Work with us to create safer communities in South Africa.

Our core values



Embracing diversity and acknowledging difference in order to work together as a team

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Changing and supporting others to change



Working towards organisational goals with focus and clear direction


Helping reclaim stability, peace, safety and direction in life by supporting others

As a feminist organisation, Rape Crisis is committed to working towards the achievement of women’s rights.

Direct Services


People received direct services from us in the last year, which is an increase of almost 3000 compared to last year.

Get Help

What you need to know about rape

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What to do if someone raped you

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How to report rape

Follow the steps on how to report a rape and the rights you have when reporting.

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Rape myths

Here are some common myths and truths about rape

Need help?  Contact our 24-hour Helpline: 021 447 9762


We encourage rape survivors to speak out about their experience

Our helpline operates twenty four hours a day, seven days a week. Hereby offering immediate advice about what to do next, whether it is in the process of making an official report to the authorities, or the next step towards healing.

Get Involved

Find out how you can be a part of the team

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Volunteer to assist us on a variety of projects

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Our internship for students


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Team building activity: The helium pole Rape Crisis is an organisation whose work is for the healing and empowerment of survivors of sexual violence. Our work is founded on feminist principles of advocacy, freedom from patriarchal violence…

Head Office

23 Trill Road, Observatory
Cape Town 7925
P O Box 46 Observatory 7935

Send us an email


Head Office: 021 447 1467

Athlone: 021 684 1180
(335a Klipfontein Road)

Khayelitsha: 021 361 9228
(89 Msobomvu Drive)

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