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16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women & Children – 2022: Thuthuzela Care Centre operations: How does the TCC work?

16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women & Children – 2022: Thuthuzela Care Centre operations: How does the TCC work?

PsySSA Stands Against Violence Against Women & Children!

As a reaction to the urgent need for an integrated strategy for prevention, response, and support for rape victims/survivors, the National Prosecuting Authority’s Sexual Offences and Community Affairs Unit (SOCA), in conjunction with several agencies and funders, is leading the Thuthuzela initiative.

Find out how it works, here!

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The Society is delighted to declare that, in lieu of on the current economic climate and as a token of appreciation to our members for their continued support, PsySSA members will receive the 2022 PsySSA Membership Package at 2019’s rates! This means that there has not been an increase in our membership fees for over three years!

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