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Sakhi for South Asian Women



Address:P.O. Box 20208 Greeley Square Station New York NY 10001
Telephone(s):212-714-9153 Hotline: 212-868-6741
Fax:212-564-8745
E-mail:contactus@sakhi.org
World Wide Web: http://www.sakhi.com


Description:

Provides resources, referrals and support to battered women. Conducts monthly support groups; helps women access public assistance and shelter; assists women with their court cases and obtaining legal representation. There are also free monthly matrimonial and immigration clinics.



Location information:

Hotline: 212-868-6741.


Hours:

Mon-Fri 9-5.


Eligibility Requirements:

Women (primarily of South Asian origin).


Admission Requirements/Documents:

None.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Access for People with Disabilities:Fully accessible with advance notice.


Services Offered:Language TranslationLegal CounselingLegal RepresentationSpecialized Information and Referral
Languages Offered:BengaliHindiMalayalamPunjabiSouth Asian LanguagesTamilUrdu
Target Groups(Ethnic):South Asians
Target Groups(By Need):Battered WomenDomestic Violence Victims