Waves for Change – Surf Therapy for Violent Communities


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Our Mission Statement

Waves for Change provides safe spaces, access to caring adults, and provision of weekly ‘Surf Therapy Sessions’, to help young people from volatile backgrounds develop skills to regulate behaviour, build healing relationships, cope with stress and make positive life-choices.

Freedom Riders

'Freedom Riders' - The full ABC Documentary
Follow the stories of Apish, Noncedo and Likho and learn about life in South Africa's townships and surfing's transformative rise..
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Grassridge Wind Farm Fuel Change Through Surfing

In November 2016 Waves for Change (W4C) and the Grassridge Wind Farm’s “Grassroots Youth Development” […]

April 20, 2017

The Power of Partnership

Action Impact In recognition of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) – specifically Goal #17: […]

April 20, 2017

W4C is Recruiting – Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning Director

Opportunity closing date:  Thursday, 30 March, 2017 Opportunity type:  Employment – Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning […]

March 16, 2017

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