Offers safe abortions, family planning services including birth control, pregnancy tests, male and female sterilisation, HIV testing and ante-natal services. Can help you find a psychiatrist, psychologist, or GP with special interest in mental health in your area. Family and Marriage Association of SA Famsa supports families through stressful situations: offers counselling and education to strengthen marriage and other relationships in the family.
Child Welfare South Africa The co-ordinating body for more than 260 affiliated child welfare societies, organisations and community outreach projects.It is the largest non-profit, non-governmental organisation in South Africa in the fields of child protection and child care and family development.Also facilitates adoption and foster care, as well as parenting workshops and training services.Police Child Protection Units The SA Police Service's Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit Special police units investigate violent crimes against children and offer specialised services to child victims of crime. Stop Gender Abuse Crisis counselling for women who have been raped or abused, advice and support for people wanting to support women in need of help, legal and other options available for abused women and rape survivors. Rape Crisis Rape Crisis Cape Town Trust works to prevent rape, offers healing to survivors, and works towards legal reforms that will ensure perpetrators are brought to justice.SA Depression and Anxiety Group Sadag campaigns to eliminate discrimination and stigma in the field of mental health and to support, educate and assist the public, patients and their families with mental health problems and issues.
Provides information on depression, panic disorder, social phobia, generalised anxiety disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, bi-polar mood disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, schizophrenia and an array of other psychiatric conditions - including those affecting children and the elderly, and suicidal behaviour.