SAHARA Women’s Group

Sahara Women’s Group

A program to support, mentor and empower South Asian women.

Monthly women support group meetings held to engage, educate and empower South Asian women within their own cultural context and language.
Facilitated group discussions to share coping mechanisms and tips to raise awareness of and address common issues impacting South Asian women. Issues including: womens’ health, child-rearing, navigating relationships, multi-generational family life & impact on youth, girl-child practices & acquiring further education, mental health and addictions and aging.

This program aims to create harmony within the nuclear South Asian family, to prevent strife situations and avail families the opportunities and advantages of participating in the greater Canadian culture and society.

When: First Wednesday of the month, 6 – 8:30 pm
Where: 1000 Voices, Genesis Centre of Community Wellness, Calgary