Heatherdale Child and Youth Care Centre | Western Cape Government

Heatherdale 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 55 boys and girls between the ages of 5 and 18 years.

Location: Mowbray, Cape Town, South Africa
Owned / Funded by / Endorsed by: (Western Cape Government)
Facility Category: Child and Youth Care Centres
Contact Information:
Street Address:

12 Veld Road, off Belgravia Road, Athlone, 7764

General Enquiries:
Telephone: 021 696 5116
Fax: 021 696 2053
E-mail: eddie@heatherdale.org.za
Contact Notes:

Contact person: Eddie Cyster

The content on this page was last updated on 18 October 2016