Crisis Centre was founded in 1998,
and was spurred on by the needs of Reiger
Parks Senior Citizens. The programme has
since grown and includes:
Community based care for
vulnerable children and child-headed
A Drop-in centre.
Community Crisis Centre has a variety of
services available daily. These include:
Co-operating with clinics and
Co-operating with faith-based organisations
and other non-governmental organisations.
We also run and create activities as an
extension of the Drop-in Centre, such as:
Domestic and Social awareness,
Memory boxes and
Homework and supervision, among others.
update our Orphaned and Vulnerable
weekly. Our database covers Reiger Park and
the surrounding informal settlements
including Ramaphosa, Tokyo, Comet and Joe
Slovo. We go on home visits to support the
634 children on our database.
We provide the children with a nutritious,
cooked meal at least once a week. A food
garden forms part of our feeding programme
which gives families access to nutritious,
fresh food. Our feeding programme
Monthly nutritional support for people and
children living with HIV/Aids and
Giving a school in one of the informal
settlements bread at least twice a week.
We also provide support services such as:
Supplying food parcels,
ID & grant applications and
Creating support groups for people living
This is so that we can provide psycho-social
support, as an extension of our vast