MOSAIC works to prevent and reduce abuse and domestic violence by providing holistic, integreated services for the healing and empowerment of women to claim their rights.
Women abuse has been and still is a big problem in South Africa as thousands of women fall victim every year. One in five women in South Africa has experienced physical violence. A shocking 1.000 women die at the hands of their partners every year due to domestic violence. By all accounts it is one of the biggest issues in South Africa.
The South African Police Service’s statistics indicated that from January 2018 to December 2018 a total of 49.991 incidents of sexual offences – an average of 137 cases per day – were reported to the police. This includes 39.945 cases of rape. This numbers are increasing every year.
MOSAIC creates an enabling environment through our holistic and integrated three pillar service model to respond to the problems listed above;
- Access To Justice through Court Support
- Support and Healing Services
- Empowerment and Training
Help MOSAIC to empower women to piece their lives back together through training, healing and support services by donating funds. Become part of the continued fight against domestic violence and abuse!
MOSAIC recently celebrated its 25th anniversary, it was founded in Cape Town in 1993, with the aim of preventing all forms of abuse and violence against women.