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.

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'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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Business Development Director

W4C is Recruiting – Business Development Director

Do you want to join a growing Mental Health foundation taking Surf Therapy to Africa? […]

January 11, 2017
Impact Report

Impact Report 2016

Waves for Change has had a very exciting and productive 2016!  You can find out how […]

December 23, 2016

Making History: Qualified Lifeguards from Masiphumelele

History has been made in Fish Hoek. For the first time, this summer, the beaches […]

December 21, 2016

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