While it is the festive season and people are in celebratory mode and spending time with family, we cannot escape our reality as a country.
Time at home for some is traumatic because of abuse at the hands of their partners.
Victims of Gender Based Violence are urged to make use of available services to save their lives.
Newzroom Afrika’s Zikhona Tshona spoke to two survivors who are spending the festive season at shelters in Gauteng.
Tune into Newzroom Afrika channel 405 for more details.