Media Alert: Minister Plato visits youth holiday programmes on the Cape Flats

18 December 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to visit youth holiday programmes in Bishop Lavis and Gugulethu

On Monday, 18 December 2017, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will conduct oversight visits to some of the youth holiday programmes in in Bishop Lavis and Gugulethu, funded by the Department of Community Safety through the Youth Safety and Religion Partnership.

The Youth Safety and Religion Partnership (YSRP) Programme is a flagship initiative of the Department of Community Safety aimed specifically at increasing safety through implementing targeted anti-social behaviour and youth initiatives in partnership with the religious fraternity of the province.

The Department of Community Safety has made R2.4 million available for the YSRP implementation for the December 2017/January 2018 festive season school holiday which will see an estimated 9000 youths benefitting from safer recreational and development opportunities.


Details:          Bishop Lavis YSRP implementation oversight visit

Date:              Monday, 18 December 2017

Time:              10:00

Venue:           Bishop Lavis Congregational Church, Berg Street, Bishop Lavis


Details:          Gugulethu YSRP implementation oversight visit

Date:              Monday, 18 December 2017

Time:              11:00

Venue:           NY 132 Luyolo Community Hall, Gugulethu

Media Enquiries: 

Ewald Botha,
Spokesperson for Minister Plato
Cell: 079 694 1113