Elsies River Community Development Centre
Domestic violence, substance abuse [both alcohol and drugs] and
gangsterism permeate the social fabric of this community. Parenting
skills have been identified as a key area in addressing these issues,
as well as family support services.
resolution, HIV/AIDS awareness and personal development are some
of the workshops offered to community members.
The Centre also promotes sewing skills to enable women to escape
the cycle of poverty and abuse.