Women's cell acts as a center to offer succour to women in distress. Counseling is provided to victims of abuse. It also monitors the investigation of cases where women are victims. Abandoned and destitute women are taken to protective custody and handed over to homes meant for them. There is a 24 hours helpline in this wing. Kollam Rural Women Cell is functioning in a building near Kottarakkara Govt Girls High School. This wing is headed by a Woman Circle Inspector. The Women Cell comprises Women Police Officers and is tasked to uphold the right and dignity of Women. Women cell conducts petition enquiry and its disposal which deals with family matters gives legal aid and counseling and also conducts awareness classes. It also assists the District Police Chief in reviewing the progress of the investigation of cases in which women are victims. The Cell is functioning under the supervision of the Deputy Superintendent of Police, District Crime Branch.