Who we are
"Leamogetswe" is Tswana for all welcome. This principle of inclusion has helped us to grow within the community.
Leamogetswe Safety Home is a registered NPO / Child & Youth Care Centre situated in Atteridgeville (Saulsville) west of Pretoria. Leamogetswe is currently registered to service the needs of 82 orphan vulnerable children from the ages of 1day to 18yrs. Out of this 82 children only 50 of them are being subsidized by the Department of Social Development. Leamogetswe also offer direct and indirect services to needy families around the community The organization offers a range of services including residential care for homeless children and young people irrespective of colour or creed that are in need care.
Leamogetswe's primary purpose is to provide residential care (housing), food, education, health care and safe environment to children who are in need of care. The children are also given the opportunity to receive counseling and therapy, inter-act in life skills and skills for life including outreach which enables the children to heal and re-integrate with the society.
Our children are divided into groups of 8 per care worker for effective supervision within the home.