Western Cape Government
03/24/2017 at 18:49. Facebook
Together we can stop the spread of tuberculosis. Watch our video to find out what TB is, what the symptoms are, and why it's important to get tested early. Find out more at [ Bit.ly Link ]. #WorldTBDay
Western Cape Government
03/24/2017 at 16:12. Facebook
Join the worldwide call for people to protect our planet by taking a stand against climate change. Find out more about Earth Hour and how you can get involved. #EarthHourZA

Earth Hour 2017

Western Cape Government
03/24/2017 at 13:03. Facebook
We’d love to know a bit more about how you get online and which social media channels you use! If you can spare 2 minutes, please take our quick survey by clicking on the image below. Thanks!

Can you spare a few moments to take our survey?

Western Cape Government
03/24/2017 at 08:57. Facebook
Find out more about rape forensic units and the help available for victims of rape and sexual assault. Follow the link below for all the details.

What you need to know about rape forensic units

Western Cape Government
03/24/2017 at 06:01. Facebook
Today we commemorate World TB Day. What is tuberculosis (TB), what are the symptoms, and how can you get treatment? We answer these questions and more!⬇

Today is World TB Day

Western Cape Government
03/23/2017 at 14:28. Facebook
Seconds count in an emergency! Make sure you get the help you need as quickly as possible by calling the appropriate emergency number.

A comprehensive list of emergency numbers

Western Cape Government
03/23/2017 at 11:31. Facebook
In case you missed it, this is how we will be spending our R59 billion 2017/18 budget.⬇ #WCbudget2017

2017/18 Provincial Budget

Western Cape Government
03/23/2017 at 08:36. Facebook
If you're worried that your child might be getting bullied, read this to see what you should look out for and what you can do to help. Learners, teachers and parents can call our Safe Schools hotline on 0800 45 46 47 to report any abuse.

How to deal with bullying at school

Western Cape Government
03/23/2017 at 05:45. Facebook
Do you need to get in touch with us? We're online from 7:30am to 4pm every weekday.

Our Contact Centre is available to help you every day (including public holidays) from 7am to 7pm. Here's how you can reach them:

Call 0860 142 142
SMS "Help" to 31022
Send a "Please call me" to 079 769 1207
Email us on service@westerncape.gov.za

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Firefighters have responded to over 17 000 fires across the province since the start of the fire season in December.

Know what to do and who to call for help in the event of a wildfire by taking a look at this info.⬇

Wildfire season

Did you know that over 60s qualify for a 30% discount on self-catering accommodation and camping at CapeNature Reserves? Find out more here: [ Bit.ly Link ].
#ManenbergUpgrade: Read the latest Progress Update from the Office of the Premier, including details on upcoming public participation in Manenberg.

Progress Update: Manenberg Upgrade

Let's unite for Human Rights!✌

Learn why today is much more than just a public holiday: [ Bit.ly Link ].

Discover your hidden talent or passion! Explore and grow your abilities by joining an after school programme in your area today. Who knows…you could be South Africa’s next rising star! #AfterSchoolGameChanger

Discover hidden talent with our after school programme

Who's heading to the beach to cool down today? ☝ Check out our beach safety advice, including how to beat a rip current and what the different shark spotter flags mean.⬇

Stay safe at the beach

We can expect extremely hot weather and veld fire conditions across the province today.

Stay safe in the sun to prevent heat exhaustion and heat stroke: [ Bit.ly Link ].

Know what to do in the event of a wildfire: [ Bit.ly Link ].

: SA Weather Service (See the weather warning for your specific area here: [ Bit.ly Link ].
Wherever you are in the Western Cape, we hope your week is off to a good start!

Like our page for easy access to public information and services, and please share our posts with your friends, family and community - let's make the Western Cape #BetterTogetherWC.

You can get in touch with the Western Cape Government in any of the following ways:

Call 0860 142 142
SMS "Help" to 31022
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Bring your family and friends along for a fun-filled evening and be part of the Cape Town Carnival tomorrow!

Join the festival of mystery, magic and wonder as strange and amazing creatures from the sea come alive through performers and floats which will take to the streets.

Cape Town Carnival 2017

Only one week left so don't delay. The deadline for applications for 2018 enrolment at Western Cape schools is Friday, 24 March 2017.

The deadline applies in particular to children who are entering Grade 1 or Grade 8 in 2018, and children who are changing schools. For more info, click on the image below.

School enrolment for 2018

If you still haven't tried Cape Town's MyCiTi Bus, Sunday is the perfect opportunity. MyCiTi will be offering their services for FREE!

Free MyCiTi services on Sunday, 19 March 2017