Changing lives, Restoring hope.
Ukutshintsha ubomi, Ukubuyisela ithemba.

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A place of healing

Empilweni’s Goal is To improve the quality of life and witness the transformation of children, adolescents, and their families in our communities by providing culturally-appropriate, child-centered, and community-based mental health support and counselling.

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Empilweni is seeking new donations and sponsorships in order that we can reach out and do more for those in need.


Annual General Meeting 2022

Annual General Meeting 2022

A successful Annual General Meeting was held at the Isisivana Centre in Khayelitsha on 19th October at 14h00. Attendance comprised approximately thirty members. Founder Professor Brian Robertson announced his resignation from the Board as of 31 December 2022 after...

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Our Sponsors

A BIG THANK YOU to all those who contributed to our Covid-19 Food parcel campaign. Your generosity has enabled us to step up the delivery of food parcels to our needy families enormously, but ongoing funding is needed to maintain the supply

We take this opportunity also to thank our regular sponsors and private donors who have enabled us to achieve so much for our Community in Khayelitsha and Mfuleni.

Empilweni is still seeking new donations and sponsorships in order to upgrade our satellite office in Mfuleni into a full-time service. We cannot provide effective services in Mfuleni with our current level of funding.