FINAL GBV Image Wellness Site Connect

Mediclinic understands that many of our communities are plagued by increasing levels of gender-based violence. Our Western Cape Emergency Centres are now empowered to assist GBV survivors with the necessary safe clinical and emotional support. If you or a loved one is experiencing any form of domestic violence, we encourage you to seek out the necessary care at one of our Emergency Centres across the Western Cape. If it is a medical emergency where an ambulance is required, please call 084 124.


Please call 021 447 9762 for the Rape Crisis (24 Hours) helpline.

Please call 0861 322 322 for the Lifeline Counselling helpline.

A 24-hour call centre that offers immediate trauma counselling and assistance: 0800 428 428  or send a “please call me” to *120*7867#. A Skype line ‘Helpme GBV’ has been set up for members of the deaf community (Add ‘Helpme GBV’ to your Skype contacts)