Diversion Programmes for Adults in Conflict with the Law | Western Cape Government

Diversion Programmes for Adults in Conflict with the Law

Description:

The Department of Social Development, in collaboration with service delivery partners also renders diversion programmes to adult offenders. Adult offenders are referred for diversion at the discretion of the National Prosecuting Authority, and usually for petty offences.

Instructions:

Contact the regional office nearest to you to find out more about adult diversion services and programmes that are available in your area and how you can access them.

Service providers:

Khulisa Social Solutions: For Adult Diversion services at Community- and Magistrates Courts.

NICRO: For Adult Diversion services at Magistrates Courts.


Contacts:

Khulisa Social Solutions: 
The organisation provides diversion programmes for adults in conflict with the law.

Physical Address: 17 Norlen House, corner of Caledon & Buitenkant Street, Cape Town, 8001
Tel: 021 465 6112
E-mail: marielee@khulisa.org.za

Areas covered: Metro South Region: For Adult Diversions: Community Courts:  Cape Town, Gugulethu and Mitchell's Plain
Metro East Region: Services at Magistrates Courts: Stellenbosch, Paarl, Strand and Somerset West
Re-Integration and After-Care Services: Cape Winelands Region: Paarl and Worcester.

 

NICRO:
The organisation provides crime prevention programmes to learners, parents and teachers at schools in high-risk communities. In addition, the organisation provides diversion programmes for adults in conflict with the law are also provided.

Physical Address: 1 Harrington Street, Cape Town, 8001 and 4 Buitensingel Street, Cape Town, 8001
Tel: 021 422 1690 / 021 462 0017
E-mail: dawn@nicro.co.za

Areas covered: For Crime Prevention Programmes: Metro North Region:
Belhar: Excelsior High School and Symphony High School Langa: Langa High School and Khulani High School
Areas covered: For Adult Diversion Programmes: Services at Magistrates Courts: Metro North Region:
Atlantis, Bellville, Cape Town, Goodwood and Bishop Lavis
Metro South Region: Wynberg
Metro East Region: Kuilsriver and Blue Downs.

 

The content on this page was last updated on 11 June 2019