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THE HAVEN BELIEVES NO ONE SHOULD HAVE TO LIVE ON OUR STREETS. 

There comes a stage in the downward path of certain human beings at which point, they literally can no longer help themselves. At that point someone has to step in and give them a lift; that is what THE HAVEN tries to do.

All photography provided by Jared Chambers

 

OUR VISIOn

We believe in a future where communities, organisations, and government can create the supportive network to ensure that no-one is forced to live on the streets to survive.

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What WE DO

The Haven Night Shelter Welfare Organisation provides temporary shelter, physical care, social welfare and family  
re-unification services to adult homeless persons in 
the Western Cape.

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ABOUT US

The Haven Night Shelter was established in 1978 in Cape Town, South Africa. We were registered as a Section 21 (a) (Not for Gain) Public Company in 1983, a Non Profit Organisation in 2000, and as a Public Benefit Organisation in 2004.

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GET INVOLVED

There are many ways you can help from giving one of our residence a chance through employment or training to volunterring yourself, fundraising or simply donating.

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