Dorothy Broster Child and Youth Care Centre | Western Cape Government

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Dorothy Broster Child and Youth Care Centre


A child and youth care centre is a facility for the provision of residential care to more than six children outside their family's environment in accordance with a residential care programme suited for the children in the facility.


This excludes:

  • A partial care facility.
  • A drop-in centre.
  • A boarding school.
  • A school hostel or other residential facility attached to a school.
  • A prison.
  • Any other establishment which is maintained mainly for the tuition or training of children other than an establshment which is maintained for children ordered by a court to receive tuition for training.


The Centre provides services to 50 boys and girls between the ages of 3 months and 18 years.

Location: Knysna, Knysna Municipal Offices, Garden Route, South Africa
Owned / Funded by / Endorsed by: (Western Cape Government)
Facility Category: Child and Youth Care Centres
Contact Information:
Street Address:

Chungwa Street, Khayalethu-South, Knysna, 6570

General Enquiries:
Telephone: 044 375 0120
Fax: 044 375 0120
Contact Notes:

Contact person: Sylvia Willie

The content on this page was last updated on 27 October 2020