HIV and AIDS Helplines

(Department of Health, Western Cape Government)
Summary
Everyone in South Africa is encouraged, from individuals to communities, businesses and government, to take personal and collective responsibility to stop new HIV infections, to give care and support to those with HIV, and to ensure access to treatment for people in need.

List of Organisations

Organisation Name Telephone Number
Child Victims of Sexual, Emotional and Physical abuse 0800 035 553
Child Welfare South Africa - National Head Office 011 492 2888
Childline 0800 055 555
Corruption Helpline 0800 201 414
Crisis on Call 0861 574 747
Crime Stop 0860 010 111
Department of Basic Education 012 312 5911/ 0800 202 933
Department of Home Affairs 012 810 7667
Department of Social Development 012 312 7794
Department of Women, Youth, Children and People with Disabilities 012 300 5577/16
Diabetes Action 031 201 2077
Emergency Contraception Hotline 0800 246 432
Grants Helpline 0800 601 011
Gay Men's Health Project 021 425 6463 HIV-911 Programme - Countrywide Database of HIV Service Providers 0860 448 911
Human Rights Advice Line 021 426 2277
Lifeline Southern Africa 0861 322 322
Love Life Sexual Health Line 0800 121 900
Marie Stopes South Africa (Toll Free Number) 0800 117 785
Money for Mom's - UIF maternity claims services 011 465 9876
Mothers to mothers 0800 668 4377
National AIDS Helpline 0800 012 322
National Association of Child Care Workers 021 762 6076
National Association of People Living with AIDS (NAPWA) 011 873 7156/58
National Children's Rights Centre 031 307 6075
National HIV Health Care Workers Hotline 0800 212 506
National Network on Violence Against Women 021 448 6180
National Toll Free PMTCT Related Information Helpline 0800 668 4377
Nursing Services SA 0860 654 321
Office on the Rights of the Child 012 300 5500/01
People Opposing Women Abuse (POWA) 011 642 4345
Rape Crisis 24 Hours Life Line 0861 322 322/021 461 1113
SAPS Emergency number 10111
South African Social Grants Helpline 0800 601 011
Sex Worker Education and Advocacy Taskforce (SWEAT) 021 448 7875
Stop Gender Violence Helpline 0800 150 150
Suicide Helpline 0800 567 567
Safeline 0800 035 553
The Gay and Lesbian Helpline (Triangle Project) 021 712 6699
The South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG) 011 262 6396
Thetha Junction, sexual health information 0800 121 900
Treatment Action Campaign - National Office 021 422 1700
Vaccine Helpline 0860 160 160
Women's Health 0800 116 941/011 202 0500
The content on this page was last updated on 15 March 2014