WHAT WE DO
Holistically, we take a faith-based approach in assisting prison leavers returning to their communities as world changers.
Spiritual support starts through our network of churches where help in the form of prayer, practical help, Bible Study, amongst other methods to guide clients along their journey.
Access to a professional team of mentors, dedicated to reshaping their lives and changing the narrative.
As a constitutional right and foundation for rehabilitation, we aim to provide the knowledge and skills required for employment and self-employment through entrepreneurial activities.
Our educational programs focuses on developing the confidence needed to compete in today’s dynamic workforce.
Being aware of the adverse effects of imprisonment on an individual and their families, we offer support to heal wounds.
Identify family strengths and deficiencies through a holistic approach and multisystemic therapy.
Through counselling and therapy, issues of anger and feelings of guilt, sadness and fear are addressed to bring about reconciliation in family units.
Unemployment and lack of skills are identified as contributing factors to recidivism.
We assist prison leavers in the area of skill assessment, coaching, and work placement.
Help with resume creation and interviewing skills to workplace ethics and attire.
Re-entry can be directly correlated to the living environment, which can determine failure or success for prison leavers.
In an effort to ensure successful reentry, we partner with local shelters, transitional housing programs as well as local housing authorities.
We offer a six month needs based program to support prison leavers reintegrate back into society.
Prison leavers are assisted in gaining access to health care to maintain both mental and physical well being.
Encourage prison leavers to incorporate health education and awareness training as part of their re entry goals.
Clean Slate is committed to working with prison leavers, the homeless and wider marginalised groups of people on a holistic level, to rehabilitate, empower, equip and release transformed men and women back into society, living crime-free lives and contribute positively to society.
Clean Slate exists to break the cycle of crime and recidivism, to see individuals and communities transformed through prayer, practical care and a holistic approach.
To identify, equip, empower and release transformed men and woman back into society, living crime-free lives and contribute positively to society.
THE COST PER PRISONER PER YEAR
WHY VOLUNTEER..? It's a good opportunity to:
Give back and support those less fortunate
To share life experience and skills
To make a difference
To gain skills or experience
A chance to expand their horizons and meet new people
To help us fundraise to keep the work going.
For any inquiries, questions or commendations, please call: +27 81 405 3253 or fill out the following form
15 Dersley Road
Tel: +27 81 405 3253