Social Work Center (Kakkavayal, Kerala)

In southern India, Sisters Beena and Joicy improve the lives of women, children and the tribal population by providing legal and social work services. They help address issues of domestic violence, child protection, workplace violence, inadequate housing and educate and support women advocating for basic human rights.

Donations provide:

  • Free legal assistance for tribal women and children who cannot afford to pay for legal services
  • Temporary shelter for girls who are above the age of 18 years
  • Psychological help for women in distress
  • Salaries for field workers who travel to tribal villages to provide workshops, advocacy and education on human rights