Thursday, August 27, 2015

Khuseleka One Stop Centre launched for Women’s victims

Loyiso Langeni
27 August 2015

The Western Cape Department of Social Development yesterday launched the Khuseleka One Stop Centre at the Saartjie Baartman Centre for women and Children.

MEC Albert Fritz said the innovative centre will cater for women who are victims of crime and violence under the victim Empowerment Programme.

The department has set aside R3.28 million to drive the 24 hour centre.

We are very excited because this is the first time where the will be a centre that women can access all the service of all the Departments including the Police, National Prosecuting Authority, Social Development at one place.

The Department has allocated an additional R357 048 for improved security for the victims and children. 

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