Gender and Development

Activities & program done by organisation

Creach Unit
The Crèche Unit that meant for taking care of infants of 2 months to 3 years age group is helpful for the working mothers. In this center we have provided preprimary education, Health services and additional nutritional food to children. Continuously attempts were done to give knowledge with the help of song, mimes and various games. Cultural Programs were also planned as extra activities of the center. Our institution has run a crèche unit at Devgam village of kunkavav block of Amreli district; for the benefit of the women who go to work during day throughout the year. Their children are looked after here by Aya. It is supported by central social welfare board. The guardian were inspired by activities of center and donated to center.

Family Counselling Centre
Healthy family life leads to harmony in the family for having well and civilized social life. We are trying to provide our efforts at our level best through our Family Counseling Center (FCC) to solve the family disputes. Family Counseling Center was started by Shikshan Ane Samaj Kalyan Kendra with the help of Social Welfare Advisory Board on 1st Sep. 2000. As a part of services of family counseling center, we have provided services like guidance through discussion on property act, divorce, compromise, maintenance etc. through meetings at village level and solved cases of familial disputes. With the aim of providing qualitative services, a sub- committee consisting of police and advocates, is being formed. In addition, we used to take services of professionals on providing counseling services.

Yuvti Vikas Kendra
In the line of providing guidance and advice on personal problem, career development, health etc. to young girls under age group of 13 to 20 years, a counseling center was established in 1996. Under the same, various activities like group counseling, preparation of case studies, personal counseling, career development etc. conducted. During the year, 2006 young adolescent girls benefited through the services of the center. Guidance on HIV/AIDS and 25 girls got personnel guidance for their personal problems.

We Can Campaign
In the world 5 crore women are missing in compare to men, which is dangerous problem. Reason behind this are women are become victimized of physically, mentally and domestic violence. To reduce the same We Can campaign is running in the six countries of South Asia (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Nepal & Srilanka). People who are sensitive on the issue of violence on women were joined with us as change maker and took oath for not doing any violence in their relation. They were also joined minimum five persons as change makers. We have joined total 6000 people as change makers in this campaign. We have organized two shibir, various training, and follow-up meeting. As a result of this we have found that people understand the issue and work for gender equality in society.

On-going program

  • Self Help Groups
  • Nyay Samiti
  • Child Right Centre