Documentation & legal matters

UCT Law Clinic
Kramer Law School Building, UCT Middle Campus, Rondebosch, CPT
+27 (0) 21 650 5632
08:30-16:30 by appointment

Legal Resource Centre
54 Shortmarket Street
3rd floor, Cape Town
+27 (0) 21 481 3000

Scalabrini
47 Commercial Street, CPT
+27 (0) 21 465 6433
Mon. & Fri. 08:30-16:30

South African Police Services (SAPS)
Your nearest police station
Call 10111 from a landline
Call 112 from a cellphone
Call +27 (0) 86 001 0111 to report anonymously

Lawyers for Human Rights
24 Burg Street, CPT
+27 (0) 21 424 4762

Cape Town Refugee Centre
F12 1st floor Wynberg Centre
123 Main Road, Wynberg
+27 (0) 21 762 9670

Welfare

Cape Town Refugee Centre
F12 1st floor Wynberg Centre
123 Main Road, Wynberg
+27 (0) 21 762 9670
Mon & Tues no appointment necessary, support with rent for accommodation, school, medical costs, bursaries, permit required

Scalabrini
47 Commercial Street, CPT
+27 (0) 21 465 6433
Mon. & Fri. 09:00-13:00 and by appointment
Support for refugees and asylum seekers

Delft Development Forum
17 Kaap Mount Street, Delft Symphony Way, no cost, all welcome

Golden Crust
3 Fabriek Street, Delft
+27 (0) 73 895 4146
Bakery that sells bread for R1-R8

Education & Training

ARESTA
3 Beverly Street, Kewtown, Athlone
+27 (0) 21 696 5764                              Free refugee support classes in job seeking, English, IT, sewing, catering, hospitality and beauty

Learn to Earn
30 Sixuxujikati, Ilitha, Khayelitsha
+27 (0) 21 361 5972
Carpentry and sewing classes, R400-700

Africa Unite
6 Spin Street, Cape Town
+27 (0) 21 461 6551
+27 (0) 83 958 8133
Skills training and rights for refugee women

Maryland Literacy Programme
Summit Road, Hanover Park
+27 (0) 21 692 1355
English and adult education
R120 for registration and 1 course, appointment and permit required

Athlone Library
Dobson Street, Athlone
+27 (0) 21 696 6250
Computer literacy and free Internet 10:00-17:00

Nurture Preschool
38 Peach Road, Capricorn
+27 (0) 73 342 7319
Early childhood development
R250 per month

Mothers Love Educare
181 Drury, Capricorn
+27 (0) 71 914 8233
Créche for mostly refugee children (R200 per month), Elderly Home

Masithembele
Mandela Peace Park, Hague Ave.        +27 (0) 21 956 2642
Life skills, health services, capacity building and after school programme for People Living With HIV and AIDS (PLWHA)

Rainbow Arts Organisation
583 Delft South Main Road
+27 (0) 21 955 6751
Arts and culture, drama, dancing, drawing, storytelling, youth care

Sakha Isizwe
Philippi and Delft
+27 (0) 63 019 6340
Early childhood development, support to mothers and families, school preparation

Sports & Recreation Centre
Maitland Town Hall
+27 (0) 21 511 1991
English classes, after school and holiday programmes

Peter Pan Down Syndrome Centre
Corner of Coronation & Essex Rds.       +27 (0) 21 510 8671
Early childhood development, Integrated schooling for special needs, refugee and mainstream children ages 2-7 years
Call to ask about financial support systems

Health & CounseLling

MOSAIC
66 Ottery Road, Wynberg
+27 (0) 21 761 7585
Counselling and support for survivours and perpetrators of domestic violence in Wynberg, Khayelitsha, Mitchells Plain & Lavender Hill
No costs or documents

Jubilee Health Centre
21 Nelson Rd, Lower Main Rd, Observatory
+27 (0) 21 447 3630
HIV testing and counselling, family planning, Mon & Tues-Thurs 10:00-15:30
No costs or documents

Hope House
14 Silverhurst, Bergvliet
+27 (0) 21 715 0424
Trauma counselling, 8 sessions provided by appointment
Donation of R100, no documents

FAMSA
Observatory, Bellville, Khayelitsha, Mitchells Plain, Factreton, Jo Slovo, Elsies River
+27 (0) 21 447 0170
Mon-Fri 07:00-16:00, Sat 07:00-12:00          
Minimum of 3 sessions provided by appointment, cost according to income (minimum R20), no documents

Rape Crisis
23 Trill Road, Observatory
+27 (0) 21 447 1467
+27 (0) 21 447 9762
24 hrs Counselling for rape and violence survivours in Observatory, Athlone and Khayelitsha, 12 sessions free

Cape Mental Health
22 Ivy Street, Observatory
+27 (0) 21 447 9040
Mon-Fri 08:30-16:30
No costs or documents, by appointment

Triangle Project
3 Caledonian Road, Elta House, Mowbray
+27 (0) 21 686 1457
Counselling for LGBTIQA+ people, 10 sessions, no cost if unemployed

The Trauma Centre
126 Chapel St., Woodstock
+27 (0) 21 465 7373
+27 (0) 82 444 4191, 24 hrs
Violence-related trauma counselling for families, couples and individuals, group counselling for refugees, 6-12 sessions, by appointment, no costs or documents

Parenting Centre
123 Main Road, Wynberg
+27 (0) 21 726 0116
Counselling for caregivers and guardians, parenting and teen parenting support groups, no costs or documents

Cape Town Society for the Blind
45 Salt River Road, Salt River
+27 (0) 21 448 4302
Mon-Fri 08:00-16:30
Referral and rehab training for people with disabilities, no costs or documents

Cape Town Drug Counselling Centre
1 Roman Road, Observatory
+27 (0) 21 447 8026
Mon-Fri 08:00-16:00
Drug testing and counselling, costs dependent on income
Call for an appointment

Athlone Police Station
Klipfontein Road, Athlone
+27 (0) 21 697 9200, 24 hrs
Support room for victims of crime, no costs or documents  for counselling
Documents required to process cases

Saarjie Baartman Centre
9 Klipfontein Road, Athlone
+27 (0) 21 633 5287
Mon-Fri 08:30-16:30
Counseling, legal and economic empowerment for abused women and children only, 24 hr emergency shelter, childcare services, job skills

Mustafadin Foundation
18 Belgravia Road, Athlone
+27 (0) 21 633 0010
Trauma counselling, health services, after school programme, no costs

Symphony Way Community Day Centre
Cnr Symphony Way & Silversands Road
+27 (0) 21 483 5862
Primary healthcare, mother and children, chronic diseases, dental, nutrition, mental health and rehabilitation

Delft Community Health Centre
Delft Main Road
+27 (0) 21 954 2237
Primary healthcare, HIV, AIDS and TB care, nutrition, support groups, social grants, documentation support, no costs

Nelson Mandela Centre
Cnr AZ Burma Dr. & Kilimanjaro Rd.
+27 (0) 21 448 4302
Mon-Fri 08:00-16:30
Referral and rehab training for people with disabilities, no costs or documents

Emergency Numbers

All Emergencies Dial 10111

Rape Crisis
+27 (0) 21 447 1467
+27 (0) 21 638 9229
24-hour rape survivors' counselling

Childline Western Cape
+27 (0) 21 762 8198
+27 (0) 21 461 1114
Children at risk

Lifeline
+27 (0) 21 461 1114
Adults at risk

Human Trafficking Hotline
+27 (0) 80 022 2777
Survivours of human trafficking and exploitation

Ambulance (Public)
10177
Mon-Sun, 24 hours

Black Sash National Helpline
+27 (0) 72 663 3739
Mon-Fri, 08:00-16:00

Mental Health Information
+27 (0) 80 056 7567
Mon-Sun, 08:00-20:00

Stop Gender Violence Helpline
+27 (0) 80 015 0150
Mon-Sun, 24 hours

Suicide Crisis Line
+27 (0) 80 056 7567
Mon-Sun, 08:00-20:00

Employment & Training

Network
25 Church Street, Capitol Corner 1st floor, Wynberg
+27 (0) 21 761 5370/1
Computer literacy, English, hospitality and job readiness classes

Marvellous Maids
25 Church Street, Capitol Corner, 2b, Wynberg
+27 (0) 21 419 5040
Training for jobs in housekeeping

Career Planet
370b Main Road, CT Science Centre, 2nd floor, Observatory
+27 (0) 21 447 4661
Career development and training opportunities for youth and women

Capricorn Link
Vrygrond Road
+27 (0) 21 788 5345
+27 (0) 83 353 3743
Employment opportunities and training

Communiversity
+27 (0) 21 824 0055
Adult education classes in Literacy, English, Math, IT & Communication

Harvest Training Initiative
Kommice Way, Capricorn
+27 (0) 72 942 1234
Job readiness and training,18-month Agriculture Academy course
No costs, documents required

Where Rainbows Meet
Vrygrond Road
+27 (0) 21 701 0328
+27 (0) 73 261 8864
Job readiness, life skills and IT courses
No costs

Industries Education and Training Institute
Voortrekker Road
+27 (0) 21 511 8048
+27 (0) 83 664 8814
Electrical, plumbing and construction courses

Jobstart
37A Somerset Rd, Green Point
+27 (0) 21 461 1404
3-month hospitality training, R1000-1800

Scalabrini
47 Commercial Street, Cape Town
+27 (0) 21 465 6433
Mon-Fri 08:30-16:00
Employment Access Programme (EAP), help desk, skills training, career counselling, foreign professionals desk

accommodation

St. Anne's
48 Balfour Rd, Woodstock
+27 (0) 21 448 6792
Accommodation and job assistance workshops for mothers and children under 5 years old

The Carpenter's Shop
14a Roeland St, Cape Town
+27 (0)