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Girls and Boys Town established in 1958 to heal the overturned lives of South Africa's broken-hearted young. Today, our 10 family homes, 60 therapeutic professionals and a staff of 150 dedicated people work together to restore the resolve, love and light to the neglected and overwhelmed youth placed in our care by the Children's Court or community organisations.
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A rewarding journey of helping youth grow for 64 yearsThis month we celebrate 64 years of Girls and Boys Town South Africa (GBTSA). A place where vulnerable children across the country have a safe and healing space to grow and develop. 21 Jan 2022 Read more

Girls and Boys Town South Africa (GBTSA) welcomes efforts to combat underage drinking and abuseCurrently, children's access to alcohol is not sufficiently monitored and is contributing to increased social disintegration. 18 Nov 2021 Read more

What's your hug worth? - The power of physical touchPhysical touch is an essential experience in the lives of all human beings. 23 Sep 2021 Read more

What's your hug worth?Many children long for a caring touch in their daily life and its absence can cause loneliness, insecurity and stress. 30 Jul 2021 Read more

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