South African Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect

SASPCAN's aim is to promote
awareness among the general public
and professionals on issues relating
to child abuse and neglect in South
Africa, and to co-ordinate and
distribute information relating to the
management and prevention oc
abuse and neglect to all agencies,
societies and persons in South Africa.
Initiate projects against child abuse;
hold annual conferences, seminars
and training courses; gather
information from regional branches
and hospitals and compile data; act
as an advisory body; assist in the
formation of regional branches; co-
operate with central, provincial and
local government and with other
national and international
organisations; formulate policies and
promote legislative measures
designed to improve management of
child neglect and abuse within South


Key information

Operation level:
Works with age groups:
Organisation type:
NGO - non governmental organisation


Organisation mandate

, Children 0 - 18

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