Swadhara

 

Samarthanam provides shelter for women in distress under the project “Swadhara” established in 2007 with support from Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India. Swadhara provides food, shelter, vocational training, counselling and suitable placement opportunities for women and people with disabilities and in some cases their infant children. Currently the project is providing assistance to 70 women from different parts of Karnataka including widows, women with disabilities, economically backward and who witnessed abuse and trauma. Swadhara helps in the rehabilitation of women in distress.