Social assistance

The purpose of the Social assistance unit within the Human Resources department is to facilitate, implement, co-ordinate and provide proactive social assistance support to UCT staff.

The Social Assistance Co-ordinator will provide support and facilitate access to forms of external social assistance or social wage, such as:

  • housing subsidies / loans
  • healthcare services (e.g. family planning, clinics, chronic medication)
  • social grants
  • legal aid
  • any other services for which UCT staff qualify

Page last updated: 28 March 2018