The group also runs a telephone counselling service on Mondays and Thursdays from 7.00 to 9.00 p.m.on phone numbers 2685-19-1971 for gay and confused men.It also welcomes calls from others affected by this; friends, family, partners etc.and other organizations seeking advice in this area.Women who are isolated and fearful of others discovering their sexuality now have a safe place to interact with like-minded women. Runs a help line on Tuesdays and Fridays 6 to 8 pm for lesbian and bisexual women. Help line for Gay/ Bisexual men on Mondays and Thursdays. Also works on HIV and AIDS, sexual health and sexuality issues. Email: [email protected]: Bombay Dost:105A Veena-Beena Shopping Centre, Bandra Station Rd, Bandra (West), Mumbai 400050. Web: Aanchal: Help Line for lesbian and bisexual women.Aanchal means the sheltering folds of a woman's saree. Address: C/o Naz PO Box 3910, Andres Gunj, New Delhi, 110049. Contact: Geeta Kumana Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays between 3pm and 6pm.and are only open for lesbians, bisexuals and women exploring their sexual orientation. Email: AIDS Bhedbhav Virodhi Andolan (ABVA): Activist Collective doing community work in issues of queers, blood donors, drug users, women, HIV positive people, law, health and education. PRISM - People for Rights of Indian Sexuality Minorities: PRISM, originally The Thursday Forum, is a New-Delhi based organisation which works on issues affecting all sexuality minorities.For more information, email Sangini at: [email protected] [email protected] is the first helpline solely for lesbian and bisexual women in Mumbai, India. It has basically arisen because of the complete invisibility that lesbians and bisexual women have had and continue having in the city. Email: Naz Foundation India Trust: Sexual Health Agency for Men who have sex with Men. Contact: Akshay, Shaleen, Jaya, Lesley, Dipika Email: DEVELOPMENT ADVOCACY AND RESEARCH TRUST Contact person : Sandish Singh, Project Co-ordinator Address : C/o K. Singh, B-226, 1st Floor, Greater Kailash, Part I, New Delhi, Pin 110 048 Phone : 0 98116 60382, 98113 34420 E-mail : LAWYERS COLLECTIVE HIV/AIDS UNIT DELHI Contact person : Anand Grover, Project Director Address : 63/2 Masjid Road, 1st Floor, Jangpura, New Delhi, Pin 110 014 Phone : 011 2432 1101 / 1102, 2431 6925 Fax : 011 2432 1101 E-mail : [email protected]/ [email protected] : Row Kavi, Chairperson / Vivek Anand, Chief Executive Officer Address : 2nd Floor, Vakola Old Municipal Building, Nehru Road, Santacruz (E), Mumbai, Pin 400 055 , Phone : 022 2618 7476 Fax : 022 2665 0547 PO Address: PO Box 6913, Santacruz (West), Mumbai Metro - 400 054.
If you are aware of other organisation that should be mentioned here please write to us with details at mailto: This is an organisation for gay and bisexual men based in Delhi.The phone is attended by a counselor on Saturdays between 3pm and 7pm. Arawanis Social Welfare Society: (for hijras) Contact: Radhika [email protected] Sangam: A collective of lesbian and bisexual women.Address : Post Box 16613, Matunga, Mumbai - 400 019.The Whats App support staff announce that messages were encrypted in the "latest version" of the Whats App software for i OS and Android (but not Black Berry, Windows Phone, and Symbian), without specifying the cryptographic method.Whats App introduces a feature named Read Receipts, which alerts senders when their messages are read by recipients.In addition, weekly meetings are organized for women who wish to meet in a group and discuss lesbian issues, share their experiences and talk openly about their sexuality in a supportive space.