Victim Empowerment Programme

Isaiah 58:10

…And if you spend yourselves in behalf of the hungry and satisfy the needs of the oppressed, then your light will rise in the darkness, and your night will become like the noonday.

Shelters provide safety and dignity to abused women and children catering for all kinds of abuse, such as physical, sexual and emotional abuse.

AMCARE runs a Victim Empowerment Centre which can accommodate ten to twelve women and children who have been subjected to domestic violence

womens_abuseWomen stay for an average of four months but can stay for as long as needed.
Each woman that is accommodated receives individual counseling, education and awareness regarding their personal experiences with domestic violence by a Social Worker, as well as the following services:
-legal advice and general support
-assistance to find employment
-assistance with crèche and schooling requirements for children.

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