Sakhi For South Asian Women

Po Box 20208
New York, NY 10001

212-868-6741 Visit Website Donate Go to Facebook
Class of Housing/Services: shelter, housing assistance, domestic violance,

General Information:
This is a Non Profit Organization that may be able to provide shelter and housing assistance. Sakhi For South Asian Women Exists To End Violence Against Women. We united survivors, communities, and institutions to eradicate domestic violanence as we work together to create strong and helathy communities. Sakhi uses an integrated approach that combines support and empowerment through service delivery, community engagement, media advocacy and policy initiatives. Founded in 1989 by a group of five South Asia women from diverse professional fields such as banking, film, law and public health, Sakhi, meaning women friend, was created to fill a critical need in spite of an abundance of religious and cultural centers, professional associations, and ethnic-specific grouops within New York's large South Asian immigrant population, there was no place for women to address the silence subject of domestic violance  


How To Volunteer at Sakhi For South Asian Women :
Be a volunteer. Call Sakhi For South Asian Women at 212-868-6741 for current volunteer work opportunities.

As A General Note About Listings: does our best to provide listings that are free of cost. Many of the homeless shelters and services are free of charge. Some do charge small fees. We always urge the users of our website to visit the websites of the providers listed, OR give them a phone call to find out complete details.

In furtherance; Halfway Houses, Transitional Housing, and Substance Abuse Treatment Centers for the most part charge a fee. Most of the substance abuse resources we provide are low cost, Medicaid or sliding scale fee. We provide as much information as possible on the website of these locations.

Rooming and Boarding Houses do charge fees. We list them where we find them. They are a nice low cost option for housing.

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