LifeLine Vaal

LifeLine Vaal Triangle, is a people orientated organization focused on building the well-being of the community and the individual. 

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LifeLine Vaal

LifeLine Vaal has strived to create emotional wellness, and build the community heart for the distressed, and counter the social illness of the community in the area since 1984. Promoting Personal wellness and resilience and peer education, as well as experiential journeys to discover self and develop wellness.

LifeLine Vaal Triangle is a Non Profit Organization (001-885NPO) offering confidential, 24 hour telephone counselling to the community of the Vaal.

Vision Statement:

A Mental and Emotional Healthy South Africa.

Our Moto:

Mental and Emotional Health for all.

Mission Statement:

To offer mental and emotional health services within the culture of Human Rights, through programmes that are preventative and responsive.

Our Values:

  • Integrity: We believe in the value of Mental and Emotional Health and we practice what we preach by seeking ways to pursue if for ourselves as well as others.
  • Diversity: We deeply respect and value the differences in people, culture and believe that Mental and Emotional Health is a universal human need.
  • Passion: We commit to do all we can to promote and facilitate Mental and Emotional Health.

What LifeLine Offers the Community

LifeLine‘s main program is counselling and trauma debriefing, which we have been providing in the Sedibeng and Sasolburg district for the past 40 years. We have many well trained and competent Lay Counsellors providing this service.

LifeLine has another leg of services, which is the training area. We offer a basket of various life skills programs but the most popular and important one is the “Personal Growth Course”.

LifeLine has trained staff who are able to provide free and confidential HIV counselling and testing at all five of our Centres, in language of choice where possible.
LifeLine has a shelter for abused women and their young children. The Shelter was established in 1988 and is able to accommodate 11 people at any time.

Thuthuzela Care Centers are one-stop facilities that provide on-site medical examination, HIV testing, PEP medication, psycho-social services and SAPS statement taking.

This workshop sessions comprises of 8 weekly sessions of 3 hours. Its approach is experiential with inputs with small group exercises and interaction.
  • +27 (0)16 428 1740

With more than 40 years

history, reputation and credibility

of counselling services to the community, LifeLine Vaal now offers a Complete Counselling Skills Package

  1. Personal Knowledge Skills
  2. Counselling Process & Skills
  3. Practical

Next course starts: 

Unlocking potential

1) To create a positive environment and practical approaches for the child/youth to respond appropriately in their growth and development. 2) For the youth worker, to be practically enabled in approaches and to work to a deliberate and focused plan for optimum outcomes.3) The workshop designed for the parent, educator, youth group leader, home/shelter functionary, social workers

Distress must fall

A SERIES OF SHORT WORKSHOPS ON RESOLVING DISTRESS: Distress is when you are not ok, at a loss, unable to cope or function optimally; because of some problem, situation, condition, incident or crisis.

The workshop helps you:

1) If you know [with insight and understanding]. 2) You can commit to proactive action. 3) Enable and empower yourself to manage these life skills [live and enjoy] .
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Inside LifeLine Vaal's Life


Re-Opening of Tirisano

After the destruction of the Palm Springs Mall in 2021 with the violence and riots we “lost” our wellness centre.  The owners of the Palm

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Training takes place in the community on a regular basis, when we have funds, and we recently gave a Personal Growth Course to some community

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Community Meeting

Team Building

With the newly funded GBV programme LifeLine has a larger amount of employees. Employees total 67 and we felt the need to get some team

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Frequently Asked Questions

When you feel overwhelmed, helpless or have no-one to talk to – contact us

LifeLine provides counselling on various topics – whatever is worrying you we will be able to provide support. We provide generic counselling.

No – there are no costs involved – we only work on donations (if you have to give) but no there are no charges

A session usually lasts about 40 – 60 minutes

The amount of sessions will depend on what progress  is made. Usually we offer four sessions and then will assess the situation.

No – LifeLine does not have therapists – we are Lay Counsellors

LifeLine is NOT a children’s organisation but we offer sandtray “therapy”

No – we are not qualified to do so. Reports need to be made by professionals.

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LifeLine Vaal

Address: 1 Monument Road, Duncanville, Vereeniging.

Postal Address: P.O.Box 20 Arconpark Vereeniging, 1939

Fax: 086 773 2350

Tel: 016 428 1740


Thuthuzela Care Centre

Address: Kopanong Hospital, 2 Casino Rd, Vereeniging.

Tel: 016 428 5959

1 Stop Facility for Victims of Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence

Sicelo Wellness Centre

Address: 97 Johan le Roux Road, Ophir, Meyerton

Tel: 016 428 1740

Sharpeville Satellite Wellness Centre

Address: Govan Mbeki Community Centre,Sekati Str, Tshepiso, Sharpeville.

Tel: 076 867 6593

Tirisano Wellness

Address: Palm Spring Mall

Tel: 083 315 7117

Sebokeng Satellite Wellness Centre

Address: 2879, Lesabasaba Primary School, Halefeng Str, Zone 13 Sebokeng

Tel:063 184 8587

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