Organization: Lifeline/Childline Western Cape
Project: Child Victim Empowerment Project
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Target group: Children who are victims of abuse and exploitation
Childline provides psycho-social therapeutic interventions and bereavement counseling to child victims of abuse and to parents/care givers. The project also provides prevention training workshops for professionals meeting children and court preparations to children who are obliged to witness in court in order to ensure that child understands his/her rights and improve the child’s ability to testify effectively.