Where to get counselling and help
If you are in the greater Cape Town area and considering abortion, giving your child for adoption, needing a safe place to stay or post-abortion counselling, needing to refer someone needing such help, the following pregnancy centres can help you.
Africa Cares for Life web site includes a list of all local pregnancy centres in Africa [use if you are not in the Greater Cape Town area].
Jubilee Pregnancy Help Centre – Observatory
Mater Domini – Claremont [includes accomodation for crisis pregnancy & abuse situations]
Options Care Centre, Goodwood
Choices Crisis Pregnancy Centre – Somerset West
New Life Centre – Bellville
Pregnancy Help Centre – Muizenburg
Sisters Incorporated [includes help for domestic violence situations]
The Baby Safe in Noordhoek allows a mother to leave her baby anonymously [not encouraged, but better than dumping] also 24 hour helpline 072 116 5403.
Seasons Pregnancy Centre – Stellenbosch
Rock Community Care – Paarl
Adoption agencies [You are advised to first visit a Crisis Pregnancy Centre to help you decide whether you wish to give your baby for adoption]