Reathusana Child Justice Project

Victim Offender Conferencing Project

Welcome to Conquest For Life!!

Thank you for your interest in Conquest For Life. Conquest for Life is a Youth run and managed Community Based Social Enterprise started in October 1995 in the township of Westbury.

The organisation exist to improve, promote and better the quality of life for all. The mission of the Organisation is to: “to be a self-sustaining youth organization, run by young people, empowered to become agents of change by developing their identity, self-worth, and a sense of community.”

The past years have been very exciting and challenging at times. In this profile you will learn about Conquest For Life, its programmes, successes and even challengers.

We hope that you will take your time to learn about the organisation.

Our Objectives

  • Conquest For Life (CFL) has been in existence for over twenty one (21) years and has worked to achieve the following objectives: Developing a Sense of Self Young people in South Africa need time, space and a safe environment in which to pursue alternatives to their current lifestyles. Conquest For Life has created and established this environment through a number of projects which give young people a variety of opportunities to redefine themselves from a minus to a plus; a…
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Our mission

Our mission is “To be a self-sustaining youth organization, run by young people, empowered to become agents of change by developing their identity, self-worth, and a sense of community.”

Our Projects

  • Building Bridges Diversion
    Youths at risk may be sent to us via the RAR Centre, Community, School or the local courts. They enter a two month life skills programme at CFL and progress is monitored throughout. The project runs on weekday afternoons and is split into two segments. Topics covered include communication skills, conflict management and resolution, positive self image and attitude etc. and youth work in groups. The program also includes community service with the idea to…
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  • Victim Offender Conferencing Project (VOC)
    Victim Offender Conferencing Project is a creative, community based and Restorative Justice Project dealing with human issues of crime through a face-to-face interaction between the offender(s), their respective families and to some extent appointed support persons from the community. The process is guided by highly skilled community mediators/facilitators and together we to try and reach common ground and resolve situations out of court.
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  • Reathusana Child Justice Project
    The Reathusana Child Youth Justice Project is part of Conquest For Life’s Youth At Risk Project. The project targets awaiting trail young offenders under the age of 18 and aims at rehabilitating young people while incarcerated. The is designed to monitor and further develop young peoples’ character and change their mindsets through a variety of programs, which will be delivered by trained enthusiastic young people from Conquest For Life.
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Our History

  • Conquest For Life was established in 1995 in Westbury, a township 8km west of Johannesburg. A group of young people came together to initiate innovate approaches to complex problems facing their community and, in doing so, make a difference in the lives of their family and friends. The Organisation has expanded its Westbury facilities by opening four new branches in other disadvantaged communities, i.e., the communities of Soweto, Ennerdale, Orange Farm , Platfontein in the Northern Cape and Mautse /…
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Our Successes

  • In October 1995 in Westbury, a group of young people came together to initiate innovative approaches to complex problems facing their community and, in doing so, to make a difference in the lives of their friends, families, neighbours and community members. This was achieved through outreach to schools (including placing…
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Contact Us

Physical Address: 21 Price Street, Newclare, Gauteng, South Africa 2093

Postal Address: Po Box 88378, Newclare 2112, Gauteng, South Africa

Telephone: +27 (0) 11 473 1651

Cell No: + 27 (0) 61 478 5398

Facsimile: +27 (0) 86 688 9303

BBM Pin: 763df4ae

E Mail: info@conquest.org.za

Skype: glensteyn