South African Resources

South African Resources for Mental Health

Organisation Services provided Website
South African Depression and Anxiety Group Telephone help and referrals for depression and anxiety http://www.sadag.co.za/
FAMSA Family and relationship counselling http://www.famsa.org.za/
LifeLine Telephonic and face-to-face counselling http://www.lifeline.org.za
South African Sexual Health Association Information and referrals for sexual concerns http://www.sexualhealth.co.za/
Compassionate friends Bereavement and grief support for parents who have lost children http://compassionatefriends.org.za/
Narcotics anonymous 12 step drug abuse programmes http://www.na.org.za/
Gender Dynamix Resources and support for transgendered people http://www.genderdynamix.co.za/
Nar anon For family & friends affected by drug abuse http://www.naranon.org.za
Alcoholics Anonymous 12 step programme for alcoholics http://www.aasouthafrica.org.za/
POWA Help for abused women http://www.powa.co.za/
Childline Counselling and support for children http://www.childline.org.za/
SANCA In-patient and out-patient assistance for alcohol and drug abuse http://www.sancanational.org.za/
Gauteng Mental Health Society Focuses on mental health with regard to deinstitutionalisation and psychosocial rehabilitation http://www.witsmhs.co.za