Category: Child Protection Month 2019

Childrens Act Amendments

Childrens Act Amendments Proposed amendments to CHILDREN’S AMENDMENT BILL OF 2018 will devastate rights of children to permanent alternative care through adoption [13 June 2019]:  Proposed amendments to the Children’s Amendment Bill of 2018 which propose to make it illegal for anyone to receive fees for professional services rendered or expenses incurred in respect of […]

Impilo – Fact Sheet

Impilo – Fact Sheet Child Welfare SA estimated that more than 3500 babies were abandoned in SA in 2010. There are no current statistics detailing the number of children who are abandoned in South Africa on an annual basis, but most child protection organizations believe that the numbers have increased significantly over the past decade. […]

Impilo Child Protection Campaign

Impilo Child Protection Campaign “There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.” – Nelson Mandela It is estimated that 3500 children are abandoned in South Africa every year, approximately 300 per month, this figure only includes survivors. It’s a horrifying and disturbing statistic, but […]