Sister Organizations

Shri Gujarat Mahila Lok Swasthya Sewa Sahakari Mandali Ltd.

This registered state-level health cooperative provides life-saving, preventative health information/education, low cost curative services at women’s doorsteps, and referrals to government and private healthcare centres.

Shree Mahila Sewa Sahakari Bank Ltd.

SEWA Bank exists to reach the maximum number of poor women workers engaged in the unorganized sector and provide them with suitable financial services for socio-economic empowerment and self development, through their own management and ownership.

SEWA Academy

SEWA Academy aims to take the SEWA movement forward through training and capacity building, action-oriented research, and building strong communication.


VimoSEWA is an integrated insurance program aiming to provide social protection for SEWA members.

Gujarat Mahila Housing SEWA Trust (MHT)

MHT aims to improve the housing and infrastructure conditions of poor women in the informal sector.

Gujarat SEWA Co-operative Federation

SEWA Trade Facilitation Centre (STFC)

STFC Represents a unique and innovative movement where marginalized artisans themselves are the producers, owners, shareholders and managers of their own company.

Sewa Gram Mahila Haat (SGHM)

SGHM is an apex organization to provide marketing facilities and other market related support to the rural producer groups towards their empowerment and economic self-reliance.

Sewa Manager ni School (SMS)

A resource center founded in 2005 equips grassroots women with management skills to successfully run small enterprises and businesses

Video SEWA

Video SEWA was established in 1984 as a means to provide training to the members of SEWA and to motivate, mobilize, and strengthen the existing membership of SEWA through the use of video recordings and tapes.

Shri Mahila SEWA Anasooya Trust

Anasooya is a fortnightly newsletter from SEWA that was started in 1982 to provide a forum for presentation of experiences, ideas and viewpoints emerging from SEWA’s work.

Lok Swasthya Mandali

The member-owned Lok Swasthy SEWA Cooperative (LSM) enables women workers and their families to have access to life-saving health information, prevent illness, obtain services when required thereby leading healthy and productive lives.


The National Vimo SEWA Insurance Cooperative has over 8,000 share-holder members and contributes to the policy arena for developing a Uniersal Healthcare system for India.


Annual Report

SEWA Bharat Annual Report 2013