Sakhi- Counseling Centre
Appointed by the Kerala State Social Welfare Board, Cultural Academy for Peace functions as a Service Provider under the ‘Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act-2005’. The professional staff, legal counselors, visiting psychiatrists and psychologists are available to cater to the needs of individuals and families, with problems in interpersonal relationships or psychological problems. Regular services are extended to the local Anti Harassment Cell of the City Police, UPAD (Urban Poverty Alleviation Department) Corporation of Cochin, to various groups of the Panchayat (Local governing body), educational institutions and corporate organizations. The High Court and Chief Judicial Magistrate Court refer cases to the Centre.
Telephonic counseling service is also rendered. The phone number is: 0484 2385188