Our Activities Details
We have set up a vocational training center with an aim to provide trainings in various fields to make woman get work easily and be economically self dependent. The Courses offered are short term. The training is given in Art, Craft, Music, Sewing-W.C.G.M., Embroidery and fancy work, Needle work , Computer , Home since, Leather Work, Machine knitting, Beautification and flower making. In addition to this the center also organizes cultural programs, picnics for students and different competitions to develop their talents and personality.
This department is a family counseling unit functioning since 1934. This is the first counseling center of Gujarat state.The experienced counselors deal with variety of social & family issues like dowry,mental & physical harassment, old beliefs & practices in the society , girl child issue, alcoholism , problems related to low income, adjustments in the joint family, adolescent problems and problems of old age people in which women are always the sufferer. This counselor deals with the problems in scientific way to help the woman by counseling family members, visiting home, taking police help and finally putting up the case in the court. Women from all over the Gujarat, specially the rural areas approach this center for help. The department promptly acts to prevent child marriages on the basis of information received, in the case of doubtful death, the counselor works in close coordination with police, doctor and legal expert to establish the fact on whether it is a suicide death of homicide. The department is always ready to create awareness regarding issues related to women and for that they arrnge different programs in the communities
The aim behind starting this school is based on the concept of socialization & rehabilitation of mentally challenged young girls in the society. The emphasis is given on activities like personal care, home management, learning activities, art , craft, and social & cultural activities. Many girls from this center has received recognition and won prizes at State & National level for their art creation
Jyotisangh Patrika is published by us periodically to inform people of all the strata of the society about the ongoing activities of Jyotisangh and also informative articles by prominent authors. Sashti Poshak Vangi a book on diet and low cost nutritious dishes is published by us A book Vaitalik A life sketch of late Shri Mridulaben Sarabhai A booklet providing information about laws for women and their rights