Woman Study Center


General Information


Type of Organization:

Local NGO

Acronym:

WSC

Governorate:

Nablus (Branch Office)

Establishment Year:

1989

Address:

Nablus / Jasmine Lane near the mosque Alston

Telephone:

09-2375545

Website:

http://www.wsc-pal.org/

Fax:

09-2375545

E-mail:

nonth@wsc_pal.org

Person in Charge

Name:

Rawda Jamil Khalil Al Baseer

Position:

Director of North district

Telephone:

09-2375545

Mobile:

0599393996

E-mail:

rawdajle@yahoo.com

Staff:

Psychologist (1) Social Worker (2)

Mission & Goals


Mission:

The Center works to develop and promote progressive feminist speech based on the values of social justice and equality between the sexes, and about enabling women to take advantage of all available community resources, and contribute to the development of community leaders and youth who is capable to achieve this cause.


Goals:

1. Development of a feminist culture in Palestinian society based on respect for human rights.
2. The integration of equality on the basis of gender in all national policies and legislation, and to make sure that the needs of women and girl children are taken into account in all national plans and projects.
3. Enable women leaders to participate in development, social change, and decision-making in the workforce on the basis of equality based on gender.
4. Search and monitor the conditions of women and to identify gender gaps in Palestinian society.
5. To contribute to the development of capabilities of various social institutions against all forms of violence against women and girls.
6. The integration of women and girls with disabilities in all interventions aimed to the development of their situation.
7. Develop strategies for working with women and documenting the successful experiences of business and circulation.
8. Building the capacity of the center in order to develop work to achieve the above objectives.

Target Groups


ChildrenYouthWomenElderlyFamilies

Activities / Interventions


Information dissemination to the community at large
Information on the current situation, relief efforts or available services
Messages on positive coping
Facilitation of conditions for community local
Support for emergency relief that is initiated by the community
Strengthening of community and family support
Support for social support activities that are initiated by the community
Strengthening of parenting/family supports
Facilitation of community supports to vulnerable persons
Structured recreational or creative activities
psychosocial work
Psychological first aid (PFA)
Psychological intervention & Clinical management
Basic counselling for individuals
Basic counselling for groups
General activities to support MHPSS
Training. / TOT
Psychosocial support for staff / volunteers
Advocacy
Research

Time of implementation:

Morning

Place of implementation:

CenterHomeSchoolClinicCommunity

Geographical Distribution of the Services / Activities:

CityVillageCamp

Cost of the services provided:

Free

Mental and Behavioral Disorders


Neurotic, stress-related and somatoform disorders
Emergency
Grief
PTSD
Disorders of adult personality & behavior
Gender identity

Training


1 – Aman Project (life skills).
2 - The loss project, social skills to support and alleviate the shock.
3 - Sexual health and education.
4 - Social Change (awareness programs).

Research


1 - Women and loss program.
2 - Rights of girls.
3 - Creative Writing
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