Sakhi- OSC for women inaugurated at Kulgam

KULGAM, OCTOBER 23: The Additional District Development Commissioner (ADDC) Kulgam,  Riyaz Ahmad Sofi along with Senior  Consultant Ministry of Women and Child Development (MWCD), Government of India, Dr Japaka Madhvi today inaugurated Sakhi-One Stop Centre (OSC) for women  here.

This Centre is intended to support women affected by violence, in private and public spaces, within the family, community and at the workplace.  

It was informed that the centre is established with an aim to provide an array of services like medical, legal, counseling and psychological assistance to violence affected women under one roof where she can walk in without any fear and discuss problems freely.       

The OSC is designed to help victims and provide them access to integrated range of services under one roof including medical aid, police assistance, legal aid, shelter and other helps to women and girls to fight against any kind of violence.

Among others, District Child Protection Officer and officials of MSK and ICPS besides, Consultant from MWCD and other officers of the district were present on the occasion.