With the progressive change in the socio-economic fabric of the country, more and more women are leaving their homes in search of employment in big cities as well as urban and rural industrial clusters. One of the main difficulties faced by such women is lack of safe and conveniently located accommodation. Realizing this need, MFM constructed Working Women Hostel at Durtlang, with the objective to promote availability of safe and conveniently located accommodation for working women, including day care facility for their children. The hostel was funded by Ministry of Women and Child, Government of India. The building is under construction and expected to accommodate 100 of residence with 30 Day Care Centre.
The beneficiaries embrace single, widowed, divorced, separated, and married but whose husband or immediate family does not reside in the same city/area, women who are under training for job and girls up to the age of 18 years and boys up to the age of 5 years accompanying their mother.