Nirbhaya - A Fundraiser to Benefit Saheli

Saheli’s Biennial Gala, Nirbhaya, is in just a few months. Don’t forget to buy your early bird tickets!

Saheli is here to help

Saheli, Support and Friendship for South Asian Women and Families offers free services to women and families in Massachusetts: domestic violence interventions, prevention and recovery; trauma informed programs addressing the physical and mental health and safety needs of women; legal and immigration consultations with attorneys; career and economic empowerment; financial assistance to families in crisis and volunteer opportunities. We speak Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Punjabi, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu and Arabic.

  • Domestic violence advocacy
  • Support groups forĀ  women of all races and ethnicity
  • Mental health referrals
  • Family counseling by a social worker
  • Financial assistance for families in crisis
  • Empowerment classes including computer and financial literacy
  • Career guidance, networking and referrals, and finacial assistance for skill building
  • Free legal clinics for immigration and family law issues
  • Parenting workshops
  • Community outreach and violence prevention volunteer opportunities.


Upcoming events

Economic Empowerment


Saheli’s Economic Empowerment Program gives clients the tools and resources they need to live an independent, safe, self-sustaining and empowered life. Download the application form here.