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South Asian Domestic Violence Organizations by State

Arizona

The Brewster Center
Domestic Violence Services (Serve Immigrant Women)
2711 E. Broadway Blvd
Tucson, Arizona 85716
Phone: (520) 881-7201 (Business)
             (520) 622-6347 or
             (520)746-1501 (Crisis/ Shelter)

California

Asian Pacific Women's Center
ASIAN PACIFIC WOMEN'S CENTER
1145 Wilshire Blvd., Ste 102
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Phone: (213) 250-2977
Fax: (213) 250-2949
E-Mail: chunyenchen@apwcla.org
Website: www.apwcla.org

ASRA
41835 Albrae Street
Freemont, California 94538
Phone: (510) 657-1245
Fax: (510) 657-6661
Hotline: 1-800-313-ASRA
E-Mail: Asraa1@aol.com
Runs a 6 bed shelter

Indian Business and Professional Women
1278 Terra Alta Drive
Milpitas, California 95032
Phone: (408) 956-9115

MAITRI
P.O. Box 6011B
Sunnyvale, California 94086-0111
Hotline: 1-888-862-4874
Website: http://www.maitri.org

NARIKA
P.O. Box 14014
Berkley, California 94712
Phone: (510) 540-0103
Toll Free: 1-800-215-7308
Fax: (510)540-0201
Website: www.narika.org

SAHARA
South Asian Help & Referral Agency (Los Angeles)
Toll Free: 1-888-724-2722

SHAMAKAMI
P.O. Box 460456
San Francisco, California 94146-0456

South Asian Network
18000 Pioneer Blvd., Suite 101
Artesia, CA 90701
Phone: (562) 403-0488 or (800) 281-8111
Fax: (562) 403-0487
E-Mail: saninfo@southasiannetwork.org
Website: http://www.southasiannetwork.org

TRIKONE (South Asian Publication)
P.0. Box 21354
San Jose, California 95151-1354
Phone: (408) 270-8776
Fax: (408) 274-2733
E-Mail: trikone@rahul.net
Website: http://www.rahul.net/trikone/

Connecticut

Sneha, Inc.
P.O. Box 271650
W. Hartford, Connecticut 06127-1650
Phone: (860) 658-4615
Fax: (860) 521-1562
Toll Free: 800-58-SNEHA (CT Residents Only)
Web: www.sneha.org
E-Mail: sneha@sneha.org

JAGARAN
108 Munson Road
Middlebury, Connecticut 06762
Phone: (203) 758-2333
E-Mail: dhumale@juno.com

Georgia

RAKSHA
P.O. Box 12337
Atlanta, Georgia 30355
Phone: (404) 842-0725
Fax: (404) 876-0670

Baitul Salaam Network
Provides services to Muslim women who are survivors of DV
Phone: (800) 285-9489 pin#00
Phone: (770) 907-7163
E-Mail: Haleem1@aol.com

Illinois

APNA GHAR, INC
4753 N. Broadway, Suite 518
Chicago, Illinois 60640
Phone: (773) 334-4663
Fax: (773) 334-0963
E- Mail: info@apnaghar.org

Club of Indian Women
P.O. Box 70
Westmont, Illinois 60559
Phone: (630) 323-9612

Khuli Zaban
South Asian Women's Lesbian and Bisexual Organization
Phone: (312) 409-2753
E- Mail: khulizaban@hotmail.com
E- Mail: Khulizaban@geocities.com

Maryland

ASHA (Asian Women's Self- Help Association)
P.O. Box 34303
West Bethesda, Maryland 20827
Phone: (301) 369-0134
Fax: (703) 242-3714
Toll Free: 1-888-417-2742

Massachusetts

Asian Task Force
P.O. Box 120108
Boston, Massachusetts 02112
Phone: (617) 338-2354
E-Mail: nanda@atask.org

MASALA (Massachusetts Area South Asian Lambada Association)
P.O. Box 34303
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142
Phone: (617) 499-9669

South Asian Clinic
Cambridge Health Alliance
26 Central Street
Somerville, Massachusetts 02143
Phone: (617) 591-6420
E-Mail: vinodn@erols.com
E-Mail: Shefpatel@yahoo.com

South Asian Women for Action
2 Wheeler Road
Boston, Massachusetts 01740
Phone: (617) 497-0316
E-Mail: manex@channel1.com
Website: http://www.sawa.southasian.org

The Center for Prevention of Abuse
P.O. Box 390616
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139
Phone: (617) 679-7045
Fax: (617) 374-7625
E-Mail: sharma@mpi.com
E-Mail: Cpa_inc@yahoo.com

Michigan

Michigan Asian Indian Family Services (MIA)
19111, West Tenmile Rd, Suite 122
Southfield, Michigan 48075
Phone: (248) 351-0077
E-Mail: mkaura@ford.com
E-Mail: Vhari@sun.science.wayne.edu
Website: http://www/science.wayne.edu/~vhari/maifs
Another Contact: Usha Ari (independent social worker) (248) 967-7292

KAMILAT
Addressing Quality-Of-Life Issues faced by Muslim Women and their Families
707 Georgetown Parkway
Fenton, MI 48430
Phone: (810) 714-3664
Toll Free: (877) KAMILAT
E-mail: staff@kamilat.org
News: kamilat@listbot.com
Web: http://www.kamilat.org

New Jersey

Manavi, Inc.
P.O. Box 3103
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901
Phone: (732) 435-1414
Fax: (732) 435-1411
E- Mail: manavi@worldnet.att.net
Website: http://www.manavi.org

New York

Andolan
Phone: (212) 358-5985

Asian Indian Women in America (AIWA), Inc.
R.D. One, Box 98
9 Iroquois Avenue
Palisades, New York 10964
Phone: (914) 365-1066

AWAKE (Asian Women's Alliance for Kinship and Equality)
P.O. Box 275
Tallman, New York 10982
Hotline: (914) 368-2011
E- Mail: awakeinc@aol.com

DRUM (Desis Rising Up and Moving)
32-06 47yh St. Apt # 2A
Queens, NY 11103
Phone: (718) 956-0232

Islamic Center of Long Island
835 Brush Hollow Road
Westbury, New York 11590
Phone: (516) 333-3495
E- Mail: ruksanaA@aol.com

Nav Nirmaan Foundation, Inc.
87-08 Justice Ave, Suite LA
Elmhurst, New York 11373-4575
Phone: (718) 478-4588
Fax: (718) 476-5959
E- Mail: navnirmaan@netzero.net

New York Asian Women's Center, Inc.
39 Bowery, Box 375
New York, New York 10002
Phone: (212) 732-0054
E- Mail: alallny@aol.com

Pragati
72-34 Bell Blvd
P.O. Box 240
Bayside, New York 11364
Phone: (718) 456-4712

Sakhi for South Asian Women
P.O. Box 20208
Greenly Square Station
New York, New York 10001
Phone: (212) 868-6741 (Helpline)
Phone: (212) 714-9153 (Office)
Fax: (212) 564-8745
E- Mail: sakhiny@aol.com
Website: http://www.sakhi.org

SALGA (South Asian Lesbian and Gay Association)
P.O. Box 50 Cooper Station
New York, NY 10276
Phone: (212) 358-5132
E- Mail: salganyc@hotmail.com

Sikh Women's International Organization
230 Central Park South
New York, New York 10019
Phone: (212) 246-3381

South Asian American Women's Association
60 East Fourth Street
Corning, New York 14830
Phone: (607) 962-3277

Urban Justice Center Empowerment Project
666 Broadway 10th floor
New York, New York 10012
Phone: (212) 533-0540
E- Mail: ujc.fvp@essential.com

Victim Services
Phone: (212) 577-5083
E- Mail: spaul@victimservices.org

Worker's Awaaz
Phone: (212) 634-3424

North Carolina

KIRAN
Domestic Violence and Crisis Services for South Asians in NC
P.O. Box 3513
Chapel Hill, NC 27515-3513
Administrative: (919) 865-4006
Crisis (Toll Free): (866) KIRAN-INC
Email: kiraninc@hotmail.com
Website: www.kiraninc.org

Ohio

Women of the Indian Subcontinent Support Group
6669 Schreiner Street
East Worthington, Ohio 43085
Phone: (614) 846-6669
Fax: (614) 846-1837

Oregon

SAWERA (South Asian Women's Employment and Resource Alliance)
P.O. Box 91242
Portland, Oregon 97291-0242
Helpline: (503) 778-7386
Fax: (503) 916-4896
E- Mail: sawera@sawera.org
Website: http://www.sawera.org

Pennsylvania

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence
6400 Flank Drive, Suite 1300
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17112-2778
Phone: 1-800-537-2238
Fax: (717) 545-9456
You can call them to get information about DV resources in the US

SEWAA (Service and Educationfor Women against Abuse)
P.O. Box 1591
Havertown, Pennslyvania 19083
Phone: (215) 62-SEWAA
Phone: (215) 739-9999
E- Mail: rshah@prizes.jmj.com

Texas

Daya
P.O. Box 571774
Houston, Texas 77257
Phone: (713) 914-1333
Fax: (281) 491-8932

Saheli
P.O. Box 3665
Austin, Texas 78704
Voice Mail: (512)703-8745
Website: http://www.main.org/saheli

Committee on South Asian Women
Texas A&M University
College St, Texas 77843
Phone: (409) 845-2576
Fax: (409) 845-4727
Website: http://www.amu.edu/~e305jj/cosaw.html

Utah

Asian Association
Phone: (801) 467-6060

Truly Sensitive Battered Women's Shelter
Phone: (801) 537-8622

Washington

DAWN (Domestic Abuse Women's Network)
P.O. Box 1521
Kent, Washington 98035
24 Hr Crisis Line: (206) 656-8423
Southwest King County: (206) 656-8423

Chaya
P.O. Box 12917
Seattle, WA 98111-4917
Phone: (206) 568-7576
Helpline:(206) 325-0325
Toll Free:(877) 922-4292
E-mail: chaya@oz.net