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Need help?

If you are struggling with drug addiction, contact Narcotics Anonymous (NA) South Africa. NA is a non-profit fellowship of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. If you’re an addict, NA can help.

Call 083 900 69 62 to be referred to a volunteer in your area.

Childline is a non-profit organisation that works collectively to protect children from all forms of violence and to create a culture of children’s rights in South Africa.

For immediate assistance, please call Childline toll free on 08 000 55 555.

If you are needing a referral to a psychologist, psychiatrist or support group, please call The South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG) on 011 234 4837 or 0800 20 50 26 and speak to a trained counsellor who can assist you.