Tygerberg APD renders developmental social work services to persons with disabilities as well as their families in the Northern suburbs of Cape Town and parts of the Cape Flats. Our social work services focus on empowering people to help them better plan their future and organise the support and services they may need.


These services include, but are not limited to:
  • Needs assessment of clients
  • Developing a plan of action
  • Counselling and support services
  • Referral to appropriate resources
  • Social – and work groups
  • Life skills training
  • Assistance with placement in the open labour market or sheltered employment
  • Accessing training/learnership opportunities