Services We Offer
We help South Asian men, women and children who may be facing domestic abuse including physical, verbal, economical, emotional, and/or sexual abuse.We provide a full range of confidential and comprehensive services. These include:
Many of our Advocates, who are also volunteers, have undergone intensive training of more than 50 hours to be certified as domestic violence counselors. Our volunteers, like our clients, are from different parts of the world, including India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and the U.S. and therefore, many of our volunteers speak one or more South Asian languages, including English, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali, Urdu, Gorkhi, Punjabi and Gujarati, to name a few.
Our Success Stories
I am very grateful to the SAATHI team for their assistance and empathy in my worst days. I got my hope, my spirit, and my pride back. Calling Saathi of Rochester that was the best thing I could have done.Today, I feel very safe and feel like I can do it. Thank you SAATHI!!
Team Saathi is far more than counselors; they are guardians, provide a chance of achievement to each client who walks through their door for help. With their advice and kindness, the person feels more confident with increased self-esteem than anyone could imagine. With this the client feels their dignity and self-worth is on a path of recovery.
Saathi team is wonderful. When I thought I was weak, helpless or unable to move, the team stood by me, empowered me and made me feel strong. Calling Saathi of Rochester was the best decision I could have ever made for myself and my children.Thank you SAATHI!!