LifeLine South Africa Counselling Line
Free, anonymous counselling over the phone 24/7, throughout the year.
Toll-free number: 0861 322 322
South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG)
SADAG offers a range of counselling services and an informative website with a section dealing specifically with trauma and post traumatic stress disorder.
Suicide Crisis Line: 8am–8pm, toll-free number: 0800 567 567, SMS: 31393
SADAG Mental Health Line: 8am–8pm, tel: 011 262 6396
The Trauma Centre for Survivors of Violence and Torture (Cape Town)
Counselling services for those affected by domestic violence, sexual offences and crime.
Tel: 021 465 7373
The Trauma Clinic (Johannesburg)
Free counselling and debriefing service to individuals and families who have been exposed to violence in all official languages.
Tel: 011 403 5102
South African Police Service (SAPS)
The South African Police Service is the national police force of the Republic of South Africa.
Head Office: +27 (0) 12 393 1000
For emergencies or to report a crime contact your nearest Police Station or call: 10111
If you know of any criminal activities or want to report a crime anonymously, you can contact Crime Stop: 08600 10111