Free Phone 116

Knowledge Management

 

 

Quick Facts

  •  An average of 95,000 calls per month                                                
  •  3,000 calls per day
  •  Over 6 million calls have come through the 116 Free-phone since 1997
  •  The 116 Free can be called for Free from any network in Zimbabwe
  •  116 is a nationally recognized emergency number
  •  An average of 1600 cases documented through the 116 Helpline each month
  •  The highest percentage about 40% of the cases documented are Sexual Violence cases with over 60% of the victims being girls
  •  The greatest perpetrators of Child Abuse are known to the victim especially relatives (38%)

 

 

 

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RT @InfoMinZW: #PostCabinetBriefing 1/ Cabinet approved the Children's Amendment Bill 2021. The Bill - widens and criminalises instances of…
@childinezim has a zero-tolerance policy towards sexual exploitation and abuse. We need to keep the communities we… https://t.co/ExnWshOWwC
@childlinezim joins the rest of the world in celebrating #DrowningPrevention day. Drowning is amongst the 10 leadin… https://t.co/gnS6ZCNgYE
RT @promobileafrica: Breaking down registration process to the Mbare community where we are doing ground work for the upcoming uplift progr…
Yesterday the @116 center in Bulawayo hosted the Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Public Service and Social Welfa… https://t.co/7bojISqJcC
#lockdown has changed routines for children. It brings a lot of sadness, depression and anxiety. You can call… https://t.co/7z3ly4oWf5
#childlinezim is implementing a parenting program in Bulawayo known as "Sinovuyo" which aims at building lasting re… https://t.co/33SMCCcy8C
RT @WHO_Zimbabwe: Just found out you are a confirmed contact for #COVID19? Here is what you should do to protect your family 👪 and friends…
RT @GOAL_Global: "The project comes at a time when children's vulnerabilities have increased and thus the need to create safety nets to pro…
Today is World Youth Skills Day. Young people need to be empowered with education in order for them to become skill… https://t.co/Egxw4Oiddc

Contact Us

  • Head Office:
  • 31 Frank Johnson Ave, Eastlea, Harare
  • E-mail: 116@childline.org.zw
  • Free Phone: 116
  • Landline: +263 242 252 000