16 Days of Activism campaign

16 Days of Activism campaign

From 25 November to 10 December annually, South Africa joins the world in participating in the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence and Women and Children campaign to oppose violence against women and children.

The campaign aims to raise awareness of the negative impact that violence and abuse have on women and children and to rid society of abuse permanently.

Where to get help

SAPS Crime Stop
Tel: 08600 10111 

Gender-Based Violence Command Centre
Tel: 0800 428 428 (0800 GBV GBV) 

Stop Gender Violence Helpline
Tel: 0800 150 150
SMS *120*7867# from any cell phone 

Family and Marriage Society of South Africa (FAMSA)
Tel: (011) 975 7107 

Childline
Tel: 08000 55 555 

National Crisis Line
Tel: 086 132 2322 

SA National Council for Child Welfare
Tel: 011 339 5741

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