Law Clinix

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Helpful Organisations


 FAMSA has offices nationwide and gives counselling to the abused and their families. To find your nearest FAMSA branch, call 011 975 7101, email  or visit their website www.famsa.org.za.


Lifeline provides 24-hour counselling services. Call the SA National Counselling Line on 0861 322 322.

People Opposing Women Abuse or POWA provides telephonic, counselling and legal support to women experiencing abuse. POWA also accompanies women to court and assists them in filling out documents. Call the POWA helpline on 083 765 1235 or visit www.powa.co.za.

Legal Aid South Africa offers legal assistance. To locate your nearest Justice Centre, call 0861 053 425 or visit www.legal-aid.co.za.

Rape Crisis offers free confidential counselling to people who have been raped or sexually assaulted. Call 011 642 4345.

NICRO provides services to adults and children in conflict with the law. Within the criminal justice system, www.nicro.org.za   

SAPS 10111

SAFLII - 

The Fee Southern African Legal Information Institute for legal research       www.saflii.org

Empowering Parents.com  This a excellent website about Child Behavior Problems and any person can register for a weekly news letter.                www.empoweringparents.com

www.healthychildren.org  This a also an good website about Children and their health.


University campus law clinics also offer legal assistance. 

 

Child line: 080 005 5555

Child Welfare South Africa: 011 492 2884

Family Violence Child Abuse Sexual Offence: 012 393 2363

 Women Abuse: 0800 150 150

 AIDS Helpline: 0800 012 322 or 011 725 6710

 South African Police Service emergency number: 10111

Crime Stop: 086 001 0111

Human Rights Commission: 011 484 8300

Department of Labour (Pretoria Head Office): 012 320 2059

Street Law (National Office): 031 260 1291

 

Provincial Departments of Social Development:

Gauteng 011 355 7843/7823

KwaZulu Natal 033 264 2068

Northern Cape 053 874 9100

Western Cape 021 483 4153

North West 018 388 2021

Limpopo 015 293 6000/6331

Mpumalanga 013 766 3156/3120

Free State 051 409 0590

Eastern Cape 040 609 5303/4/5 or 608 5810