News and Speeches for Department of Social Development | Western Cape Government

News and Speeches for Department of Social Development

Minister Fritz to Join Hanover Park Senior Citizens for Elder Abuse Workshop

27 March 2012

Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, will visit the senior citizens of Hanover Park on 29 March.The seniors will attend a workshop on elder abuse and how to deal with it. They will also be discussing the issue of drawing up a... Read More

Private Residential Facilities for Older Persons Must be Registered

5 March 2012

The Western Cape Department of Social Development is committed to ensuring, protecting and promoting the rights and wellbeing of older persons. This particular group in our communities is often the most vulnerable and at risk of being ill-treated.... Read More

Media Alert: Minister Fritz to Open International Narcotics Control Board

27 February 2012

Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, will tomorrow deliver the opening remarks at the launch of the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) annual report. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Fritz to Open International Narcotics Control Board

26 February 2012

Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, will tomorrow deliver the opening remarks at the launch of the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) annual report. Read More

German Delegation to Visit the Chrysalis Academy

19 February 2012

Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, will on Monday be leading a German delegation from the Catholic University of Munich on a tour of the Chrysalis Academy in Tokai. Read More

German Delegation to Visit the Chrysalis Academy

17 February 2012

Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, will on Monday be leading a German delegation from the Catholic University of Munich on a tour of the Chrysalis Academy in Tokai. Read More

Minister Fritz Makes Statement on Employee's Arrest

7 February 2012

Media Statement by Albert Fritz, Minister of Social DevelopmentIt has been brought to my attention that a senior official in my department was arrested last year on a charge of possession of illegal substances. Read More

Minister Fritz Makes Statement on Employee's Arrest

7 February 2012

Media Statement by Albert Fritz, Minister of Social DevelopmentIt has been brought to my attention that a senior official in my department was arrested last year on a charge of possession of illegal substances. Read More

Additional NGO Funding Approved for Persons with Disabilities

31 January 2012

In December last year, I presented to parliament my department's adjustment budget, in which we managed to save R50 million by cutting back on non-essential spending. Read More

Minister Fritz: Child Abuse is Criminal

19 January 2012

Media Statement by Albert Fritz, Minister of Social Development  Read More

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