Department of Social Development Policy and Strategy Documents | Western Cape Government

Department of Social Development Policy and Strategy Documents

2016
(Western Cape Government)
Type of Document Year  Name of Document National/ Provincial Transversal/ DSD Specific Purpose
N&S 2015 Norms and Standards For Shelters for Homeless Adults (2015) Provincial DSD Specific The purpose of these norms and standards is to provide the minimum acceptable level of care and services within the shelter context. In addition, the norms and standards will assist in setting clear guidelines on how these services are to be provided.
N&S 2011 Generic Norms and Standards for Social Welfare Services (2011) National Transversal The purpose of these norms and standards is to provide a set of criteria against which the quality of social welfare services can be measured.  The norms and standards framework describes the fundamental aspects of quality in social welfare services and therefore includes the responsibilities of the various role players on national, provincial and local level.
N&S 2010 Blue print, Minimum Norms and Standards for Secure Care Facilities in South Africa (2010) National DSD Specific The purpose of these norms and standards is to ensure the best interest of children during correction, rehabilitation and reintegration into the family and community, as provided for in the Constitution and other pieces of legislation. Furthermore it is to provide standardized and uniform services for children in conflict with the law in secure care facilities.
N&S 2008 Minimum Standards for Service Delivery in Victim Empowerment (Victims of Crime and Violence) (2008) National Transversal The purpose of this document is to develop a set of uniform standards for service delivery in victim empowerment to ensure that services are rendered in a specific, planned and effective manner.
N&S 2008 Minimum Standards on services for Victims of Crime (2008) National Transversal Developed in conjunction with the Service Charter for Victims of Crime in South Africa, the Minimum standards on services for Victims of Crime are developed to educate the public on their rights when they receive assistance and the procedures related to the justice system for victims of crime.
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Minimum Norms and Standards for Out-patient Treatment Centres

National Transversal The purpose of these norms and standards is to establish a set of minimum standards for the control, guidance and monitoring of out- patient substance abuse treatment centres in South Africa.

 

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