Services

SERVICES PROVIDED BY EMPILWENI for individuals

Empilweni offers the following services for clients and their families

(The clinical process normally takes about three months):

- Screening - Referral - Assessment

- Pre- and Post- Counselling (4-6 Sessions) - Individual counselling - Family therapy

- Home Visits - School Visits - Follow-Up

Therapeutic Groups

- Teenage Parents - Children (4-11) - Pre-Adolescent (12-13) - Adolescent (14-17) - Parents (Parenting Skills)

Community Outreach/

- Presentations

- On early childhood development, child and adolescent mental health, mental health awareness, parenting skills, among others

- To other community-based organisations, stakeholders, schools, clinics, churches, hospitals.

- Advocacy

- Radio programs - Community paper - Campaigns (door to door outreach)

- Community Collaboration & Mentoring

- Networking and liaising with other NPOs, CBOs, and forums - Mental health training

- Hosting students for practical experience

- UNISA - University of the Western Cape - University of Cape Town - CEFA - Abroad Students - Volunteers