Sahil Project

Sahil Project

Charity information

Sahil Project

Registered Charity Supporting Asian Women experiencing isolation stress and mental health issues.

Founded 1987

  • Mission statement

    Sahil was established in 1987 to provide help and support to Asian women experiencing mental health problems in Coventry and surrounding areas. Majority of our clients suffer from stress, isolation and depression. The aims of the organisation are:-
    To provide a befriending service for Asian women with mental health problems. To provide impartial and non-judgemental advice and guidance
    To accompany women where necessary to appropriate helping agencies.
    To provide a drop in service. To provide an outreach and home visiting service to women who can’t attend the project. The Project also recruits and train volunteers, who play a very important role running of the orgainsation.
    Through one to one befriending support, support groups, counselling and other activities i. E confidence building, yoga, art and craft etc.

  • Aims

    Sahil Project aims to:

    • To signpost Asian women onto other agencies and/or liaise with relevant agencies on their behalf with a view to promoting inter-agency working and the further development of partnerships towards the best overall provision in care and support
    • (c) To develop the capacity and skills of Asian women, particularly in socially and economically disadvantaged communities so that they may participate more fully in society
    • (b) To work towards the advancement of education and social regeneration by providing: • a drop-in service to allow Asian women to meet and share their experiences • befriending, counselling and support services
    • (a) To provide a quality service and level of in–depth practical and emotional support that enables Asian women to link into, then access appropriate mainstream services in relation to their needs
    • (d) To host a variety of initiatives to raise educational standards thus empowering and enabling confidence building to take place
  • Overview

    Established: January 1987

    Registered Charity Number: 1109863

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 6

    Volunteers: 26

    Phone number: 02476638754

    Address: 449 Foleshill Road Coventry CV6 5AQ

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