One Stop Crisis Centre facility for women victims in Haryana
Faridabad and Gurgaon (Haryana) will soon have “One-Stop Crisis Centre” (OSCC) facility which will provide legal aid, police services and counselling to women victims under one roof.
What is OSCC?
OSCC is a comprehensive service which will provide medical facility along with other support services such as legal aid, police services and counselling under one roof to the victims of domestic violence and assaults. The centre will be headed by a coordinator, who will be a senior doctor of the hospital where OSCC is located. Besides the coordinator, there would be a team of around eight to 10 people comprising a counsellor, a police officer, a lawyer, two on-duty doctors and support staff like nurses, helpers, sweepers.
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2013