Sahiyar, An organisation by women and for women.
"A space for women to share
their joys and sorrows,
hopes and despair,
aspirations and experiences"
2. Supporting women against violence and injustice.
When women face injustice, discrimination and violence in the family, in the society and at the work place, we offer,
Counselling and Legal Advice
Emotional and Moral support
Assistance in dealing with their problems
Constant and intimate support in their struggles
We invite all the concern parties to talk and resolve their disputes with mutually acceptable conditions if the complainant woman wishes so. If the woman wants to register a police complaint or file a court case we provide guidance and support for that.
During these years we have dealt with complaints regarding domestic violence, physical and mental torture by husband and in-laws, dowry demands and dowry death, maintenance for wife, children and old mother, custody of children and recovery of ‘Streedhan’, harassment and violence from parental family, cases of rape and sexual harassment, Sexual harassment at work place, property right for women etc.