Our Mission

Beyond Bars Akademia’s mission is to help incarcerated and formerly incarcerated young women gain access to resources, sustain themselves and contribute to society by passing on their newfound skills and knowledge, inspiring future generations to improve the lives of themselves, their families and peers. 

BEYOND BARS PROMISES:

Securing a future through post-prison education

Helping to face the difficulties of coming home

Make them fit into the work environment

Becoming the evidence-based norm in terms of prison rehabilitation in South Africa

our Vision

De-incarcerate South Africa from its female prison population by 2030.

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