Legal Cell

Objectives
  • To provide legal assistance to women in crisis
  • To make women aware of their legal rights
Areas of focus
  • Women in crisis situation
Action plan
  • Legal intervention in the court of law
  • Fact finding and follow up of cases
  • Legal counselling
  • Legal training

Legal cell was a response to the growing needs of women victims of domestic violence and other forms of discrimination. Legal cell of Streevani came in to existence in 2006, with the help of Indo Global Social Service Society (IGSSS). In the past 10 years over two thousand women have received assistance form Streevani legal cell.

Internal complaint Committee (ICC) constituted under Sexual Harassment of Women at workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act,2013. The staff of Streevani network with many organizations, NGO’s and Educational Institutes as the NGO/Third party member in the Internal Complaints Committee constituted by those organizations.