Awaaz - The Voice for South Asians Affected by Family Violence
If you are in immediate danger, call 911 now.
If you are not in immediate danger, contact Awaaz at 210-446-6464 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Be safe. Have a personal safety plan.
We found the personal safety plan by the Texas Council on Family violence to be very helpful. Click here to go to the personal safety plan.
Awaaz offers the following free services:
Awaaz offers confidential peer support via our helpline. Our helpline number is 210-446-6464. All calls not directly answered are linked to a confidential voicemail. Messages are returned by Awaaz advocates within 24 hours. For emergencies, call 911.
Awaaz provides clients with referrals to appropriate agencies and professionals for assistance with legal matters, medical services, emergency shelter, as well as marriage, family, and group counseling.
Awaaz advocates work with multiple local agencies in San Antonio to better serve the unique needs of South Asians affected by family violence.
Awaaz advocates provide educational materials, conduct workshops, and participate in panel discussions to promote healthy relationship and awareness of family violence within the local community.
Awaaz advocates currently speak: English, Hindi, Gujarati, Bengali, Bhojpuri, and Oriya
Awaaz’s mission is to promote healthy relationships and empower South Asian families affected by family violence.
We envision a community formed from healthy relationships, intolerant of violence and abuse....