Helping Charities in Gauteng

There are people within our communities who give their time to uplifting those less fortunate than us. Find these charities that support and help children and babies that have been abandoned, abused as well as underprivileged kids in Gauteng and you could help them make a difference.

EARTH Centre NPC
West Rand
Free therapeutic horse riding & other interactive equine therapies for physically and mentally challenged children & young adults that cannot afford
From 4 yrs - All ages
Thembelenkosini Care Givers
Johannesburg
Charity, poor, disadvantaged kids, children, educational material, donations, contributions, community upliftment
From Birth - All ages
Sparrow Ministeries
Johannesburg
We are a hospice caring for terminally ill, destitute children and adults affected and infected by HIV/AIDS.
From Birth - All ages
Humanitarian Empowerment Fund NPC
Johannesburg
HEF is founded for the sole purpose of holistically changing and empowering communities, families and individuals through various identified touch points. NPC 2018/333553/08
All ages
Johannesburg School for Blind, Low Vision and Multiple Disability Children
Johannesburg
A special school in Auckland Park for Blind, Low Vision and Multiple Disability Children, offering individually structured curriculums.
From 4 - 13 yrs old
Khanyisela Project
Durban
The Khanyisela Project was set up to uplift pre-schools in the Amazizi area in the Northern Drakensberg area of KZN.
From Birth - 6 yrs old
Jo'burg Child Welfare
Johannesburg
We offer services for abused, abandoned neglected and orphaned babies and children
From Birth - All ages
The Baby House - JHB
Johannesburg
NPO - Place of safety for abused and abandoned babies and toddlers in JHB
All ages
Ihsan School
Johannesburg
Providing a structured environment that supports and enhances each learners potential. The programme includes self-help skills, empowerment skills, independence, appropriate social and emotional skills.
All ages
KES Foundation
Johannesburg
Non profit organisation providing financial assistance with tertiary education
All ages
The Teddy Bear Clinic for Abused Children
Johannesburg
Child abuse and youth diversion programme, school talks, training, anger management
From 3 - 18 yrs old
St Vincent School of the Deaf
Johannesburg
St Vincent has a proud history of educating deaf children for the past 75 years. We adopt a child-centered, play based approach to education.We believe in developing the whole child.
From 2 - 18 yrs old
Golang Education Outreach
West Rand
Aftercare Centre for vulnerable/needy children
From 4 - 16 yrs old
Childline Gauteng (040-010-NPO)
Johannesburg
24 Hour Helpline, Counselling, Parenting Skills, Play Therapy, School Talks, Referrals
From Birth - All ages
Ernie Els Centre for Autism
Johannesburg
Providing lower resourced parents of children with autism with FREE comprehensive training on best educational practices.
From 1 - 15 yrs old
Johannesburg Holocaust & Genocide Centre
Johannesburg
NPO focusing on creating a caring society, respect for human rights, teaching about prejudice, rasicm, antisemitism
All ages
Better Living Foundation (NPO)
Common-sense guide to help your children live a happier life, and help them and you help others to do so as well
From 8 yrs - All ages
Cotlands
Johannesburg
Cotlands provides early learning opportunities to vulnerable children across the country.
All ages
Roots&Shoots
The programme is about making positive change happen – for people, for animals and for the environment.
From 5 - 18 yrs old
South African Cystic Fibrosis Association
Vaal Triangle / Sedibeng; East Rand / Ekurhuleni; West Rand; Johannesburg; Pretoria / Tsh...
Non-profit organisation to create awareness and provide support for patients with CF
All ages
Africa Voices Trust
Johannesburg
NPO - The primary goal of the Africa Voices Trust is to identify, educate and grow Africa's musical stars.
From 14 - 18 yrs old
Emseni Community Project
Johannesburg
Community development, Teaching Science, Maths, English and Life Skills on Saturdays(Gr1-9)
From 6 - 15 yrs old
Woodrock Animal Rescue
Pretoria / Tshwane
Non-profit, pro - life, rescue, rehabilitation and re-homing facility in Gauteng, South Africa
Play Africa
Johannesburg
Exhibits & programmes that stimulate physical, cognitive, social, and emotional growth of young children from birth – 10 years
From Birth - 11 yrs old
The Family Africa
Johannesburg
Faith based organisation bringing real hope for the future to thousands of people from previously disadvantaged groups in South Africa
From Birth - All ages
Flying Children
Johannesburg
NPO number: 093 139 - We provide long term, sustainable help for pre-schools in very poor areas
From Birth - 6 yrs old
Siyabonga Dorah's Ark Children's Home
West Rand
NPO - Soup Kitchen feeding well over 250 people daily which includes a school lunchbox project where food is prepared for orphans for school. Skills Development Centre focusing on children and women.
All ages
Africa Food for Thought
West Rand
NGO that aims to provide nutrition to school kids to promote learning and concentration.
All ages
The Ann van Dyk Cheetah Centre
Magaliesburg
Cheetah and wildlife Centre for a family trip, educational tour to see wildlife.
From 6 yrs - All ages
National Children & Violence Trust
Johannesburg
Non – Profit Organisation that functions to support vulnerable groups such as abused and violated women, children
All ages
Reach For A Dream Foundation
Reach For A Dream fulfils the dreams of children with life-threatening illness.
From 3 - 18 yrs old
Hotel Hope Ministries
Johannesburg
Registered charity - orphanage, charity shops in Melville
From Birth - All ages
CHOC Childhood Cancer Foundation SA
Support groups for parents and families of children with cancer & other blood disorders.
All ages
Sandton & Eastern Metro SPCA
Johannesburg
Sandton & Eastern Metro Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
All ages
S.S.M Music & Arts NPO no.077-488
Johannesburg
Structuring Society through Music & Arts - Organisation for social upliftment of the underpriveleged.
From 3 yrs - All ages
Magical Moments
Johannesburg
We create Extraordinary experiences for disadvantaged & underprivileged children, exposing them to a world beyond their own.
From 2 - 6 yrs old
The Johannesburg Children's Home
Johannesburg
Charity - residential care for 64 children who have been placed through the regional courts.
From 3 - 18 yrs old
Sunshine Association
Johannesburg
We help children and adults with intellectual disabilities with support, income generating programs, training programs
From 2 - 10 yrs old
Tirisano Foundation
Johannesburg
High school learner development and support organisation providing a structured programme to assist learners
From 13 - 18 yrs old
South African Breastmilk Reserve
Johannesburg
We provide babies with safe, pasteurized breastmilk and thereby improve their health and well-being.
All ages
Hugh's Haven
Johannesburg
We are a children's home catering to children who are either orphaned, abandoned or whose mothers are unable to take care of them.
All ages
Abraham Kriel Bambanani
Johannesburg
child care charity in Johannesburg - emphasis on optimal development of traumatised children.
From Birth - 18 yrs old
SA Guide-Dog Association
Johannesburg
Charity organisation - fundraising, sponsoring & education about guide dogs for the blind
help2read
Johannesburg
Reading & literacy charity for kids from disadvantaged backgrounds
All ages
Mount Olive Outreach (Khaya Centre)
Johannesburg
NPO - home based care to all patients living with HIV/AIDS and TB. Free daycare to orphans of HIV/AIDS, psycho-social support for disadvantaged kids.
All ages
Queen Butterfly Foundation
West Rand
NPO focusing on making difference in the lives of children with profound mental and physical disabilities.
All ages
Autism South Africa
Johannesburg
The National Body for Autism in South Africa aspires to achieving a society in which persons with (ASD) enjoy all the rights and opportunities to meet their needs and fulfill their potentials.
From Birth - All ages
Kids Haven
East Rand / Ekurhuleni
Kids Haven cares for street children and other kids in dire straits.
From 3 - 18 yrs old
Cupcakes Of Hope (NPC)
Johannesburg
Cupcakes 4 Kids with Cancer national Cupcake Day 28 September
All ages
Wetnose Animal Rescue Centre
Pretoria / Tshwane
Animal charity and rescue organisation and animal shelter
Aim Centre - working with people with disabilities
Johannesburg
Charity providing work for people with disabilties
From 18 yrs - All ages
Child Welfare SA: Midrand
Johannesburg
charity organisation, disadvantaged, poor, kids, children, donations, OVC, abuse, welfare, wish list
From Birth - 12 yrs old
Feed SA
Johannesburg
Non-profit organisation establishing feeding ,education and building programs in townships.
From Birth - All ages
Zip Zap Academy
Cape Town
A social circus, a family and a home for the youth of South Africa! Empowering through the medium of the circus arts. NGO, NPO, PBO. Founded in 1992🇿🇦
All ages
SPCA Randburg
Johannesburg
Animal Shelter, Care and Adoption.
All ages
Hillbrow Twilight Children
Johannesburg
Contributing in the improvement of homelessness and feeding the hungry is one of the existing long-term goals for Twilight Outreach. Boys from 6 to 21 years
From 18 yrs - All ages
FreeMe Wildlife Centre
Johannesburg; East Rand / Ekurhuleni; Pretoria / Tshwane; West Rand
Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre. We give talks and slide shows at schools, and other functions.
From 5 yrs - All ages
The Hakuna Matata House
Johannesburg
Home for abandoned babies and children
All ages
Ububele Educational & Psychotherapy Trust
Johannesburg
Educational and psychotherapy trust providing training and services to improve the emotional development of children under 7 years old.
From Birth - All ages
Hillbrow Theatre Project
Johannesburg
Hillbrow theatre project, drama workshops, singing & dancing classes for kids, shows, theatre productions
All ages
Ipeleng Cares Foundation
Johannesburg; Pretoria / Tshwane; East Rand / Ekurhuleni; West Rand; Vaal Triangle / Sedi...
We provide solutions to schools and related stakeholders on the subject of Bullying, offer reproductive health presentation, sanitary pads for vulnerable girls.
From 8 - 15 yrs old
PH Kids Awareness SA
PH Awareness campaigns, non-profit organisation, raising awareness about pulmonary hypertension
All ages
Gift of the Givers
Non-profit organisation - largest disaster relief organisation of African origin on the African continent
All ages
Epilepsy Awareness SA
Johannesburg
NPO - raise awareness for Epilepsy and we run our own Support Groups in the North and South of Johannesburg
All ages
CLAW
West Rand
Animal welfare, clinic, animal shelter.
Unity College
Johannesburg
A school for special needs children which offers therapy, extra mural activities & an integrated learning programme for ages 3 to 23 years old.
Bet On Better
Johannesburg
NPO that aims to provide a positive, interactive platform for SA's rising sports stars to share their success stories and we appeal for assistance or support from our amazing community in achieving even further heights.
All ages
HospiceWits
Johannesburg
Hospice, home-based care, in patient unit, AIDS and orphan care, HospiceWits shops, Johannesburg incl Soweto
From 2 - 12 yrs old
Labrador and Retriever Rescue
West Rand; Pretoria / Tshwane; Johannesburg; East Rand / Ekurhuleni
Re-homing, adoption service for labrador and retriever dogs
Ogle Foundation NPC Reviews
Johannesburg; Pretoria / Tshwane; East Rand / Ekurhuleni; West Rand; Vaal Triangle / Sedi...
Ogle Foundation is established to promote opportunities that would support, connect and grow NPO’s through lobbying, mentoring, networking, strategic alliances, developing and recognizing excellence.
All ages
Children of Fire
Johannesburg
Charity for child burn victims
All ages
Kitty and Puppy Haven
Johannesburg
Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre for animals
Ark Animal Centre
Johannesburg
NPO animal rescue, rehabilitation, shelter
All ages
Protective Behaviours
Johannesburg
NPO - effective program that teaches kids all the necessary life skills and safety
All ages
Daktari Wildlife Orphanage
Drakensberg
Non profit company, dealing with orphaned wildlife and using the animals as a medium for education particularly for the underprivileged children
From 12 yrs - All ages
Kids R special
East Rand / Ekurhuleni; Johannesburg; Pretoria / Tshwane; West Rand
Fun.non-fearful, positive life skills programmes, bully and abuse prevention programmes
From 3 - 9 yrs old
Care4U2 Respite & Outreach
Johannesburg
Registered NGO assisting kids with special needs, offering respite for families, wheelchairs, necessities, etc
From Birth - 18 yrs old
ArkStar Kidz Club
Johannesburg
NPO creating opportunity for our youth to learn, grow and participate in equestrian sport
All ages
The Bunny Hop Haven
Johannesburg
Non profit company (NPC) in animal rescue and as an educational centre.
All ages
Princess Alice Adoption Home
Johannesburg
A temporary place of safety for 30 babies consented for adoption or abandoned, as well as birth moms in crisis.
From Birth - 2 yrs old

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