South Africa

Second Chances Restoration Centre

We work with the community in the community, restoring and rebuilding broken communities.

Please list links to your Website and Social Media Platforms here: 

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Second-Chances-Restoration-Centre-218174082118331/

Describe in detail what your Organisation does: 

We work within the community providing life-skills and substance prevention and early services.

Beneficiaries includes children 12 and over. Adolescents and adults experimenting and dependent on drugs. Support groups and family sessions.

Counseling and group facilitation, awareness and information sessions, referral basis.

Working with the homeless population, most rewarding of all.

Training to organizations on basic counseling.

How long has your Organisation been operational? 

2017.

In your opinion, what has been the most challenging aspect of running your Organisation? 

Running and trying to sustain our Non profit without funding.

Describe your Nonprofit Journey in three words: 

Difficult, Exceptional, Rewarding.

Do you collaborate with other Causes? If yes, would you like to mention them? 

Our local organizations, SAPS, Dept of Health, Dept of Education, Dept of Social Development.

If you had one Organisation wish, what would it be? 

To be funded and employ more people to help work in the community and not worry about finances.

In your opinion, which skills do Nonprofits in your Country lack? 

Training needs because non profits does not have finances to always send their staff for paid training.

Looking back at your Cause Journey, what advice would you give a newbie Organisation? 

Don’t give up, persistence and determination builds true character.

If you could change one thing about the Nonprofit Landscape, what would it be? 

Nonprofits should stop competing who has the best nonprofit and put their beneficiaries needs first.

Which Cause achievement are you most proud of? Feel free to elaborate on why and include any links: 

Starting a non profit , never knew this would be possible.

Making such a impact in our impoverished communities.

Last question, if your friends had to describe your Organisation in three words, which would they use? 

Humble, gracious, people-centered.

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