Needs Analysis Assessment: The Case of Frankfort Shelter

The reason women continue to suffer even in this much-enlightened age remains a mystery to many psychologists and scholars. It is also saddening to note that most of the problems faced by postmodern women are analogous to those of ancient women, raising the question of whether the world is actually abandoning its repressive acts towards women. My stay at the agency was a real-eye opener with regard to the suffering and the needs of women. It is important to state that the agency has and continues to perform a tremendous role in protecting and empowering women. However, despite its commitment, it has not been able to address fully their problems.Frankfort shelter has failed to put into consideration the individual and social needs of their patients.

According to my field experience, I found psychological counselling wanting in the agency. This became evident to me through the interviews I initiated as well as observing the demeanor of most women. Through informal interviews, I ...