Police Station based Support Centres

Police Station based Support Centres

“The police station based Support Centres” for Women in Gujarat is a new initiative aimed at providing short term/long term counseling and guidance to the needy women –victims of domestic violence and family problems, besides other forms of harassment in coordination with the local police and other Government agencies.

The objective of this project is to strive for ensuring that women are recognized as individual, with equal rights and opportunities in society, to live peaceful, violence- free life. The support centres established by Women and Child Development Department Govt. of Gujarat are located within the selected police station in a district, to work with a clear understanding that Domestic Violence and other forms of violence against Women are dealt with seriously and every woman has a right to get protection against such crimes. The Counselors at the support Centres are appointed by WCD on contractual basis, through due process of selection and they are imparted adequate training on counseling skills.

Functions of the support Centres are directed towards

  • To aware a victim on her legal rights
  • To make efforts to undertake capacity building of a victim and to make her confident enough to take an appropriate decision on her own to solve a problem through various options available to her.
  • A counselor also undertakes counseling of her family members to bring an amicable solution. Such a Counseling is voluntary for family members of a victim
  • To address the issue of domestic violence and VAW in coordination with the Police, Protection Officer-Service providers appointed under PWDVA 2005 and also Legal Aid Authorities.
  • Referral to other service agencies like hospitals, shelter homes etc.
  • Any other assistance which a counselor deem fit to redress grievance of a woman; within legal frame work .
  • Be a link between the Police and other agencies for rendering help to needy women and children.
  • Organizing awareness programmes on various gender issues in the respective districts.

State level unit of Police Station Based Support Centres, comprising (i) State Project Coordinator, (ii) Regional Coordinators (two); is located at Gender Resource Centre, Ahmedabd.

State Level team

Dr. Lata Brambhatt- State Project Coordinator (All Districts) -09974704041

Police station Based Support Centres, Gender Resource Centre, Women and Child Development Department, Govt Of  Gujarat
Sr No District Name of Counselors Contact No. Police Station Contact no
1 Ahmedabad 1.Ms Deepika  Thakur 9426039827 Odhav Police Station ,Near Chhotalal Chhali, Odhav, Ahmedabad 079- 22871091
2. Mr Jagdish  Vaghela 9374266404
2 Amreli 1. Mr Hasmukh Rathod 9978222604 Amreli Mahila Police Station, Chital Road, Opp S.P. Office, Amreli 02792-227496
2. Ms Parul Mahida 9727970177 Savarkundla Town Police  Station,Opp.Railway Station, Savarkundala. Dist: Amreli 02745-242499
3 Anand Vacant   Anand Town Police Station, Opp. Amery Hospital, Near Railway Station,Amul Dairy Road, Anand 02692-251033
2.Ms Sabnam Khalifa 9925534431
4 Banaskantha 1.Ms Jigisha  Tarar 8980965195 Palanpur West City Police Station, Abu Road Highway, Old RTO Circle, Palanpur Banaskantha 02742-268555
  Disa 2. Ms Devyani Parmar 9033214600 Deesa Rural Police Station, Opp New Bus Stand, Jalaram Temple Road, Deesa. Dist: Banaskantha 02744-221060
5 Bharuch 1. Ms Hemaxi Shah 8733059619 "C' Division Police Station, Near GEB Office, Maktampura, Bharuch. 02642-225312
2. Ms Kiran Tivari 8733061283
6 Bhavnagar 1. Ms Preetiba Jadeja 8469207259 Bhavnagar Mahila Police Station, Navapara, Bhavnagar 0278-2518094
  2. Ms Divya Bhatt 9408786844
7 Dahod 1. Ms Seema  Joshi 9879081007 Dahod Rural Police Station, Rabdal Police Station, Godhra Road, Dahod 02673-244900
2. Mr Rakesh  Bhabhor 9825798836
8 Gandhinagar 1.Ms Dipti Parmar 8866896657 Kalol Taluka Police Station, Near Ambika Highway, Near Polytechnic College, Kalol, Dist: Gandhinagar 02764-221394
2.Mr Shailesh   Parmar 9904727131
9 Junagadh 1. Ms Kripa  Lakhani 9428971276 Keshod Taluka Police Station, Char Chowk, Keshod, Dist: Junagadh 02871-236093
2. Ms Reena Fadadu 9173133313
10 Kutchh 1. Mr Amrat Makwana 9979638732 Aadipur Mahila Police Station, Rambaug Road, Besides Rambaug Hospital, Adipur, Gandhidham, Dist: Kutchh-East 02836-260830
2. Ms Mausam Maheta 9904972271
11 Mahesana Vacant   Mahesana Taluka Police Station, Azad Chowk, Mahesana. 02762-253452
2. Ms Yamini Rathod 8401625643
12 Narmada 1. Ms Kalpana  Chaudhary 9638360737 Rajpipla Police Station, Besides Government School, Rajpipla, Dist:Narmada 0264-0224041
2. Ms Priyanka Gamit 9687990153
13 Patan 1.Mr Bhavesh V Parmar 9723413448 Patan S.P.Office , Siddhpur Cross Road, Besides District Court, Patan 0276-6220030
2. Ms Saroj  Raval 8238372530
14 Porbandar Vacant   Kamlabaug Police Station, Kamlabaug , Porbandar. 0286-2240945
2. Ms Jigna Odedra 9726123133
15 Rajkot 1. Ms Ashmita Gadhia 8460693235 Rajkot Mahila  Police Station, Ring Road,  Besides Head Quarter, Opp. Race Course, Rajkot 02812-450791
2. Ms Hiral Savaliya 7405353619
16 Sabarkantha 1.Mr Vikas  Rajan 9978005400 Himmatnagar Police Station, Besides Mahila Police Station, Opp. DSP office, Himmatnagar, Dist: Sabarkantha. 02772-249353
Vacant  
17 Surat 1. Ms.Mariyam Gamit 8347719797 Navagam Police Chawki, Kamrej Cross Road ,Besides SOG Office, Kamrej, Surat 02621-353700
2. Ms Bhavna Chaudhari 7567770482
18 Surendranagar 1.Mr  Vipul  Doriya 9925776070 Circle Police inspector Office, Near Tower Chawk, Surendranagar 02752-285105
2. Ms Sangita Vaghela 9925913350
19 Tapi 1. Mr Kalpesh Gamit 9925983266 S.P.Office , Block No. 15, Panvadi,  Jilla Seva Sadan, Vyara. Dist:Tapi 02626-221500
2. Ms Hetal Gamit 8469041010
20 Vadodara Vacant    5th  floor Commissioner Office , Jail Road, Ravpura, Vadodara 0265-2432020
2. Ms Jignasha Pandya 9825316010 Gorwa Police Station, Refinery Road, Gorwa. Vadodara  
21 Panchmahal 1.Ms Asha Dube 9724388272 Godhra Taluka Police Station  Opp.Lalbag Bus Stand  At: Godhara, Dist: Panchmahal 02672-243166
Vacant  
22 Valsad 1. Ms Jagruti Tandel 9375026367 Valsad S.P.Office,  Valsad. ૦263-254222
Vacant  
23 Jamnagar 1. Ms Darshana Vara 9173726962 Jamnagar B Division Police Station, Under DSP Office, Opp. Ayurvedic Hospital, Besides Reliance Mall, ,Jamnagar 0288-2550244
2.Ms Bhavisha Radadiya 9726088685
24 Kheda 1.Zankhana Sathavara 9427187812 Nadiyad Rural Police Station, Opp.Mahila Police Station, Nr.Vegetable Market.At:Nadiyad. District-Kheda 0268-2561745
2. Ms Shaileja Parmar 9638431356
25 Navsari 1.Ms.Damini Gajjar 8980364090 Navsari Town Police Station, Near Tower, Mota Bazar, Navsari. 02637-280305
2. Ms Harshida Patel 9726241855
26 Dang Vacant   Aahwa Town Police Station, At: Aahwa, Dist: Dang 02631-220333
2. Ms Padma Chaudhari 9978189703 Vaghai Police Station,At. Vaghai, Dist.Dang 02631-246233
27 Arvalli 1. Mr Ashwin Patel 9558565169 Modasa Rural Police Station, Sabalpur At: Modasa, Dist:Arvalli 02774-246606
2. Ms Hetal Sutariya 9662383124
28 Chhotaudepur 1. Ms.Deepika Parmar 8140082775 Chhotaudepur Town  Police Station, B/H , DSP Office, Chhotaudepur. 02669-232068
2.Ms. Niral Davera 9662780820
29 Devbhumi Dwarka 1. Ms.Payal Parmar 9624123691  DYSP Office, 1st floor,Nr. SNDT school, Jamkhambhalia. Dist : Devbhumi Dwarka 02833-234262
Vacant  
30 Morbi 1. Ms Piyuta Nadpara 9714749546 "A "Division Police Station, Jail Road, Opp. Thakor Lodge, Morbi 02822-230188
2. Ms Rekha Parmar 8758306914
31 Gir Somnath 1. Ms Alka Makwana 9687870025 Veraval City Police Staion, Patan Darvaja, Veraval. Ta: Veraval Dist: Gir Somnath 02876-220003
2.Ms Kinjal Makwana 9714665706
32 Mahisagar 1. Ms Sarla Bhabhor 9825974607 Lunavada Taluka Police Station, Fuvarachowk, Lunavada, Dist: Mahisagar 02674-250033
Vacant  
33 Botad 1. Ms. Reena Vyas 9426780321 Botad City Police Station, Opp Govt.School, Railway Staion Road, Botad 02849-251415
2. Mr Ramesh Maru 9904618942
    State Coordinator Dr. Lata Brahmbhatt-9974704041  
    Regional Coordinators Ms Madhu Parmar-9925744915  
    Ms Jigisha Patel-9825612956  
    Vacant-  

The selection of counselors in other districts is under process.

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