Adoption Resources in Cape Town: Private Social Workers

Hester Bosman-Sadie

A private practitioner with more than with more than 40 years’ experience in the forensic field, Hester is also a registered adoption specialist and well known public speaker.

She has authored several books, among them A Practical Approach to the Child Care Act (1992 and reprinted 1995, 2010 with the second edition in 2013), Custody Disputes (1998), and a number of articles relating to the child and the law.  She is also the co-author of A Practical Approach to the Children’s Act (2010).

She is a partner in a training company known as SaCor Training and lectures nationally on the practical implementation of the new Children’s Act 38 of 2005.

Hester is the chairperson and founding member of Agape Community Services, a Section 21 company aimed at combatting child abuse in previously- disadvantaged areas.

Hester is married with two children and a stepson.

083 270 7759

hester@socserve.co.za

 

Esna Bruwer

Social worker that specializes in adoptions.  She focuses on all areas of adoption process excluding origin search.

Services include:

Abortion information

Adoption information

Birth parent care

Child and youth care program

Crisis pregnancy options

Investigation/screening/counselling of applicants for adoption

Investigation/screening/counselling of biological parents

Matching

National adoption

Post adoption services

Surrogacy assessments

Contact details

Tel: 021 872 4900

Cell: 083 626 9977

Email: esnab@mweb.co.za

esna@morgenzonpractice.co.za

Postal address: P.O box 7149, Northern Paarl, Cape Town (CT), 7623

 

Eileen Jordaan

Social worker that specializes in adoptions.  She focuses on disclosed adoptions, family adoptions, step parent adoptions and search for origin.

Contact details

021 531 2858

eileenjordaan@telkomsa.net

No 5 Oranje Avenue, Pinelands, Cape Town, 7405

Services

National adoption

Crisis pregnancy options

Adoption information

Birth parent care

Abortion information

Finding a child placed for adoption

Origin search/ roots enquiries

 

Wilna Malherbe

Private social workers specialising in all areas of adoption including birth parent counselling, adoptive parent screening and placements, origin search and step parent & family adoptions. We also specialise in infertility counselling, egg/sperm donations and surrogacy.

021 853 3923

083 533 4848

083 357 4157

wilnam@mweb.co.za

Address: 9 Mc Kay Close, Strand, Cape Town (CT) 7140

Services:

National adoption

Crisis pregnancy emergency

Crisis pregnancy options

Adoption information

Birth parent care

Abortion information

Finding a child given up for adoption

Origin search/ roots enquiries

Child and youth care program

 

Marietjie Turck

Private practice, accredited in adoption work.  Marietjie specializes in all aspects of adoptions, including step parent and foster parent adoptions.

Contact details

082 471 0405

Email: marietjie@cybersmart.co.za

Address: 11 Mondeon, Cradock st, Strand, Cape Town (CT), 7140

Services:

National adoption

 

Melanie van Emmenes

Specializes in adoptions including family adoptions and step parent adoptions.

Contact details

021 554 0010

082 786 5297

melanieve@intekom.co.za

Services

Abortion information

Adoption information

Birth parent care

Crisis pregnancy options

 

 

 

 

6 comments on “Adoption Resources in Cape Town: Private Social Workers

  1. Wilma says:

    Can anybody help me to find Wilna Malherbe please it is urgent.!!

    • Wilna Malherbe

      Private social workers specialising in all areas of adoption including birth parent counselling, adoptive parent screening and placements, origin search and step parent & family adoptions. We also specialise in infertility counselling, egg/sperm donations and surrogacy.

      021 853 3923

      083 533 4848

      083 357 4157

      wilnam@mweb.co.za

  2. Anita says:

    Hi

    We want to adopt, can somebody who did this, tell which agency or social worker they used?

    Thanks

  3. Ronel says:

    We would like to adopt from Canada, we are a South African couple with Canadian Citizenship. Where do I start?

  4. unknown says:

    Is there a social worker with the surname van der Merwe?

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