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Resources for Victims of Abuse and Violence   


The books, videos, links, documents, and organizations listed on this page offer support, guidance, and information to help victims and their friends and family to deal with the situation and get the right help. 

Bikers Lives Matter

BikersLivesMatter is an initiative meant to ensure that Bikers are Heard, Bikers are Seen and Bikers and Respected on the public roads.


LifeLine was established in 1970. This was out of a need for community members to have access to a 24-hour telephonic service that can assist them to address the psychological and social stresses and trauma that they are struggling to deal with.

For example; family problems, trauma, depression, loneliness,  pregnancy, HIV infection/affection, bereavement, sexual and gender violence, substance abuse, or any other situation where a person is struggling to cope with life, in general.

South African Male Survivors
of Sexual Abuse

A new organization has emerged to provide a support structure for non-offending male survivors of sexual abuse and rape.

Tears Foundation

For those impacted by domestic violence & abuse. Accessible 24/7 and in all nine provinces. For help against any form of violence is against the law, including spousal abuse. Available nationwide. Support centres near you. Call our support line. Get help now.

The Rainbow Biker Foundation

Steve Suntap founded the foundation

In memory of hislate daughter

Monique Van Rensburg.

This is a charity drive of “challenges” to get a flow of funds, to help South African bikers in distress

Reeva Rebecca Steenkamp Foundation

The Reeva Rebecca Steenkamp Foundation strives to be Reeva's voice and continue her work in educating and empowering victims of violence and abuse.

South African Woman Fight Back

 A group of South African women are pledging their contribution to the safety of all women and children in South Africa, now considered the most dangerous country in the world to be a woman. We say enough is enough, we choose to live free, fortified and fearless. Together we can do it.

The Barefoot Campaign

The Barefoot Campaign is aimed at creating rape awareness and showing support to survivors of rape and sexual abuse.

The Teddy Bear Clinic

Our vision is that children will not be abused anymore, but where they are being abused, we want to provide efficient and professional services that effectively promote their healing and stop any further abuse. This translates into a mission to minimize any secondary harm to children and their families upon their entering the child protection system.

Women & Men against Child Abuse

Women & Men Against Child Abuse is a non-profit Child Protection Organisation committed to fighting for the rights of the child and to end the abuse of children in South Africa, through a multifaceted, dynamic and aggressive offensive against any form of abuse and gender violence.


Stand United's vision is no more silence.  To create awareness, provide a source and a voice on how to deal with Gender-Based Violence, Abuse and Bullying, rally support to those impacted and provide a centralized network for support to victims through a data free portal that makes use of technology and their Established National Support Network


Shukumisa is a coalition of over 70 organisations across South Africa working against sexual violence. Shukumisa's mission is to ensure that South Africa takes the problem of sexual violence seriously, as evidenced by well crafted, well implemented legislation derived from broad-based public participation processes.

Health and Wellness
The Recovery Villiage

The Recovery Village Drug and Alcohol Rehab delivers comprehensive treatment services for substance abuse and co-occurring mental health disorders. 

They have a 24/7 confidential helpline.

(USA Based)

BOCA Recovery Center

Every individual has unique needs when it comes to substance abuse treatment.


When a person enters rehab, it’s important to provide them with the proper level of care.


At Boca Recovery Center, we offer a continuum of services to ensure patients receive the treatment they need. This approach to addiction treatment ensures that patients can be smoothly transitioned to a higher or lower level of care as they progress through rehab.

(USA Based)

Mesothelioma Hope

Providing Hope for Mesothelioma Patients

For over 20 years, our caring team has helped mesothelioma patients and their loved ones, providing free mesothelioma resources about top treatments, specialists, financial assistance, and more.

(USA Based)

Mesothelioma Veterans Center

U.S. Veterans account for 33% of all malignant mesothelioma diagnoses caused by asbestos exposure. We’ve helped hundreds of veterans receive VA benefits, find treatment options and access financial compensation.

Our Free Veterans Packet includes info on:

(USA Based)

Mesothelioma Resource Group

Helpful Resources for Mesothelioma Patients

Mesothelioma can be very stressful, but we can make life after a diagnosis easier. Mesothelioma Resource Group is proud to help those with mesothelioma and their families pursue top medical and financial resources. Connect with us right now to get started.

Access to Medical Care

Access Medical Care for Mesothelioma Patients

Medical treatments from top mesothelioma doctors may help you live longer with this cancer and ease painful symptoms. Mesothelioma Resource Group has a database of mesothelioma doctors located across the United States.

Contact us to find mesothelioma doctors near you and learn how you can afford treatment costs.

Please contact us with your details if you would like us to share a link to your organisation.

Resource Documentation
Simplified Domestic Violence Act -
Shukumisa - Sexual Offences Act
Children's Act Explained - DSD
International Resource Material
Financial Abuse -
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