Welcome to the Sharan Project
Welcome to the Sharan Project. Together we can provide you with the tools to lead an independent life without fear.
Being away from home can be daunting. Who do you trust? What do you do now? Will you be able to carve out an independent successful life for yourself?
We offer free impartial, confidential and culturally sensitive support, advice and information on key life skills and information on a range of issues including health, housing, employment, education, financial, and legal.
Our aim is to empower, educate and inspire women who want to learn more about the support and choices that are available to them. For support please contact us.
The Sharan Project was recently invited by the Metropolitan Police to discuss forced marriage (FM) and honour based abuse (HBA) to highlight the challenges and barriers faced by victims and survivors across the UK. Addressing officers from specialist teams across the...
This year marks our 10th year of supporting vulnerable women. We were delighted to mark this occasion by celebrating with our partners, supporters and ambassador at HMS President. The Sharan Project was created through the vision and dedication of our founder, Polly...
Last year, we launched the Our Girl campaign calling for education institutions to help prevent forced marriage. The aim is to work with colleges and universities to train staff to spot the signs of forced marriage and prevent, create a student led support network,...
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We are a volunteer led charity and we continue to grow but we cannot do this without your help.
We believe that by giving women the confidence, support and skills to become integrated into society, this will greatly increase their chances of living successful independent lives without fear. More importantly, they will feel they are not alone and often just need a friend who understands without judgment.
There are many ways in which you can get involved to support our work please see our Get Involved section for more info.