khethani

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we support


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school liaison

for pregnant learners

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family

planning and contraceptives

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planned pregnancy support

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24 hour

helpline

and referrals

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emergency residential accommodation

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sexual health workshops

in schools

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family

workshops

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parenting workshops

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baby

saver

Khethani is proudly supported by Power Diary

Women's Wellness

you choose, we support


WhatsApp: 072 412 1863

Email: khethani.sophy@gmail.com

Sophia Warner: 072 472 2797

Phumi September-Williams: 062 458 3192

Amanda-Lea Jones: 082 563 2712

Frances Fuchs: 082 769 1380


NPO number: 273-766

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sexual health workshops

in schools

Primary & high schools workshops

in the Helderberg area to include:

  • Gender roles
  • My Body
  • Know Your Rights
  • Sexual Health
  • Contraception options
  • Planned and unplanned pregnancies
  • Sexually transmitted diseases & HIV/AIDS
  • Gender based violence
  • Cultural taboos, stigma
  • Self-esteem and emotional maturity
  • Also includes: presentations, information pamphlets, videos, sanitary item donations, anonymous Q&A session
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unplanned pregnancy support

Support to include

advice and referrals for:

  • Dealing with stress and anxiety
  • Confirmation of pregnancy
  • How to tell the father of the baby
  • How to talk about pregnancy with parents / caregiver

Support with options available:

  • Termination of pregnancy
  • Fostering
  • Adoption
  • Keeping the baby
  • Referrals to TOP clinics, adoption agencies etc.
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school liaison for pregnant learners

  • Liaison with primary and high school Principals and teachers
  • Support for pregnant schoolgirls to enable them to continue with schooling while pregnant and after the baby is born
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family

workshops

Support workshops for parents

and their teens:

  • Mothers and daughters
  • Fathers and sons
  • Parents and teen children

Topics to be covered:

  • How to talk to your teen/parent about sexual health
  • Know Your Rights
  • Gender based violence
  • Cultural taboos
  • Removing stigma
  • Raising strong daughters
  • Raising good young men
  • Role models
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planning

AHEAD

  • Clinic (either mobile or fixed building) to provide family planning advice and support to girls and women
  • Partnership with Department of Health
  • Staffed by Professional Nurse with dispensing license to dispense contraceptives
  • Range of contraceptives available for patients
  • Advice and support regarding contraceptives, side-effects, unplanned pregnancies, STIs, HIV/AIDS
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PLANNED PREGNANCY SUPPORT

The following services are offered:

  • Advice on a healthy pregnancy
  • Referrals for scans
  • Support with avoiding stress
  • Fetal development
  • The birth process
  • Preparing for the big day
  • Financial planning for a new baby
  • Advice on healthy nutrition during pregnancy
  • Advice on abstinence from use of alcohol, drugs and tobacco
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parenting workshops

Support for new parents:

  • Breastfeeding
  • Developmental milestones
  • Bonding
  • Assistance with registering birth
  • Assistance with grant applications
  • Post natal depression support
  • Baby items and supplies
  • Library for the loan of baby items
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24 hour

helpline

and referrals

  • 24 hour WhatsApp helpline for girls/mothers in crisis situations
  • Helpline staffed with trained counsellors/social workers
  • Referrals to relevant NPOs or government departments
  • Trauma counselling
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FUTURE

PROJECT

A safe, short-term residential facility:

  • Pregnant girls who need a safe place
  • Babies awaiting longer-term placement
  • Babies, removed from their parents
  • Young mothers in crisis situations
  • Registered with the Department of Social Development as a Child and Youth Care Centre (CYCC) and compliant with all norms and standards
  • Located in the Helderberg area
  • Staffed with social workers, house parents, counsellors
  • Referrals to partner Child Protection Organisations
  • Skills development courses
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baby

saver

We are proudly partnered with the Helderberg Baby Saver to offer a last-resort safe place for the abandonment of babies.


  • A Baby Saver hatch installed in the wall of the emergency residential facility to offer a last-resort safe place for the abandonment of babies
  • Alarm triggers to partner ambulance and security companies
  • Baby Saver protocols in place
  • Collaboration with hospital, social workers
  • Emergency support items
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