Applications Sought for Youth Diversion Programmes

Department of Social Development

Applications for the accreditation of diversion programmes and diversion service providers have been invited.

The social development department published the call for applications in Government Gazette 41561 in terms of the Child Justice Act.

Government departments are also invited to submit applications.

A list of addresses in each province from which application and self-assessment forms can be obtained is provided.

Application forms must be submitted by 31 July 2018.

Meanwhile, the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) recently provided parliament with an update on the payment of social grants as from 1 April 2018.

Direct transfers into the personal bank accounts of beneficiaries has continued.

CPS will continue to make cash payments for six months.

Biometric information on recipients will be provided to the Post Office once the new SASSA card is ready.

Sabinet Cape Town Office