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Umgeni Community Empowerment Centre is a Non Profit and Public Benefit organisation that has its primary focus on the care and counselling of: neglected, abused or homeless children, destitute citizens, orphans, marginalized communties, commercial sex works, indigent persons over the age of 60, poverty stricken learners and families, persons afflicted with HIV/AIDS, victims of Human Trafficking, rape and domestic violence victims.

UCEC runs numerous programmes aimed at aiding & empowering both individuals and communities to become self sustainable and contributory citizens.

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A registered Non-Profit, Public-Benefit Organisation (034-250-NPO) since 2003 Core practice is to benefit & uplift society Offer a range of services from counselling to skills development Collection & distribution of food to the underprivileged Temporary Relief Crisis Centre for abused women & children Crèche for poverty stricken children in rural area On site pre & post test counselling & support groups for HIV / AIDS Outreach programme for commercial sex workers Faith based organisation which offers spiritual guidance.


Our primary focus is on the care, counselling and rehabilitation of: Victims of domestic violence, physical & emotional abuse Victims of Human Trafficking & of sexual abuse Commercial Sex Workers Orphaned, abused, neglected or homeless children Marginalized communities Persons infected and affected by HIV / AIDS Underprivileged families & unemployed individuals Indigent persons over the age of 60 The sick, suicidal, imprisoned & the destitute.

Our services are for all in need regardless of age, gender, race or religion.

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UCEC Management Team

Help us raise awareness on Human Trafficking:
RESCUE to 38008

cost R10)

Read our report on some of the Anti-Human Trafficking awareness campaigns that we conducted in 2014. Click here to view a PDF.

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Umgeni Community Empowerment Centre
ABSA Bank, Musgrave Road,
Durban, South Africa
Current Account.
Account Number: 4058046503
Branch Code: 630326
International Deposits Branch Code: 632005

Matthew 25:35, 36:

“For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat,
I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.”


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Current Partners:

C3 Technology    Assegai Healthcare    OilTanking GC    East Coast IT
SAHL    Salvation Army    Tiger Brands    Tiger Brands    Rugby Legends    Food Bank South Africa
Amicell    Prime Cut Meats    Shoprite    Visual Intelligence

News Archive

Sustainable Living Exhibition
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Anti-Human Trafficking Awareness campaign
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January to March 2012

• Read Newsletter.
• Sunday Tribune, April 8 2012.
Salt of the Earth - Feeding Scheme. Food parcel distribution and
daily feeding.

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- Basic Skills Training.
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Shiloh House
Crisis Centre.
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