Waves for Change – Surf Therapy for Violent Communities


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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
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Laureus Sport for Good Award

Waves For Change Stoked To Win Laureus Sport For Good Award

MONACO, 14TH February 2017 – Waves for Change (W4C) were honoured to receive the Laureus […]

February 14, 2017

Riding waves – creating jobs! Creating employment using Surfing in South Africa

Image 1: Word cloud generated by Waves for Change coaches’ answers to the question: “Describe […]

January 27, 2017
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

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