Rise Against Domestic Violence SA

Contact Information




17 Northcliffe Avenue, Walmer

Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Primary Contact

Zen Williams

Type of Organization/Institute


Mission Statement

What We Do
We assist victims of domestic abuse, we offer free legal advice, free counselling outsourced to Vita Nova Counselling Centre, victim support for men & women, we offer access to resources, information, guidance, emotional support and support groups throughout South Africa remotely.

All our services are free of charge. This will include support from various methods including professionals when needed to reduce & assist in instances of Domestic Violence in South Africa. We comprise of 6 legal volunteers including an Advocate, 13 victim support volunteers, 2 social workers and SAPS volunteers.

We raise awareness & advocate change towards all types of domestic violence. We are driven by a single goal, to do our part in making South Africa a better place for all. This cause welcomes men, women, victim & abuser. We are all in this together. We are here to help you.

We have support groups for both men and women. We offer guidance, access to recourses, legal advice and emotional support. With consent from victims we are able to actively get involved with their cases. We do not however offer any form of representation in Court. Our aim is to ensure victims of domestic violence are represented in Court, this is a future goal.

We are committed to enhancing the quality of life of men and women, both victim and abuser. ​Using self-help, empowerment approach, we assist individuals to seek counselling, Legal assistance, Workshops, Educational awareness programs, emotional support and service for victims of domestic violence and abuse.

Please Reach Us If You Are A Victim Of
​Domestic Violence, Domestic Abuse, Gender Based Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, Abuse, Verbal Abuse, Emotional Abuse, Mental Abuse, Psychological Abuse, Revenge Porn, Assault, Narcissistic Abuse, Cybercrime, Cyberstalking and Harassment.

We are here to guide and equip you with access to recourses, information, guidance, legal and emotional support.
You are not alone. ​We are in this together.

Vision and Mission
Rise Against Domestic Violence SA (NPC) is a non-profit company registered in South Africa.
Our vision and mission is to become the organisation of choice to assist victims as well as to rehabilitate abusers so they too can become better people and have a second chance at life. This will include support from various methods including professionals to reduce the instances of Domestic Violence in South Africa. Above that, we aim to offer Legal Council to victims.
We will drive Domestic Violence awareness and advocate change towards all types of Domestic Violence to make South Africa a safer and better place for all.

Thematic Actions Group