Support for

Suicide
Life Line 0861 322 322 (National Number)
011 728 1347 (Soweto)
012 804 1853 (Pretoria)
011 665 2281 (East Rand, Benoni)
SADAG Suicide Line 0800 567 567
Counselling
SADAG (www.sadag.co.za) Groups: Alberton, Benoni, Edenvale, Krugerdorp, Parktown, Randburg, Roodepoort, Soweto, Springs, Rosebank. 0800 708 090
011 234 483
Life Line 0861 322 322 (National Number)
011 728 1347 (Soweto, Dobsonville, Tshepo Themba Clinic)
FAMSA – counselling prices are negotiable, unless otherwise stated.
Call Family Life Centre in Parkwood for further enquiries.
011 7888 4784/5 (Parkwood, open Mon-Thurs 08:00-20:00 and Fri 08:00-17:00)
011 892 4272/3/4 (East Rand, Boksburg, open Mon-Fri, 08:00-14:00)
011 855 2359 (Lenasia)
011 984 0266 (Soweto, Lakeview, Regina Mundi Church)
011 766 3283 (Roodepoort)
012 460 0733 (Pretoria)
FAMSA – Westbury
Individual, couples, family, anger management, parenting skills.
011 477 5531
FAMSA - Vaal Triangle 016 933 8128 (Vaal Triange)
016 988 2680 ( Sebokeng, free)
016 451 8009 ( Vanderbijlpark)
016 933 8128 (Vanderbijlpark)
Sophiatown Community Psychology Counselling (individual, children, couples, bereavement) 011 482 8530, admin@sophiatowncounselling.co.za (Westdene, Lancester Road) – email or call to make referral.
011 614 5242 (Bertrams) – Free S/W services.
Substance, alcohol and other addictions
SANCA – Bernard Street, Martindale (Opposite Sophiatown Police Station
Central JHB outpatient clinic
011 673 0400
011 673 0410
011 836 2460
Alcoholics Anonymous
www.aasouthafrica.org.za
Closed group is ONLY for alcoholics
Open group is for non-alcoholics
0861 435 722 (National Line) ideally, patient should call or check the website.
Alcoholics Anonymous Family Support 011 683 8002/9101
-East Rand
-Pretoria
-West Rand
-JHB
-Vaal
011 421 1748
012 993 5827
011 683 9101
011 869 9077
016 683 2986
Narcotics Anonymous
www.na.org.za
for both patients and family support
083 900 6962
SADAG substance telephonic help line 0800 12 13 14
Bara Psychiatric OPD (Detox centre) 011 933 8839
Sterkfontein Dual Diagnosis 011 951 8000
Lighthouse on the Horizon Detox and Rehab 011 764 2396
Houghton House, Ferndale, Randburg – medical aid accepted 011 728 0850
Gamblers helpline
For both identified patient and family
0800 006 008
Women Abuse, Rape, Pregnancy
People Opposing Women Abuse (POWA)
Telephonic & Individual counselling & Safe house
0800 150 150
011 642 4345 (head office)
083 765 1235 (counsellor – available
between 18:30-06:00
011 933 2310 (social worker)
FAMSA (Parkwood) 011 788 4784
Agisanang Domestic Abuse Prevention and Training (ADAPT)

Open:
- Mon to Weds à 08:30-16:30
- Fridays à 08:30-14:00
- Saturdays
011 787 1222 (need to book appointment)
Pregnancy Crisis Service Counselling/Testing 011 614 3149
NISAA Institute for women’s development
Counselling, empowerment and shelter for abused women.
Room 80 Protea Magistrates Crt, Cnr Ndaba Drive & Kunene Street, Protea South, Soweto, 1818, South Africa
19 Link St, Lenasia, 1827, South Africa
011 850 0637
011 980 6236 (Soweto)
011 854 5804/5 (Lenasia)
Black Sash 011 834 8361
Truama / Violence
Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation 011 403 5650
Leigh Matthews Stress and Trauma Clinic – Crosby
Open: Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri between 10:00 and 16:00
011 226 2200
Child Abuse
Child-line counselling 0800 055 555
SAPS Child Protection Unit – open dockets for child, and adult abuse, molestation, rape 10111
Coronation or Rahima-Moosa Mother and Child Hospital 011 470 9253
Kidz Clinic – Women and Men against Child Abuse
Assessments, medical and individual counselling for abused children.
011 789 8815 (Jhb-Kidz Clinic Head Office)
011 892 0404 (Boksburg)
011 321 7615 (Alex)
CAFU - Charlotte Maxeke Hospital 011 481 5103
Jhb Child Welfare 011 298 8500
Teddy Bear Clinic – (Head Office) Joubert St, Johannesburg, 2193, South Africa 011 838 1565
Teddy Bear Clinic – Charlotte Maxeke Hospital 011 481 5161
Teddy Bear Clinic for Abused Children – Krugersdorp 011 660 3077
Eating Disorders
Tara Eating Disorder Unit (Anorexia) 011 535 3043
011 535 3000
Overeaters Anonymous
Visit Over Eaters Anonymous
011 640 2901