Services for women
MINISTRY OF WOMEN AND CHILD AFFAIRS
- 1929- Emergency Hotline - Call for immediate assistance on child abuse.
- 1938/ 0112444444- Online Inquires - Call for immediate assistance on women affairs.
- 1919- National Information Center - Call to acquire more information about other organizations
Ministry of Women and Child Affairs and Development of Dry Zones
5th Floor, Sethsiripaya Stage II, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka.
Tel: 011 2186055
WOMEN IN NEED
- Legal service
25 Tickell Rd, Colombo 08
Tel - 011 2671411
ALL CEYLON WOMEN’S BUDDHIST CONGRESS
ACWBC has undertaken numerous Programmes and Projects for the benefit of Buddhist women from its inception namely:
- Sandya home for elders (Non-paying).
- Pubudu home for special Children & Women (Handicapped).
- Suramya home for elders (paying) - A home to provide 'a home away from home' for women who wished to live independently in the evening of their lives.
- Tharuni hostel for working girls and school leavers who come to Colombo from remote areas of Sri Lanka.
- Self-employment and Skills Development Projects for low-income and less-privileged women and girls. Project activities consisted of four main sections.
- Secretarial Training including IT.
- Catering Training for girls (bakery project).
- Handloom Weaving and Handicrafts.
- Home Gardening (Agriculture).
No. 400, Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 7
Tel: 011 2691411
THE LANKA MAHILA SAMITI
By the Establishment in our villages of women’s associations, branches affiliated to the central association of the LMS, to encourage the women of rural Sri Lanka to strive for their own social and economic progress and that of their village
- Empowerment of women
- Reproductive and general health education
- Awareness on women’s rights
- Safe motherhood, health and nutrition
- Income generation through vocational training for self-employment
- Early childhood care and development
- Training in Pre- school education
- Agriculture and community development activities
- Training in thrift and savings and better family living
Lanka Mahila Samiti
No.391, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 05.
YOUNG WOMEN’S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF SRI LANKA
Hostels are provided for girls under low economies
No. 7, Rotunda Gardens Colombo 07