Statistics 2015/6

Social issues addressed by Badisa Wynberg in 2015/2016:

  • 1052 clients received social work intervention
  • 829 of the above mentioned are from previously disadvantaged groups
  • 557 children received social intervention
  • 495 adults received social intervention
  • 86 children were placed in safe environments
  • 188 children were placed in foster care and receive ongoing social work intervention
  • 148 foster care families receive ongoing assistance and guidance to assist traumatised children
  • 313 children in high risk circumstances received risk assessments to ensure safe care for each child
  • 13 abandoned children were placed with loving families
  • 45 abused children were placed within a safe care environment
  • 56 severely neglected children were placed within safe care environments
  • 30 violent households received intervention to ensure the safety of 86 children
  • 22 day mothers are taking care of 90 children aged 0-5 years as part of our Boksie-vir-Buksie Programme.