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Emergency numbers: Help is just a fingertip away for GBV survivors

Written by: Elizabeth Kgabane

Support Institutions recommended by Lawyers against Abuse (LvA) during Lockdown:

  1. Lawyers against Abuse (LvA): call or send a “please call me” to 072 031 1840 or 063 894 3512

  2. GBV Command Centre: 0800 428 428 / 1207867# from any cellphone

  3. Persons with disabilities, SMS ‘help’ to 31531

  4. Women Abuse Helpline: 0800 150 150

  5. Childline: 0800 055 555

  6. SAPS Crime Stop: 0860 10111 / SMS Crime Line: 32211

  7. GBVF-related service complaints (SAPS): 0800 333177/complaintsnodalpoint@saps.gov.za

  8. National AIDS Helpline: 0800 012 322

  9. National Human Trafficking Helpline: 0800 222 777

  10. Suicide Helpline: 0800 567 567

  11. National Department of Health: https://www.health.gov.za

  12. National Institute of Communicable Diseases: https://www.nicd.ac.za

  13. World Health Organisation: https://www.who.int

  14. Coronavirus Hotline: 0800 029 999

  15. Childline 0800 1111

  16. The Teddy Bear Clinic 011 484 4554

  17. SADAG 0800 567 567



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