Social Work Project

Child protection is the core work of the Social Work Project at VDP. It was initiated with the support of the Department of Social Development to tackle issues of child abuse and neglect in both Ocean View and Masiphumelele. Cases dealt with are varied, and include counselling with families, children’s court investigations, foster care placements and supervision, behavioural issues, parenting plan mediations, and counselling with regards to substance abuse. The statutory work of removing abused and neglected children through the … Continue reading Social Work Project