Ekupholeni Mental Health And Trauma Centre, Gauteng

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Ekupholeni is a non-governmental organization based in the Kathorus region of the East Rand. Founded in 1994 with the aim of addressing the needs of a community traumatized by the political violence of the 1980s and 1990s, it now focuses on providing psycho-social services to victims of trauma.

Ekupholeni’s services are based at the Sinakakelwe Thuthuzela Crisis Center (TCC) based at the new Natalspruit Hospital in Vosloorus. Services include individual and long-term group counselling, in addition to family sessions, parenting workshops, court preparation and court support. Consulting hours are Monday to Friday 08h30 – 17h00. Walk-ins are welcome.

Support groups are designed for:

  • Pre-primary school children
  • Primary school children
  • Teenagers
  • Child offenders
  • Young women
  • Survivors of domestic violence

Ekupholeni also provides a range of services to youth at risk, as well as people living with HIV and AIDS, as well as their families.

Contact Details:

Physical address: Sinakakelwe Thuthuzela Crisis Center (TCC), Natalspruit Hospital, Vosloorus
Tel: 079 526 6439

Head office: 8 Archimedes building, 18A Gill Street, Observatory
Postal address: PO Box 751686, Garden View 2047

Tel: (011) 648 9820
Fax: (011) 487 0480

Email: ekupholeni@icon.co.za
Website: www.ekupholeni.org