June is celebrated as Youth Month in South Africa, with a specific focus on 16 June, which is also known as Youth Day. Youth Day pays tribute to the school pupils who lost their lives during the 1976 uprising in Soweto. Childline KZN Operations Manager, Adeshini Naicker said, “At Childline KZN we applaud and remember [...]
On 9 June 2017, we hosted a program at Cathulani creche at Inanda. Children listened to a talk on child protection awareness and they were given a goodie bag.
National Child Protection Week is observed in South Africa annually to raise awareness of the rights of children. The campaign, which began in 1997, also aims to mobilise all sectors of society to ensure the care and protection of children. The theme for this year is “let us protect children to move South Africa forward”. [...]
On 8 June 2017, we hosted a program at Siphelele creche at Ndwedwe. Children were entertained by our mascots who taught them how to protect themselves and how to report abuse.
We all have a responsibility towards each other, let’s start making incremental changes to improve the lives of people around us, and deliver demonstrable benefits for entire communities. It’s so rewarding to help our communities as the results are so significant. We at Childline KZN participate in a number of community projects as seen in [...]
Child trafficking is rife in South Africa as it has become one of the fastest growing businesses of organised crime in the world. A victim of child trafficking is forced or lied to and then moved (from their home) in order to be exploited for sexual purposes (rape, porn, prostitution), cheap labour or their body [...]
Childline KZN is pleased to announce the appointment of their new Therapeutic manager Joyclyn Jess Govender is a social worker by profession and was previously employee at Child Welfare. We wish her everything of the best and look forward to a fruitful and lasting relationship. Childline KZN is pleased to announce the [...]
KZN child abuse SOS 20 000 calls to Childline a month Daily News 4 Apr 2017 SE-ANNE RALL CHILDLINE KwaZuluNatal receives 20 000 calls from distressed children across the province each month, with issues ranging from sexual abuse to bullying. This is according to Adeshini Naicker, the non-government organisation’s operations manager, who said the [...]
Childline KZN is pleased to announce the appointment of their new operations manager Adeshini Naicker. Adeshini Naicker is a social worker by profession and was previously the Crisisline and Outreach Manager. We wish her everything of the best and look forward to a fruitful and lasting relationship. Childline KZN is pleased to [...]
The 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children is an international awareness-raising campaign. It takes place every year from 25 November (International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women) to 10 December (International Human Rights Day). The period includes Universal Children’s Day and World AIDS Day. Childline KZN is proud [...]