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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Empowering South African Girls Through Surfing

Empowering South African Girls Through Surfing In 2016 we decided to focus on girl participation. […]

October 17, 2016
upgrade monwabisi safe hub

Help us upgrade our Monwabisi Safe-Hub

Waves for Change is working with Breadline Africa to upgrade our safe hub at Monwabisi […]

September 26, 2016

Waves for Change seeks Site Manager for East London Site

W4C seeks Site Manager for East London, South Africa Waves for Change seeks an independent […]

August 15, 2016

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