OF INTIMATE ABUSE & VIOLENCE
We are dedicated to providing
Exceptional Care and Support
for people irrespective of gender, race, culture, social standing, sexuality, spirituality, or creed
who have experienced Trauma and Abuse.
We do crisis intervention and assist survivors
from a survivor’s perspective.
That means we walk with you from the time you contact us,
helping you through all the practical and legal processes
(with referrals and experiential advice) while supporting you emotionally and starting you on your healing journey with
Specialized and Unique Healing Programs
designed to help you progress towards living an Exceptional Life.
Do you need a hand up, a way forward, or some help to be the best you that you can be?
If you are a victim or survivor of domestic abuse and/or violence, contact us for emotional support and practical advice.
We can help you plan a Safe Escape Strategy and assist with advice, support, and referrals when dealing with the police, social services, and court proceedings.
We also offer Specialized Emotional Support and Trauma Healing.
Surviving abuse and trauma leave deep emotional scars that can prevent you from living a full and happy life.
Our Specialized and Unique Programs enable you to Heal your Emotional Trauma and OptiMyse your life!
Individual or group sessions will help you find Healing and Peace.
You can choose your own healing path and you will develop and gain practical skills, knowledge, coping mechanisms, and tools that will elevate and empower your journey to your best you.
#TOGETHER WE CAN
Evil prevails when good men do nothing - Edmund Burke
You Can Make a Difference
Your donations make it possible for us to bring Hope, Help & Change
to Victims and Survivors of Abuse and Violence. With your help, we assist and support them to Safely Escape, Heal, and create a New Life thus breaking the cycle and bringing real change for future generations.
You can make a real difference by Volunteering Your Time to help us with Court Support, Fundraising, and creating more Social Awareness and Reach through social media.
If you are a biker you can become a supporter of, or prospect for Optimystic Bikers against Abuse.
Host Informative and Educational Workshops, Talks, and Events to help us
raise awareness and educate more people around issues of domestic violence, abuse, and other human rights violations.
This also creates an opportunity to raise
funds for this very worthwhile cause.
Celeste Unplugged -
From There to Here - a story of victory and resilience
Be inspired by Celeste's story of how she used her experience of recovering from being abused as a child and being a victim of domestic violence to help others overcome the same trauma. Discover how she grew into a healing guide, activist, and biker who works every day to fight against abuse and violence and leads survivors through a unique healing journey.
You can also book training sessions and informative and educational workshops tailored to your needs.
Celeste is a published author, motivational speaker, and expert in her field.
She has provided workshops and presentations to numerous audiences ...
LEAVE NO SURVIVOR BEHIND
Almost 10 years ago we embarked on a journey to bring hope and healing
to survivors of abuse everywhere.
Optimystic is part of the Skukumisa network with ties to organizations such as Tears, SA Women Fight Back, LifeLine, FAMSA, GBV Network, and various other non-profit organizations, assisting survivors of abuse and
crime from all walks of life.
BORN FROM A PASSION TO
Be the change you wish to see in the world - Mahatma Gandhi
Creating Safety First Guide
Do you know someone that is experiencing abuse or violence and you want to help them but are unsure how to?
These practical tips and advice will help you to manage the situation and take the right actions while keeping them safe.
If you are the survivor this will help you to find the right help while acting with your safety in mind.