Monday, 28 April 2014

Helping a couple to strengthen the marital bond

Dimpy married since a year has a boy child of 1 month old. She left the matrimonial house after a petty quarrel with the husband leaving her son behind; the following day she went to her matrimonial home to bring the child and she was denied access even to feed the child.   She approached Sakhya; following which her husband was called for joint counselling.  The social worker also paid a home visit to her family to gauge the situation.  Dimpy is now happily staying with the husband and child in her marital home.  

Thursday, 24 April 2014


On 16th April Sahya Women’s Guidance Cell organized a workshop on Self defence in which 38 adolscent girls participated.The workshop was conducted by Mr. R. B. Rai, chief coach of Yudanshakai Karate International. During the session Mr. Rai demonstrated many self defense skills to the girls. They were then told to imitate these tricks under the guidance of Mr. Rai and Ms. Bhosle. He also stressed on the importance of self confidence and imparted knowledge on how to build self confidence. The girls  expressed that not only did they find the workshop very useful and informative but also, they learned many self defense techniques.