National Youth Development Outreach
Since 1990 National Youth Development Outreach (NPC) services to the communities of Eersterus, Mamelodi, Cullinan and Bronkhorstspruit focused on engaging with the youth with the goal to give alternative activities from criminal activities. The services include life skill education, empowerment, leadership development and skills development opportunities. Using performing arts as a vehicle to move forward. Since 2005 a community non-live-in Adolescent Diversion Programme is implemented with 12 week life skill building and restorative program aiming to empower young people, between the ages of 10- 18 years, with the necessary support and skills to become assertive, responsible, caring, determined individuals who are striving towards a positive future. The programme include educational outings, hiking and adventure camping. Skills development activities like basic computer skills training, job seeking skilling and support services like CV writing and typing are availed.