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Community

 India Community Center (ICC)
ICC promotes Indian culture and values by providing social, cultural, recreational and community programs, thereby uniting the Indian community, and raising awareness about Indian culture in the local community. indiacc.org 

Maitri

Maitri is a free, confidential, nonprofit organization based in the San Francisco Bay Area, that helps South Asian women facing domestic violence, emotional abuse or family conflict. We provide peer support andreferrals to legal help, emergency shelters and counselors. maitri.org 

Narika

 

Narika is a non-profit organization for and of women who trace their origins to the South Asian countries of India, Pakistan, Bangla Desh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Sikkim, and Bhutan. We provide support, information, help, and referrals to women and children in abusive situations. Narika's model of support incorporates all the positive aspects of familial relationships among women in South Asia. Our volunteer staff of South Asian women understands the familial, cultural and communal affinities of our callers. We do not give professional advice but offer a sisterly ear, providing the support and information women need to make their own decisions. All calls and services are free and confidential. narika.org