Σύνδεσμος Μελών Γυναικείων Σωματείων Ηρακλείου και Νομού Ηρακλείου / Union of Women Association of Heraklion Prefecture
The Union of Women Association of Heraklion Prefecture (UWAH), is an NGO, established in 2000, that belongs to the Voluntary Non Governmental Organizations, and operates at Heraklion Municipality, Crete. It is an organization for women’s and children rights; also it promotes culture and civilization. It has been recently certified for its counselling services under the ISO 9001:2008 protocol. It operates the 24/7 emergency telephone line, the Shelter for women victims of domestic violence, the Counselling Centre, and the Homeless Unit to provide an array of social services for people victims of economic crisis.