17-18 May, 2018, Meghalaya
NEN Meghalaya, organised a 2 day exposure trip for the staff of 181 Women Helpline and the Out-Reach Workers of NEN. The participants visited 10 organisations in Shillong City that provide services to women and children namely: FIDU (Female Injecting Drug Users) Targeted Intervention- VHAM (Voluntary health Association Meghalaya); Lamjingshai; Childline; FCC (Family Counselling Centre); Adolescent Friendly Clinic-Ganesh Das Hospital; Kripa Foundation; Impulse NGO Network; Special Cell for Women-Sardar Police Station; WISE (Women for Integrated Sustainable Empowerment) and Ferrando Transit Shelter Home. The exposure trip provided an opportunity for the participants to learn about the functions and services provided by the organisations and create network linkages for future collaboration. The functioning of the 181 Women Helpline was also publicised during the exposure trip.