Suvarna Sadan is a branch of the Society of the Helpers of Mary, involved & immersed in the Slums of Jogeshwari since 1971. People are from different culture but the main language they speak is Hindi, our National language. There are migrants from State such as Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Gujarat, Goa, Kerala, Manglore, Tamilnadu, Karnataka & rural Maharashtra. The main aim of the centre is to facilitate community organization with the marginalized groups like women, youth and children of all Faith.

The centre has formed several women’s groups. These groups have leadership qualities to assume responsibilities. Training for the groups is given in monthly meeting in respective areas. All the leaders of the various groups (women Council) meet once a month to discuss main activities of the groups. The various activities are conducted by the centre such as capacity building program for women, youth & children, self-help groups, credit society, tailoring class, legal aid centre, Children’s Group, Domestic workers groups, Senior citizen card making, Play school & it networks with likeminded Non-Governmental & Government organizations. Resources and information are exchanged. Joint programs are conducted in solidarity.

 

The centre aim at empowerment of women, children and youth in social transformation.

 

SOCIAL

Self Help Groups

Credit Society

Counseling

Legal aid Facilities

Legal Literacy Program

 

Capacity Building Program

  • Micro finance Training Program
  • Self Defense Training Program
  • Training in Leadership
  • Income Generation Training program
  • Importance of Health & Yoga
  • Personality development
  • Environmental Degradation
  • Legal Aid Training Program
  • Entrepreneurship- Maintenance of Accounts for staff
  • Family visits

 

EDUCATIONAL (FORMAL/NON-FORMAL)

  • Vocational Training
  • Tailoring
  • Play Schools

 

Awareness Program on current issues HIV/AIDS

  • Human rights
  • Legal Literacy
  • Corruption in Ration Shops
  • Rights of Women
  • Government Schemes
  • Right to Food
  • Communal Harmony
  • Women & child Abuse
  • HIV/AIDS

 

POSTAL ADDRESS

Suvarna Sadan

Raj Ratan Apartment

Block “C” No.9

Service Road

Near BMC Garden

Jogeshwari (E)

Mumbai -  400 068

Telephone No. (022) 28369651

Email:  suvarna@helpmary.in

 

 

SURVANA SADAN

THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF THE HELPERS OF MARY

E-mail: headoffice@helpmary.in

Tel.: 022 2676 68 45/48 43

Fax: 022 2676 90 77

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