Pregnancy Crisis service

JHB

Kensington

 

PTA

 

DURBAN

Linn Bluff

011 614 3149

083 309 0740

 

012 343 6401

 

   031 827 6912

083 227 6712

    Telephonic counseling for pregnant women in crisis only

Post Natal Depression Support Association (PNDSA)

JHB

 

KZN

 

Cape Town

Colleen

Liz Mills

083 327 2382

 

083 265 9790

 

021 797 4498

082 882 0072

083 309 3960

    No Charge/sliding scale

    Support Groups

    Telephonic and face to face counselling

 

Teenage Pregnancy

Toll free

0800 035 553

0860 181 818

    Mother group support, face to face, help with adoption

Termination of Pregnancy clinic

JHB general Hospital

011 488 4159

011 488 3199

    Free of charge, Abortions

    Call for appointments

WITS Mental Health and Crisis Centre

JHB -

Alexandra

Berea

Braamfontein

Benoni

East Rand

Eldorado park

Bertrams

Krugersdorp

Lenasia

Reiger park

Soweto

Thembisa

Thokoza

West rand

 

011 443 7828

011 484 1503/4/5

011 339 2621

011 424 8812

011 909 3255

011 945 1291

011 614 6856

011 950 7725

011 857 2022

011 910 4071

011 984 4038

011 926 2857

011 905 2977

011 953 2020

    Telephonic and face to face counseling

    Crisis intervention/ trauma debriefing

    Sliding scale

 

21. RAPE & WOMEN ABUSE

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

ADAPT

JHB

011 885 3309

   

Midrand Campus Support Group

JHB Glen Austin

Mon –Fri (8:00 -17:00)

 

 

011 315 8498

    No charge

    Trauma/rape/bereavement/ domestic violence

    Telephone and face to face counseling

National Network on Violence against woman

PTA

012 348 1231

Telephonic and face to face counselling

No charge

NISA (institute for women development)

JHB Lenasia

Soweto

Orange farm

 

011 854 5804

011 980 6236

083 303 1291

    No charge

    Telephone and face to face counselling for abuse/rape and trauma

    Shelter  for abused women

POWA (people Opposing Woman abuse)

JHB –

Berea

Katlehong

Sebokeng

Soweto

Vosloorus

 

 

011 642 4345

011 860 2858

016 988 1421

011 933 2333

011 906 4259

    Counselling for abused woman

    Sliding scale

Rape crisis 24 HRS Life line

JHB

 

 

 PTA

 

 

CAPE TOWN

 

KHAYELITSHA

OUDTSHOORN

PIETERMARITZBURG

PORT ELIZABETH

SOMERSET WEST

011 728 1347

0861 322 322

 

082 340 2061

 

 

021 447 1467

 

021 361 9085

044 329 1377/82

033 345 6279

041 484 3804

021 852 5620

    No charge

    Telephonic and face to face counseling for rape survivors

Stop Woman Abuse helpline

Toll free

0800 150 150

    No charge

    Telephonic counselling

Teddy bear clinic

JHB Parktown

JHB court

Krugersdorp Court

Soweto court

011 481 5118/

011 481 5161

011 838 1565

011 660 3077

   011 980 8160

    No charge

    Physical exam for physical abuse

    Therapy and counseling

    No charge for Court support

Trauma Unit

JHB Honeydew police Station

Rita

Emergencies

011 794 4163

 

082 446 9337

   011 795 1969

    Trauma debriefing

    Trauma and rape counseling

    (Mon –Fri)

Trauma Clinic and centre for the study of violence and reconciliation

JHB Central

 

CAPE TOWN

011 403 5102

 

021 422 5518

    Sliding scale

    Face to face counseling – must make an appointment

Victim Support Group

JHB Sandton Community police Station

082 774 7564

    Emotional support

    Face to face counseling

    No charge

Women and men against Child abuse

Kids clinic

 

Adult Survivor of child abuse Support group

011 892 0404

 

011 789 8815

    Free of charge

    Medical and psychological assessments and therapy

    Support group meetings

 

22. RELIGIOUS OR CHURCH GROUPS

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

Rhema Care Centres

JHB Marlboro

Soweto

Street children

011 444 4747

011 980 7205

011 334 1302

Operates several homes and shelters

For street boys, abused woman and children

Telefriend

PTA  Hatfield Christian Church

 

0861 106310 (National)

012 368 2300

Face to face counselling

Free of charge

The lords Abode Church and shelter

JHB Berea -Trevor

011 402 0104

Accommodation for destitute people

Bible courses

 

23. SEXUAL, GAY AND LESBIAN ISSUES

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

Behind The Mask

JHB

Womens Jail (Constitution Hill)

011 403 5566

011 403 5567

Gay & Lesbian Media

info@mask.org.za

www.mask.org.za

Disa Sexual health and termination of pregnancy clinic

JHB Dr Elna Mc Ntosh

011 787 1222

Consultation for all sexual health problems and abortion

Durban Lesbian and Gay Community & Health Centre

DBN

Centre Manager: Nonhlanhla Mkhize

031 301 2145

info@gaycentre.org.za

mc@gaycentre.org.za

 

Counselling and Support Groups

HIV/AIDS education & support

Legal advice centre

Reading and resource centre

Forum for the Empowerment of women (FEW)

JHB

Womens Jail(Constitution Hill)

011 339 1871

011 339 1867/

073 010 1490/

083 423 5044

Donna Smith

Zanele

GALA

Gay and lesbian archives

Jhb

Braamfontein

Wits University, Wits Library

011 717 4239

011 717 1783

Busi/Anthony

Gay and lesbian archives

www.gala.wits.ac.za

gala@library/wits.ac.za

Gay issues

JHB Gareth Hunt

Frank Bergmann

 

082 863 2721

011 706 3856

Psychologists dealing with gay issues

Gay Christian Bible Study and Support Group

PTA East

Marisa

083 226 5265

Support for Gay couples

Gay and lesbian counselling

JHB

 

PTA

 

CAPE TOWN

011 487 3810

 

012 344 6500/

012 344 5108

021 422 2500/

021448 3812

Telephonic counselling

Love Life Sexual Health Line

Toll free

0800 121 900

Sexual health

Information and counselling

OUT

PTA

Arcadia

012 344 5122

083 253 5122

Support services

Counselling for Gay and Lesbian issues

S.A Sexual Health Association (SASHA)

JHB

Sandton (H/O)

 

0860 100 262

011 783 7375

Telephonic counseling for sexual health concerns

 

 

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 (Milpark)

011 640 7763

For non  medical aid patients

Sleep Laboratory

JHB Parktown

011 717 2506

011 717 2453

Research only

 

25. SUPPORT GROUPS AND OTHER NGOS

 

ASSOCIATION

AREA

CONTACT NO

SERVICES

Adult Survivor of child abuse (ASCA)

JHB

Boksburg

011 789 8815

011 8920404

    No charge

    Weekly support groups

ADD Support group

JHB

Sandy

Marina

Office

 

 

011 793 2079

011 314 5455

011 888 7655

 

    Support group for Parents of ADD children

    Face to face counselling

Compassionate friends

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JHB

 

Pretoria (Jennifer Joss)

 

 

CAPE TOWN – Dawn

-Morris

Belville – Yolanda

 

DURBAN – Sharon

011 440 6322 (O/H)

011 726  2411 (A/H)

012 440 3751/

012 346 2445

 

021 788 5341

021 788 1949

021 903 1301

 

082  774 7953

    Telephonic and face to face counseling for parents who have LOST CHILDREN ONLY

    Donation based

    Support group

Eating disorders Support group

Durban - Julia

033 260 5209

    Telephone counselling for sufferers and their families

SOLOS Survivors of loved ones suicide support group

DURBAN

Robin

Marlene

031 701 1830

083 556 5872

083 448 0008

    Meet every fortnight in Durban Central

Stroke Support Group

PTA

Waterkloof Glen

084 270 4507

 

Support group for Parents of gay &lesbian children

DURBAN Savena

011 452 4966

    No charge

    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 police Station

082 774 7564

    Emotional support

    Face to face counseling

    No charge

Youthworx Wellness Centre

JHB

Bedfordview

Mr. Anwar Asmall (Director)

011 616 2975

    To assist youth with depression, substance abuse and eating, emotional and behavioural disorders

    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

011 440 4047

No charge

Telephone and face to face counselling for sexual and domestic violence and trauma

Bryanston Counselling Centre

JHB Peter Place – Wendy

Mon - Fri

011 706 2091

083 6544027

Donation based

Face to face counseling for trauma/ bereavement/ marital problems/ HIV/ AIDS

Cape Mental Health

CAPE TOWN

 

Trauma clinic

021 447 9040

021 938 9229

021 465 7373

    Deals with mentally ill and disabled

    Long term/short term counseling

    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 Services

JHB Sandringham

011 532 9616

Pre marital counselling, general and trauma counselling

Martindale Counselling Centre

JHB  Newlands (Catholic Church

011 673 1473

Donation based

Call for appointment

Face to face counseling for trauma

Midrand Campus Support group

JHB Glen Austin

011 315 8498

No charge

Trauma/rape/bereavement/ domestic violence

Telephone and face to face counseling

Mon –Fri (08:00 -17:00)

National Network on Violence against woman

PTA No charge

012 348 1231

Telephonic & face to face counselling

NISA (institute for women development)

 

JHB Lenasia

Soweto

Orange farm

 

011 854 5804

011 980 6236

083 303 1291

No charge

Telephone & face to face counselling for abuse/rape & trauma

Shelter  for abused women

Parent and Child counseling

 

 

JHB

Berea

Katlehong

Soweto

Rosebank

PTA

 

011 484 1734

011 905 0915/5885

011 980 7138

011 447 7100

   012 205 1083

    Sliding Scale

    Individuals/family & Couples therapy

    Children

    Play therapy

    Trauma counseling

    Fees are NEGOTITABLE

SA Police Services

JHB

West Rand

North Rand

Bramfontein

PTA

VAAL

KZN

 

011 951 1365

011 928 9965

011 497 7317

   012 274  7300

   016 450 2252

031 300 3260r

 

POWA (people Opposing Woman abuse)

JHB

Berea

Katlehong

Sebokeng

Soweto

Vosloorus

 

011 642 4345

011 860 2858

016 988 1421

011 933 2333

011 906 4259

Counselling for abused woman

Sliding scale

SAPU

SAPS Related Complaints

Unions

JHB

 

 

 

012 362 4251

012 327 2663

0860 103 055

011 403 0406

 

Employee assistance program support centre

Helpful resources for traumatized employees

RAU Trauma Clinic

JHB

011 489 3106

Face to face counseling

Donation based

RAU_ institute of Children and Adult Guidance

JHB Auckland Park

011 489 3106

Various fees

All types of counseling , career guidance, assessment and trauma

Randburg Trauma Centre

JHB

011 449 9038

083 458 5887

No charge – donations welcome

Telephonic and face to face counselling

Stop Woman Abuse helpline

 

0800 150 150

No charge

Telephonic counselling

Teddy bear clinic

JHB Parktown

 

JHB court

Krugersdorp Court

Soweto court

011 481 5118/

011 481 5161

   011 838 1565

011 660 3077

   011 980 8160

 

No charge

Physical exam for physical abuse

Therapy and counseling

No charge for Court support

Trauma Unit

JHB Honeydew police

Rita

Emergencies

011 794 4163

   082 448 9337

   011 795 1969

   082 831 0327/

   083 982 6672

Trauma debriefing

Trauma and rape counseling

(Mon –Fri)

Trauma Clinic and centre for the study of violence and reconciliation

JHB Central

011 403 5102

Sliding scale

Face to face counseling – must make an appointment

Victim Support Group

JHB Sandton Community police Station

 

082 774 7564

Emotional support

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

 

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 Forum

Gauteng

011 440 8013

 

       16 days activism, stop abuse

Centre for Early Childhood

Western Cape

021 683 2420

       Promoting and protecting childrens rights

Dordrecht Legal Advice & Community Development Agency

Eastern Cape

045 943 1015

 

       Promotion of women and childrens rights

HSRC Gender & Development Unit

Gauteng

012 302 2238

 

       Gender based violence

       Hate speech and homophobia

Jersey Farm Advice & Information Center

Eastern Cape

047 532 2868

 

       Human Right & HIV and AIDS Legal Advice

Kgotsong Child & Family Welfare Society

Free State

056 515 4863

 

       Childrens rights campaign

National Deaf Services Institute of South Africa

Gauteng

011 482 1610

 

       Center for deaf children & women

National Building Construction

Eastern Cape

047 532 4451

 

       LaphumiLanga

National Network on Violence against Women

 

Limpopo

015 295 6888

 

       Women emancipation & gender inequality

       Human rights & victim empowerment

Phoenix Child & Family Welfare Society

Kwazulu Natal

031 500 3671

 

       Sahara Crisis Centre

       Abused women and children

Southern African Theatre Initiative

Gauteng

011 838 8932

 

       Artists say NO to violence against women and children

Timbila Poetry Project

Limpopo

 

015 291 2088

 

       Poetry against gender violence & child abuse

United Sanctuary of Domestic Violence

Western Cape

021 572 8662

 

 

Women against Women Abuse

Gauteng

011 789 8815

 

       16 day of no violence against women and children

Young Womens Christian Association

Free State

056 444 5307

 

       16 days of activism campaign