Khayelitsha has many non-profit organizations, and sometimes it can be confusing to know where you can get the care and support appropriate for you. Empilweni will screen your case, and if another organization is best suited to help you, we will refer you to the most appropriate organization after screening.
Empilweni - 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.
“Ingqondo ephilileyo, Umphefumlo owonwabileyo, Umzimba osemandleni” this is taken from a poster made by a 15 year old client of Empilweni and it translates as follows: A healthy mind, a […]
A thought provoking article about why violence has become more of a condition of living than a single specific event for children in Khayelitsha #mentalhealth #childprotection Follow this link for […]