South Africa has the 8th highest suicide rate in the world with approximately 8000 suicides per year. About 230 people attempt suicide daily whilst 23 succeed.
We are spreading the word that suicide is preventable. We understand that there are many psycho-social factors (rape, trauma, poverty, untreated mental illness, substance abuse, family problems, etc) that contribute to suicidal feelings.
The key to preventing suicide is finding help. Let’s talk …
At Masithethe Counselling Services we understand the painful legacy suicide leaves in the lives of people it touches. We provide a safe space for you to talk and work through your bereavement journey. We are here to listen and support you while dealing with the pain of the loss.
When you are ready to talk contact us on (043) 743 7266 to set up a face to face counselling session.
If you are not ready for face to face contact you can speak to a counsellor telephonically (043) 7222 000 (8:00 to 16:00) or 084 091 5410 (all hours) or email us firstname.lastname@example.org.