Narika offers a toll-free and confidential helpline: 1-800-215-7308

We provide support and services in Bangla, Gujarati, Hindi, Malayalam, Marathi, Punjabi, Sinhala, Tamil, Telegu and Urdu. Our trained and experienced advocates and volunteers provide culturally sensitive, non-judgemental and sympathetic support to women and children in abusive situations.

Support Services

Narika offers help for domestic violence and trafficking victims in the areas of:Family Law and Immigration Services


The South Asian Economic Empowerment and Development (SEED) Program is designed to enable women’s economic independence through workshops that promote personal and professional growth. The SEED Program provides a unique platform of opportunities to qualifying immigrant women, to develop skills that would enable them to move forward on a sustained path of self-sufficiency.

SEED is an integral part of Narika’s violence prevention and advocacy work in the community and is held in various locations around the Bay Area (San Francisco, Oakland, El Sobrante, and Fremont) two to three times a year.

The program is offered in 12 week modules, each consisting of sessions in: