Maa Shanti supports South Asian mothers who are affected by domestic abuse.
Please be aware that our offices will be closed from Friday 16th December until Tuesday 3rd January and our full timetable will resume on Monday 9th January. If you would like to make a referral, we will be in contact with you and the client you referred the week commencing 3rd January. If you are in danger, please dial 999. For all other queries we will resume our services as normal in January.
Our aims are to reduce isolation, increase confidence, knowledge and skills and improve access to support, employment, and education.
We provide advocacy, emotional support, signposting and activities in person, online and in a blended format.
We provide services remotely and in-person. Our activities include yoga, arts & crafts, support groups, vocab group, mindfulness, cooking club and social events. We now also provide blended yoga and arts and crafts where you can join remotely or in-person. We are also providing group support via WhatsApp.
Please call 07340 990119 or 07904 034 278 or complete the referral form
If you would like to donate to help us to continue to support our clients please visit:
We offer a range of services, including an initial assessment, ongoing one-to-one support and action planning around safety concerns, housing and finance. We provide advocacy to empower women to better understand how they can access support from key agencies such as Housing, Job Centres, Child Maintenance Agency and Local Councils. In addition, we run a programme of workshops and events which increase knowledge on how to stay safe, improve access to relevant support, focus on mental well-being and increase participation in the local community to reduce isolation.