|Our Patron, Helen Clark|
Safehouse: Shakti has four ethnic women's refuges in New Zealand. Please donate generously to the cause of ensuring safety to vulnerable women and children. Items needed include beds, bed linen, duvets, kitchen ware, groceries, sanitary products, toiletries, etc. Thank you.
Contact Shakti: For general enquiries/donations
Phone/Fax: + 64 9 8384217
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
About Shakti Melbourne
Shakti Migrant & Refugee Women's Support Group Melbourne Inc. was incorporated in Melbourne on October 27, 2011, following the formation of a Steering Group led by local women, and the founding members and senior members of Shakti New Zealand.
Shakti Melbourne is backed by New Zealand based national, community organization Shakti Community Council Inc which specializes in providing culturally competent crisis intervention services for women and families of Asian, African and Middle Eastern origins.
The goal of Shakti Migrant & Refugee Women's Support Group Melbourne Inc. is to promote the well-being, safety and human rights of women of Asian, African and Middle Eastern origins based in Melbourne and the surrounding regions.
Activities of Shakti Melbourne will include the following:
- Culturally sensitive telephone counselling
- Drop in Service - Assessment & Action Plan
- Community based support/Safe accommodation
- Case Management / Case work - culturally competent
- Referral and support with legal, housing, health, Centrelink, counselling, etc
- Domestic/Family Violence Awareness, intervention and prevention workshops
Shakti Migrant & Refugee Women's Support Group Melbourne Inc.
Drop-in Centre Inside Rowville Community Centre, 20 Fulham Road
P.O. Box 8132 Dandenong Plaza
Phone. +61 3 97534324
Mobile. +61 4 326 11688