ASHA KIRAN - WOMEN DEVELOPMENT CENTRE OF YWCA OF BOMBAY
(Registered under Societies Act 1960 Reg. No. 44 at 6/8/1952)
128 YEARS OF SERVICE
The YWCA of Bombay in the 128
years since its conception continues to establish itself as
a torch bearer for the empowerment of girls & women irrespective
of age, caste of creed. “By Love serve One Another”- the motto
of the YWCA, has been the driving force behind the numerous
developmental programmes & projects to ensure social transformation
/ nation building based on the ideals of justice, fraternity
& upliftment of the marginalised.
Asha Kiran of Bombay YWCA caters
not only to women & children but also elderly by providing
them with a forum to interact & fulfill their social &
In the age of working women,
providing residence to them is the need of hour.
Dipti Dhaman hostel provides
accommodation for 100 working girls with facilities of a well
stocked library, recreation & a wholesome canteen is the
ideal home away from home. In the addition there are guest
rooms for women on the business & employment travel, day
care facility for children of working mothers. Accommodation
is also given to women in the need of emergency shelter. A
counseling & crisis center provides a comforting support
and help to women in distress. To further our cause for social
rejuvination, we provide a day care center with stimulating
programs for Senior Citizens from nearby communities in Andheri.
Programs at a glance
- Working women’s hostel.
- Transient guest accommodation.
- Emergency shelter for women in distress.
- Residence for seniors.
- Day care for children of working mothers.
- Day care for underprivileged seniors.
- ‘Aasra’- family counselling and crisis intervention center.
- Study center for academic & personality development
of underprivileged girls.
- Vocational & skills training for income generation.
- Fully equipped air conditioned conference hall for 120 people.
- Meeting rooms to accommodate 20-30.
- Amphitheatre for rehearsals & theatre performance.
- Library cum study room.
- Sanskruti – Cultural programmes featuring music, dance &
- Jagruti – awareness on social issues through films &
- Casses in yoga, aerobics, dance, art & craft.
YWCA of Bombay functions through
five centers in the Metropolis
: Tel. : 22020122, 22027489, 22833768
Fax : 22822057
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
Centre : Tel. : 22025053, 22029161,22020598
Fax. : 22020445
E-mail : email@example.com
: 2309 6544 / 23096555 / 2302 0469
Fax. : 23098066
Tel. : 27570786
: 26702831 / 39, 26702863 / 72
MS Shobha Philip
53, J.P. Road, Near Navrang Cinema,
Andheri (W), Mumbai 400058.
Tel. : 26702831 / 39 / 72