Nirmal Jyothi

NirmilJyothi – Centre for children in beggary and rag picking

Initiated in 2006 and located at Gittikhadan in Nagpur city, this program provides the opportunity for over 250 children to break the cycle of beggary. It provides:

  • Located at Gittikhadan This Centre provides opportunity for over 250 children to break the cycle of beggary. It provides:
    • hygiene and health programs
    • TB related support and health promotion
    • school work support and tuition
    • life skills trainings
    • recreational activities
    • library
    • kindergarten and playroom
    • supplementary nutrition
    • vocational training for young women in beauty therapy, tailoring, painting, candle making, hand bag making, liquid detergent and craft
    • Self Help Groups and Income Generation Activities

94 young women and men were imparted with livelihood training in 2014 -15.  7 women were supported with a seed fund for initiating income generation activities.