PWDVA Resources


Women's Rights Initiative

Runs a pro bono legal aid cell for domestic violence cases (and are also associated with law reforms in the area of domestic violence). They provide primary legal counselling and connect victis with DCW's distress helpline

Phone: 91-11-24374830 (4316925 / 4313904 / 432101 or 2347 3904, 468 66666)

Address: 65/2, 2nd Floor, Masjid Road, Bhogal-Jangpura, New Delhi – 110014

National Commission for Women

Has a helpline and legal help: 011-23237166/4918

Phone: 23236203 / 23236204

Delhi Legal Services Authority

24 Hours Free Legal aid Help Line- Working Permanent Legal Services Clinic

Helpline No: 1516

Phone: 011-23341111

Address: Room No. 54 to 57, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Place, Gol Market, New Delhi

Supreme Court Legal Court Service Authority

Phone: 23073970

Address: Mr. P.K.Bajaj, Secretary, Supreme Court Legal Services Committee, 109, Lawyers Chambers, Post Office Wing, Supreme Court Compound, New Delhi–110001

Delhi Commission for Women- Rape Crisis Cell

The Rape Crisis Cell will assist the prosecutor in the trial, oppose the bail application of the accused, facilitate recording of statement under section 164 of the code of criminal procedure. Police station in all 11 districts of Delhi intimate about a rape incident and the commission’s helpline will take over to inform the concerned Crisis-Intervention-Center to promptly follow up the case and provide trauma counseling and other support to the victim

Phone: 011-23370557

Address: C-Block, 2nd Floor, Vikas Bhawan I. P. Estate, New Delhi-110002

Human Rights Law Network

Runs Madhyam Helpline and provide Legal counselling and legal aid


Address: (011) 24316922/24324503


Helpline for Women in Distress

24 hrs toll free, organised by Delhi Police

Phone: 1091, 1291(Toll free)/ 23317004

Crimes Against Women’s Cell (CAWC)

Delhi Police helplines

South: 011-26482871/26852588
West: 011-25915314/25926101
North: 011-23962201
Central: 011-25737951
East: 011-22091950

Special Police Unit for Women and Children

District CAW Cells

Phone: 011-24121777/24101643

Address: Nanak Pura, Moti Bagh, New Delhi

Delhi High Court

Phone: (91)-(11)-23385421

Address: India Gate, Sher Shah RD, Defence Hq, Delhi–110011


Safdarjung Sexual Assault Crisis Centre

  • Gynae Receiving Room
  • Officer to be approached in emergency
  • Senior Resident on Duty in Gynae Receiving Room and Specialist on call
  • Officer to be approached in case of non assistance:
  • Dr. Renu Arora, Nodal Officer, Sexual Assault Crisis Center
  • Counsellor: Ms. Parmita
Phone: hospital: 011-26707294, 011-26707295 officers: 011-26165060, 011-26165032, 011-26168336

Address: VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, Ministry of Health and F.W., Govt. of India New Delhi-110029

Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital

Medical aid - 011-22585007

Address: Dilshad Garden, Delhi-110095

Sanjay Gandhi Hospital

Medical aid - 011-27922843

Address: Block S, Mangolpuri, New Delhi, Delhi 110083

Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital

Medical aid - 011-23230733

Address: 2, Near Delhi Gate, JN Marg, New Delhi, Delhi 110002

Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital

Medical aid - 011-25494402

Address: Hari Nagar, Ghanta Ghar, Clock Tower, New Delhi, Delhi-110064


All India Womens Conference

Short-term shelter home for women in distress

Medical aid - 011-23381377, 011-23389680

Address: Sarojini House, Bhagwan Das Road, Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi-110001


Shelter home for girls

Address: 59 Tughlakabad Institutional Area, Near Batra Hospital, Adjecent to Rotary Blood Bank, New Delhi-110062

Matritva Chhaya

Run by YWCA, it is a short-term shelter home for pregnanat and lactating women

Medical aid - 011-22382050

Address: Sarai Rohella, Near Andh Mugh Police Station, Partap Nagar, Near Metro Station, Delhi Jahangir Puri, Near Metro Station and Mahindra Park, Police Station Jahangir Puri, Delhi


Run by the Delhi Catholic Archdiocese, it is a short-term shelter home for women

Medical aid - 011-23344435

Address: Mayur Vihar, Phase-I, New Delhi