Statistics

Empilweni – Summary of Counselling Statistics Apr2017/Mar2018

No. of children/cases : 375

Counselling provided:

540 Individual sessions

420 Family sessions

293 Group therapy sessions

153 Home visits

140 School visits

836 phone calls

High level demographic info:

Youngest was 4, eldest was 22

84% Female

Majority of females from ages 14-18  (54% of cases)

Majority of males from ages 10-16   (78% of cases)

Risk factors (most common)

12% – Child or family affected by HIV/AIDS

18% – Teen parent

15% – Physical abuse of child

13% – Neglect of child

15% – Substance abuse in family

10% – Sexual abuse or rape of the child

Of the number of cases:

53% had a successful outcome

18% were referred to another organisation

>  53% of these to DSD

>  2% to Child Psychiatry Department

>   2% to Community Health Centre

>  Rest to Lentegeur Psychiatric Hospital, Matrix and others

> 12% are still active

Others:

> 11% did not engage with project

> 10% were terminated by the client

> 6% moved away from Khayelitsha

 

Summary of Child Counseling Statistics Empilweni – 2015/16

 

 No. of children/cases: 272

Counselling provided

  • 608 individual sessions
  • 393 family sessions
  • 333 participants in group therapy
  • 236 home visits
  • 80 school visits
  • 666 phone calls

High level demographic info:

  • Youngest was 4, oldest was 20
  • 55% female
  • Majority of females from ages 14 – 18 (65% of cases)
  • Majority of males from ages 10 – 16 (70% of cases)

Risk factors (most common)

  • 21% – child or family affected by HIV/AIDS
  • 15% – teen parent
  • 11% – physical abuse of child
  • 11% – neglect of child
  • 11% – substance abuse in family
  • 7% – sexual abuse or rape of the child

Of the no. of cases:

  • 48% had a successful outcome
  • 17% were referred to another organisation
    • 50% of these to DSD
    • 10% to CFU
    • 10% to “Clinic”
    • Rest to Lentegeur, Matrix and others
  • 8% are still active
  • Others:
    • 14% did not engage with project
    • 9% were terminated by the client
    • 4% moved from Khayelitsha