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Snehitha is a 24 hours working gender help desk. It works to avail support and help to the shield less women in society. The main aim of the center is to provide help and support to those women and children who are in distress and provide voice for their issues and concerns, also to prevent, protect and prevail over domestic violence through advocacy, empowerment and social change. Snehitha also looks to enhance the socio-economic status of young, underprivileged women by empowering them with self-confidence and the required skills to enable them to become independent and contribute to family and society. Senhitha facilitating the women in distress to access the service of other institutional agency (legal service authority, police department, CWC, NGO's etc.) to address the issues. Snehitha provides immediate help, shelter, counseling, motivation and legal assistance to the victim of violence. Women and children are availing shelter as well. Snehitha is working on the principle of convergence, which is followed by a close interface and collaboration with the service providers and counselors. In 2013 Snehitha gender helpdesk have been started in three districts namely Malappuram, Ernakulam and Trivandrum. Later on in 2015 it was started in three more district called Wayanad, Palakkad and Idukki. Till September 2017 total 8267 cases has been reported to all these six Snehitha, among this 3240 were direct case and 4992 were reported over telephone. From September/October 2017 Snehitha has been started in all fourteen District of Kerala. Snehitha consist 11 staffs and all of them are women. There are 2 counselors, 5 service providers, 1 office assistant, 2 securities and one care taker in Snehitha.

Services of Snehitha

  • 24 hrs working gender help desk.
  • Short stay home for women and children who are facing atrocities and violence.
  • Short stay for those women who are traveling alone in night.
  • Family, individual, adolescent and premarital counseling.
  • Awareness campaigns.
  • Legal and medical assistance.
  • 24 hrs Tele counseling
  • Rehabilitation through the convergence with other departments and NGO’s

 

Monthly Report of Snehitha

January  February  March

 

STATUS OF THE SURVIVORS APPROACHED TO SNEHITHA- GENDER HELP DESK -  up to 31 March 2018
Sl.No District Name Year Established Direct Case Tele Case Human Trafficking Total Short Stay Counseling Domestic violence Sexual violence Atrocities against children
1 Thiruvananthapuram 2013 547 1301 2 1850 532 391 511 180 222
2 Kollam 2017 67 115 0 182 21 70 27 1 12
3 Pathanamthitta 2017 83 94 0 177 7 52 29 1 7
4 Alappuzha 2017 67 101 0 168 31 46 12 1 1
5 Kottayam 2017 53 82 0 135 13 69 30 0 2
6 Idukki 2015 661 239 4 900 124 959 235 12 74
7 Ernakulam 2013 1177 2681 2 3858 618 282 660 269 156
8 Thrissur 2017 110 194 0 304 20 154 16 0 4
9 Palakkad 2015 200 429 14 643 173 377 105 6 35
10 Malappuram 2013 833 885 1 1719 446 413 432 19 190
11 Kozhikode 2017 40 4 0 44 3 13 7 0 1
12 Wayanad 2015 756 454 7 1217 243 213 166 16 63
13 Kannur 2017 68 60 0 128 3 70 4 0 6
14 Kasargod 2017 59 20 0 79 10 162 14 0 5
  Grand Total   4721 6659 30 11404 2244 3271 2248 505 778
 

 

Address and contact number of Snehitha Gender Help Desk:

 

Thiruvananthapuram
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
TC-5/452, House No; PRA-37
Pathmavilasam Lane, Indira Nagar,
Peroorkada, 695005
Phone No: 04712430661, Toll Free No: 18004258855
E-mail : snehithatvm@gmail.com
Kollam
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
Vivekananda Nagar,
1 Kilikoloor P.O. 691004
Phone No: 04742767660, Toll Free No: 18004253565
E-mail : snehithaklm@gmail.com
 
Pathanamthitta
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
House No 111/6939,
NSS medical Mission Hospital junction,
Near Honda Showroom,
Pandalam
E-mail : snehithapta@gmail.com
 
Alappuzha
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
Opp. DYSP Residence,
Vellakkinar,
Alapuzha 688001
Phone No: 04772230912, Toll Free No: 180042520002
E-mail : snehithaalp@gmail.com
Kottayam
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
Zeon Junction, Neendoor Road,
Ettumanoor P.O.
Phone No: 04812538555, Toll Free No:18004252049
E-mail : snehithaktm2@gmail.com
 
Idukki
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
Vellayamkudy P.O.
Nathukallu Road,
Kattapana 685515
Phone No: 04868250679, Toll Free No: 180042522667
E-mail : snehithaidk@gmail.com
 
Ernakulam
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
Near Jilla Vyavasaya Complex,
Kunnumpuram Road,
Kakkanad P.O. 682030
Phone No: 04842428745, Toll Free No: 180042555678
E-mail : snehithaekm@gmail.com
Thrissur
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
Calvery Road, Poothole,
Thrissur 680004
Phone No: 04872382573, Toll Free No: 18004252573
E-mail : snehithatsr@gmail.com
 
Palakkad
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
Near Civil Station
Fire Station Road,
Kallekkad Residential colony 678001
Phone No: 04912505111, Toll Free No: 18004252018
E-mail : snehitapkd@gmail.com
 
Malappuram
Pookkottoor 676517
Phone No: 04832770500,
Toll Free No: 18004256864
E-mail : snehithahelpdeskmpm@gmail.com

 
Kozhikode
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
Near post office,
Anamika street,
Civil station 673020
E-mail : snehithakkd@gmail.com
 
Wayanad
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
Goodalai,
Near Kalpetta bupass,
Kalpetta 673121
Phone No: 04936202033
E-mail : snehithawyd@gmail.com
 
Kannur
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
House No. 2385 A,
Pallipram,
Mundayad 670594
Phone No: 04972721817, Toll Free No: 18004250717
E-mail : snehithaknr@gmail.com
Kasaragod
Snehitha Gender Help Desk
meenapees Road,
Avikkara P.O.
Kanhangad 671315
Phone No: 04672201205, Toll Free No: 18004250716
E-mail : snehithaksd@gmail.com