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Lifeline Childline Namibia has been approved by Ministry of Gender Equality Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare as a Child protection Agency, receiving its status in June 2021, according to the Child Care and Protection Act (CCPA) 3 of 2015, regulation 4. In March 2022 the organisation received its designation certificate as per section 33 of the said Act. Child protection is intrinsically linked to creating a child safe organisation. The organisation has a child protection policy and accompanying procedures detailing how child protection concerns will be handled.

Child Protection Services offered

Paid services

Interviews and consultations

Home visits

Report to the children’s court

Prevention and early intervention services

Aftercare services

Facilitation of foster care placement

Facilitation of domestic adoption

Court processes

Assist with birth registration

Group sessions

Origin enquiry or tracing

Assessment of prospective Adoptive and Foster parents


Non-paid services

Removal of children or alleged offenders

Investigation of children in need of protective services

Providing support services to victims of child Trafficking

Reunification services of children with their families and associated supervision