Annual Reports

Empilweni – 2015/16 Summary of Child Counselling Statistics

Counselling provided:

608 Individual sessions

393 Family sessions

333 Group therapy sessions

236 Home visits

80 School visits

666 phone calls

No. of children/cases : 272

High level demographic info:

Youngest was 4, eldest 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 number 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 to Khayelitsha