Rata Social Services NPC is registered as a Child Protection Organization, NPO and NGO, that strives to safeguard children against all forms of abuse. Our overall focus is therefore the protection of vulnerable individuals, families and communities and our statutory work and upliftment programs aim to create healthy communities. Rata is also accredited to render adoption services.
Our organization consists of 15 offices and 13 satellite offices in the provinces of Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpumalanga and North West, South Africa. Each office individually sets objectives and delivers services according to the needs of the community. Business plans and progress reports are presented to the Department of Social Development. Individual Business Plans and Progress Reports are available on request.
Our workforce of 70+ people includes Social workers, Social auxiliary workers, Volunteers and Administrative personnel. The majority of our services include the protection of children in the form of representation at court proceedings, foster care placements, reunification services, parenting plans, teenage pregnancies and adoptions. Other services include assistance to drug and alcohol abusers, abused women, the disabled and elderly and poverty alleviation.
Please contact us if you require additional information on our services.