South Africa

Etafeni Children´s Safety Project

Etafeni Children´s Safety Project

Organization: Etafeni Day Care Centre
Project: Etafeni Children's Safety Project
Location: Nyanga, Cape Town, South Africa
Target group: Children who are victims of abuse


The project provides comprehensive services to children and families at risk in the township Nyanga including trauma debriefing and counseling, home visits and assessments as well as court preparation for children who have been victims of sexual abuse. 

 

Seven Passes Initiative

Organization: Seven Passes Initiative
Project: Achieving a population shift towards positive parenting   
Location: Touwsranten, South Africa  
Target Group: Families At Risk

The Seven Passes Initiative was established in 2008 in South Africa to grew out of a small towns concern over aggressive behavior between adolescents in the community, high levels of truancy and early school dropout; and their desire to change this. Childhood is currently supporting their project to increase positive parenting techniques and decrease harsh and inconsistent punishment.