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Population Foundation Of India

Uttar Pradesh- Lead Agency

Ms. Ratna Khare
State Program Coordinator

Address: C-3, Nirala Nagar,
Lucknow U.P – 226020
Ph. No. +91-5224005091
Website: www.populationfoundation.in

Parivar Seva SansthaState Innovations in Family Planning Services Project Agency (SIFPSA)Family Planning Association of IndiaHindustan Latex Family Planning Promotion TrustJHPIEGOKing George Medical University(KGMU)Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant Institute of Studies in Rural Development (PISRD)Department of Social Work, University of LucknowPopulation Services InternationalPopulation Foundation Of India

Parivar Seva Sanstha

Lucknow

Parivar Seva Sanstha, a professionally managed national NGO active since its registration under the Societies Registration Act in 1978. It provides a range of quality, affordable reproductive health services and products in 15 states in India.

The mission of the Sanstha is to enhance the quality of life of women, men, adolescent and children by addressing the challenges in health, population and development. Parivar Seva works on low income groups, mainly living in urban slums, peri-urban and rural areas, who are unable to afford commercial services and products, but are also reluctant to avail free of cost services from the public sector.

Parivar Seva networks effectively with private sector (including NGOs) and public sectors at the central, state, district and village levels. The Sanstha has received funding from the central and state governments, bilateral and multilateral agencies as well as private international and national donors. Most of its projects are innovative and may have been up scaled in the country and abroad. This includes branded Social Marketing Products (condoms, OCPs with iron & Sanitary Napkins) Social Marketing of Clinical Services, youth friendly services, working with adolescents and youth on sexual reproductive health etc.

Parivar Seva has the distinction of being a pioneering organisation engaged in providing RH services in India.

Contact Details

Head Office

Parivar Seva Sanstha

C-374, Defence Colony,

New Delhi-110024

Tel No- 011- 24332524, 24337712,

Web Site- www.parivarseva.org

Email Id:- communication@parivarseva.org Web: http://parivarseva.org/

Our Office at Lucknow

Ms. Anisha Poonia

Group Incharge

8 B , Faizabad Road

Near Central Bank & Hari Majar

Lucknow -226019

Tel: 0522-2339798

Email : clinic.lucknow@parivarseva.org

State Innovations in Family Planning Services Project Agency (SIFPSA)

Lucknow

SIFPSA was established in the year  1992 as a joint endeavor of Government of India, Go-UP and USAID, designed to serve as a catalyst for the UP Government to reorient and revitalize the state’s family planning services. The project structure envisaged that all activities would be implemented by a registered society called the State Innovations in Family Planning Services Project Agency (SIFPSA).

Worked  key indicators like total fertility rate, infant mortality rate, couple protection rate and unmet need for family planning services, SIFPSA works through innovative interventions, decentralized planning, extensive IEC, partnerships and trainings at the ground level.  SIFPSA continues to strive for carrying out innovative strategies and best practice in the field of family planning and Reproductive Child Health and is all set to forging partnership with national and international organization to take on the increasing challenges of universal health goals.

GoUP has recognized SIFPSA as the state Technical Support UNIT (STU) for health.  SIFPSA is now extending its technical & managerial supports to the government in planning and implementation of various activities that are being implemented by NHM or State Health Department.

At present SIFPSA also collaborated with development partners and stakeholders to support service delivery through decentralized programmers in the field.

SIFPSA is implementing, supporting  and running various activities such as Sehat Sandesh Vahani, Hausala Sajheedari, m-Sehat, Sampoorna, HMIS & MCTS Trg., FP Counseling Trg., Hausala Training Centres & ASHAs news letter etc.  SIFPSA is also poised to focus on devising effective IEC/BCC strategies, designing creative campaigns, developing and piloting innovative PPP( Public private partnership) models and scaling up successful models. It also seeks to partner with other stakeholders to support service delivery through decentralized programmers in the field.

Contact Details

Mr. B.K. Jain

General Manager

State Innovations in Family Planning Services Project Agency (SIFPSA)

Om Kailash Tower, 19-A Vidhan Sabha Marg, Lucknow – 226001

Phone: 0522 – 2237497 / 2237498 / 2237540

Email: info@sifpsa.org

Website: www.sifpsa.org

Family Planning Association of India

Lucknow  Branch

Founded in 1949, the Family Planning Association of India (FPA India) is India’s largest voluntary family planning organisation. It is headquartered in Mumbai and has 43 branches, 20 Integrated Rural Projects and three Area Projects spread across the country. FPAI is a non-political, non-sectarian and non-profit-making organisation. It is also a founder member of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF).

The Lucknow Branch of FPA India was established in 1965. It has since been working across all aspects of planned parenthood through its programmes on information, education and communication as well as clinical and non-clinical services for reproductive health and family planning. It is currently operating across seven blocks of Lucknow, urban slum areas and selected colleges and schools in the city.

FPA India’s mission is to promote family planning as a basic human right and promote population policies which can help bring about the balanced development of the nation to raise the quality of life of people.

Over the years, FPA India’s sustained advocacy has contributed to the inclusion of family planning as a part of planned development process of the country. It was due to its successful advocacy that India became the first nation in the world to adopt family planning as a national programme.

FPA India has played an important role in various population, family welfare policy-making bodies of the Government of India.

Contact Details

Mr. Kamal Rizvi

Branch Manager

27Dr. B.N. Verma road

Lucknow 226018, Uttar Pradesh

Phone: 0522-4045842 / 09935773307 / 9415402137

Email: lucknow@fpaindia.org

Hindustan Latex Family Planning Promotion Trust

Uttar Pradesh Chapter

Founded in 1992, the Hindustan Latex Family Planning Promotion Trust (HLFPPT) is an Indian not for profit organisation, promoted by HLL LIfecare Ltd., a Mini Ratna public sector enterprise of the Government of India.

The HLFPPT helps ensure safe motherhood and better child health, ultimately building happier and healthier future generations. Its expertise lies in adopting novel approaches for improving maternal and child health, HIV prevention and control, family planning, and adolescent health through direct programme implementation, technical assistance and capacity building.

For over two decades, unflinching commitment and efforts have made HLFPPT emerge as India’s leading not-for-profit organisation, known for being a pioneer in promoting public health through social marketing and social franchising strategies. It actively contributes towards the goals of National Health Mission, the National AIDS Control Programme, FP 2020, and the SDG agenda.

The HLFPPT has a dedicated team of experienced professionals in the fields of social marketing, social franchising, capacity building, community development, public health, programme management, branding and product development, research, behaviour change communication, monitoring and evaluation, hospital management and skill development in the health sector.

Contact Details

Mr. Manish Saxena

Senior Program Manager

Hindustan Latex Family Planning Promotion Trust

Address: 9/316, Vikas Nagar, Lucknow

Phone: 9760021501

Email: msaxena@hlfppt.org

website: www.hlfppt.org

JHPIEGO

Lucknow

JHPIEGO, an affiliate of the Johns Hopkins University, operates in all the 75 districts of Uttar Pradesh. It is currently supporting three programmes in the state.

  1. Scaling up Post-Partum Family Planning (PPIUCD) Program

PPFP/PPIUCD scale-up program has been a resounding success—so much so that the Government of India has requested additional and continued assistance to accelerate its extension to additional health facilities in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. The proposed program will build on the existing program’s strategy of strengthening the public health system’s capacity to implement, manage and monitor the PPFP/PPIUCD program to expand PPFP services.

  1. Engaging the Private Sector

Jhpiego is currently supporting 76 private facilities across six cities (Meerut, Kanpur, Varanasi, Agra, Allahabad and Lucknow) for improving quality of care during intrapartum and immediate postpartum period and increasing access to PPFP services using customized quality standards.

  1. Strengthening Pre-service Education

JHPIEGO, is providing technical assistance to the Government of Uttar Pradesh to strengthen Pre-Service Education for the nursing-midwifery cadre by strengthening identified government ANMTCs (Auxiliary Nurse Midwife Training centre), GNM (General Nursing midwife) schools and Colleges of Nursing.

JHPIEGO is directly  supported the PSE Program by establishment of the skills lab, an IT lab and library at the model GNMTC, (General Nursing midwife Training center) Balrampur Hospital, Lucknow, and the model ANMTC(Auxiliary Nurse Midwife Training centre) Azamgarh and National Nodal Centre at College of nursing Kanpur.

Contact Details

Dr. Atul Mittal

State Head

JHPIEGO

138, Laxmanpuri, Indira Nagar, Faizabad Road, Lucknow – 226016

Ph: 0522-4066363, 4007348 / 9918991157

Email- atul.mittal@jhpiego.org

Website: www.jhpiego.org

King George Medical University(KGMU)

Lucknow

The Upgraded Department of Community Medicine & Public Health is a part of the prestigious King George’s Medical University, Lucknow. The department has under its aegis an Urban Health and Training Center, a Rural Health and Training Center, two experimental Teaching Health Sub Centers  ETHSCs, one  public health center (PHC ). It also has ten Sub Centers for the training of students and Research activities, and to help realize its vision of “Healthy People in Healthy Communities”. It also runs a Family Medicine OPD in KGMU and supervises the College of Nursing in the University.

The Department has been recognized by the National Aids Control Organization(NACO)/Uttar Pradesh State AIDS Control Society (UPSACS) as a Centre of Excellence for STI/RTI Trainings and has been recognized by Government of India (GOI)/National Cooperation Development Corporation(NCDC) as one of the ten National Institutes for training in Integrated Disease. Surveillance (IDSP).

It hasbeen identified as Regional Centre for Trainings of National Vector Borne Disease Control Program (NVBDCP) and has also been identified forThe Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria( GFATM ) project by the Indian Nursing Council for training of Nurses. Apart from these, the Department has also been recognized by WHO-SEARO as Training Institute for conducting Public Health Management Programme for WHO fellows.

The department has been associated with various projects ranging from maternal and child health to focused projects on diseases like HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis (TB).

Contact Details

Dr. J.V. Singh

Professor & Head

Mob. 09450771803

E-mail : jvsingh510@rediffmail.comsingh.jaivir@gmail.com

King George’s Medical University,

(Erstwhile Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University),

Chowk, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh,

INDIA – 226003

Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant Institute of Studies in Rural Development (PISRD)

Lucknow

Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant Institute of Studies in Rural Development (PISRD) was established in 1987 as an independent research and action-oriented organisation working in various fields for rural and urban development. PISRD is also a development partner in Technical Support Group (TSG) of Adolescent Health under National Health Mission (NHM).  PISRD currently focuses on the following areas in Lucknow, Gonda, and Hardoi areas of UP:

  • Youth-friendly services
  • Young People’s Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Mother and Child Health
  • Early Marriage and Early Pregnancy
  • Adolescent health
  • Family Planning

PISRD has following objectives:

  • To strengthen the existing policy and programme environment through advocacy with key government departments and institutions for the right legal age at marriage and delayed first pregnancy.
  • To undertake community mobilisation to promote Healthy Timing and Spacing of Pregnancy (HTSP) practices.
  • To identify, develop and strengthen a network of NGOs/CBOs to mainstream the issue of early marriage in their ongoing development programmes, and undertake and participate in advocacy initiatives on the issue.
  • To carry out advocacy and implementation activities for Family Planning.

Contact Details

Dr. S. P Pandey

Chairperson

Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant Institute of Studies in Rural Development

42, Shivani Vihar, Kalyanpur, Lucknow – 226022

Office – 0522-2750821, 2751686

E-mail – info@pisrd.com, pisrd_22@rediffmail.com

Mobile – 09415026478, 8754416302

Web: www.pisrd.com

Department of Social Work, University of Lucknow

Lucknow

Teaching and research in social work started in University of Lucknow in the first phase of development of professional social work education in India. J.K. Institute of Sociology and Human Relations was established in 1948 under the inspiring leadership of the doyen of social sciences in India, Late Prof. Radhakamal Mukerjee. As Director of the Institute, Prof. Mukerjee started Diploma in Social Service in 1949. This was superseded by a two year Master’s Programme in 1952. In 1954, the degree of Master of Social Technique (MST) was awarded. In 1955, the nomenclature of MSR was changed to Master of Social Work (MSW). In 1956, a composite Department of Sociology and Social Work was constituted by taking out Sociology from the erstwhile Department of Economics, and Social Work from the J.K. Institute of Sociology and Human Relations..

Prof. Raj Kumar Singh, Prof. D.K. Singh (HoD), Prof. Gurnam Singh, Dr. A.K. Bhartiya, Dr. Rakesh Dwivedi, Dr. Rupesh Kumar and Dr. Kaushal Kishore are the faculty members of the Department. These teachers excelled in academic attainments and made a distinct contribution to the development of professional social work education in the country. They have left behind a legendary legacy, which the department is pursuing with distinction. The Department has produced a large number of professionals, many of whom now occupy senior positions in the Government’s social welfare sector, in public and private sectors of industry, in social work, academics and in other allied professions. The University Grants Commission has sanctioned Centre for Advanced Studies in Social Work to this Department.

Contact Details

Dr D.K. Singh

Professor & Head

Department of Social Work

University of Lucknow, Lucknow

Mobile : 09415105062

Email: dklu65@yahoo.co.in

Website: www.lkouniv.ac.in

Population Services International

UP Chapter

PSI is an international organisation which works with the Government, private sector, communities and stakeholders to ensure health impact at scale. It works towards ensuring that communities receive quality health services without financial hassles. PSI has operations in over 75 countries and more than 15 states in India.

It currently operates in 32 cities in Uttar Pradesh. PSI is currently implementing many family planning projects across the country. Apart from family planning, PSI also works for mother and child health, eradication of tuberculosis, sanitation, elimination of gender-based violence, urban health, and social marketing.

Contact Details

Mr. Mukesh Kumar Sharma

Associate Director

Population Services International

Address: 1/36, Vishwas Khand, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow, UP

Phone: 9919990557

E-mail: msharma@psi.org

Population Foundation Of India

Uttar Pradesh- Lead Agency

Population Foundation of India has been at the forefront of non-governmental efforts towards a rights-based, gender-sensitive approach to human development. They work in close cooperation and coordination with official agencies and programmes, both at the Centre and in the states. They support innovative research, experimentation and social action to further the cause of population stabilisation. The organization provides a forum for pooling of experiences and sharing of professional expertise to strengthen and enlarge the operational base of the family welfare programme through a number of projects.

The objective of the organization is to extend full support and provide guidance in formulating and influencing population policies and programs. To support and promote programs at different levels directed towards the goal of population stabilization and development. The organization also works to improve the quality of life of the people through RCH programmes with special emphasis on reduction of neo-natal mortality, infant mortality, maternal morbidity and mortality, adolescents’ health needs, HIV/AIDS prevention and care, unmet need for contraception, women’s health and their reproductive rights and gender issues. It also works to strengthen non-government organisations, community-based organisations, self-help groups, Panchayati Paj institutions and the organised sector on population, health and social development issues with the goal of empowering the community as a whole.

Contact Details

Ms. Ratna Khare

State Program Coordinator

C-3, Nirala Nagar, Lucknow

U.P – 226020

Ph. No. +91-5224005091

Website: www.populationfoundation.in

Adarsh Seva SamitiAnkur Yuva Chetna Shivir LucknowBrief profile of Dr. Zakir Hussain Foundation, AligarhDaud Memorial Christian Gramin Vikas SamitiManav Sansadhan Evam Mahila Vikas SansthanParmarth Samaj Sevi SansthanSave a MotherShambhunath Singh Research FoundationSociety for Welfare And Advancement of Rural Generations- SWARGSustainable Human Development Association (SHDA)Vigyan Foundation

Adarsh Seva Samiti

New Delhi

Adarsh Seva Samiti, has been functioning as a registered nongovernmental nonprofit organization committed towards ensuring all round rural development through concerted efforts, aimed at realizing complete individual population. Since its inception in 1978, over a period of 3 decades, ASS has branched out of its headquarter in UP to embark on diverse sectors of community development across the country. Since then the organization has grown both in scope and geographical coverage.

Presently, we have a mark and reach out to millions of people both in urban and rural areas through various ranges of interventions.

ASS strongly believes in empowering and strengthening the socially backward to represent the face of the nation. Its main motto is to work with the government to bring about change in a larger dimension hence, therefore our aims compliments with that of the govt. efforts. Our main objective is to facilitate the needy so that they can stand and fight for their rights and basic needs.

  • Train and Empower tribal, Schedule castes, BPL, minority, vulnerable, marginal group, women and children of the society to facilitate a dignified life.
  • Empowering the youth of the weaker and poorer section of the society by giving them the opportunity to upgrade their knowledge and enhance skills.
  • Sensitize active and powerful group to become change agent and channelize their energy in a constructive way to fill the gaps.
  • Transform problem/situation into opportunity/ learning and leading to execution.

Adarsh Seva Samiti, has been exclusively focusing on Health and Hygiene of common people for more than 3 decades by now. With its main focus primarily resting on implementing health programs through education and knowledge building, the organization seeks to spread awareness through different channels that would help educate people about its cause and thereby prevent the deadly diseases like HIV/AIDS. Information regarding physical health, sexual health, safe sex, sexually transmitted diseases and importance of small family etc. are sourced out to them through awareness camps, slums visits and community events.

Presently the projects that we are running are:  Urban Health Initiative, Agra (UP), Target Intervention Project, Aligarh, Umang Community Center, Saifai, Etawah, Polio Eradication Initiative, and Moradabad (UP).

Contact Details

Mr. Sita Ram

Director

Controlling Office  Adarsh Seva samiti  H- 724, First Floor, Harijan Colony, Palm Extension.

Sector – 7, Dwarka  New Delhi- 110077

Tel. cum Fax: – 011-45108605, 011-28086134

Mobile No: – 09971126504, 09911890164

Skype: – adarshsevasamiti

E-Mail:- adarshsevasamiti@yahoo.co.in

Web site: – http://www.adarshsevasamiti.webs.com/

Ankur Yuva Chetna Shivir Lucknow

Lucknow

An acorn comes into being. In recognizing the limitless Energy that symbolizes youth lay the first tentative steps towards the establishment of Ankur Yuva Chetna Shivir. Meticulously nurtured by a handful of young associates, egged on by a multitude of glaring development issues of the day and sustained by sundry well meaning individuals and friends, a dream acquired form. Ankur Yuva Chetna Shivir is voluntary organization. It was established in 1986 under society registration act 1860.

Thematic area of intervention:

  • Reproductive & Child Health and HIV/AIDS
  • Poverty Alleviation
  • Child Rights
  • Vocational Skill Training
  • Housing & Tenure Rights
  • Water & Sanitation and Environmental Health
  • Research and Studies

Partners of Ankur:

  • Unicef , Oxfam (India) trust ,Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment GOI.
  • Family Planning Association of India GOI.,CARE India.,U.P. Education for all project Board
  • State Health Department, European commission and World Bank ,State Urban Development Agency (SUDA) ,District urban development agency (DUDA),Department for international development (DFID), UK
  • London school of hygiene and tropical medicine UK.,State Institute of Educational Management and Training (SIEMAT).,Catholic relief services, Lucknow
  • HCL Foundation

Contact Details

Ms. Jyoti Khare

Director

Address   :  Ankur Yuva Chetna Shivir, 2/667, Sector – 2,Vikas Nagar,  Lucknow- 226022

Phone No. – 0522-4022358, 9415013515

E- mailaycs1986@gmail.com

Web Site:  www.ankuryuvachetnashivir.org

Registered Address 503/1/667, Narayan Vila, Mankameshwer Mandir Marg, Aliganj,    Lucknow

Brief profile of Dr. Zakir Hussain Foundation, Aligarh

Aligarh

Dr. Zakir Hussain Foundation, Aligarh, a non-profit, non-governmental, non-religious registered NGO, taking concrete steps in various forms to take care of targeted people in providing them free education and health since 2004. It has received Five Awards including Aligarh Ratan Award for its best services in Aligarh Commissionary and has more than 22000 beneficiaries.

 The Foundation is involved effectively in the programmes related to the promotion of Health, Education, Sports and General Welfare of the deprived section of the society. The Foundation is working mainly in the fields of education and health.

Dr. Zakir Hussain Foundation is presently running Charitable Clinics for the benefit of the people in need. Besides this, the Foundation holds workshops, seminars, symposia, corner meetings and health camps etc. The Foundation also provides monetary support to needy but meritorious students and free medical treatment to poor patients.  Apart from the above, the Foundation also provides appliances to poor & needy visually impaired people. It has already distributed more than hundreds of Tricycles/Wheel Chairs/bicycles till date

Contact Details

Dr. Zakir Hussain

Director

Dr. Zakir Hussain Foundation, Aligarh

Head Ofice- 201, Alshahid Apartment, Road No.5, Iqra Colony, M.U.

College Road, Aligarh-202002 (U.P) India

Contact Number -91-9411283720, 9411413466, 9045829131

Email- zakirhussainfoundation@gmail.com

Website- www.aligarhzhf.org

Daud Memorial Christian Gramin Vikas Samiti

Gorakhpur

Daud Memorial Christian Gramin Vikas Samiti  is a non-profit and non-governmental civil society organization committed for people centered development founded in 1993 and registered under the Societies Registration Act on 7th.September,1994 with the mission of integrated development of most vulnerable , marginalized and oppressed people specially women, children and youth. DMCGVS creates sustainable, culturally relevant solutions, enabling rural and urban communities to break longstanding cycles of poor health.  DMCGVS works as an organizer, trainer, facilitator and a guide. DMCGVS believes in participatory approaches and practices. Daud has been working in Gorakhpur, Siddharthnagar and Maharajganj district on issues related to women empowerment, Self help initiatives, Child right, Early Marriage and Early Pregnancy, Safe Motherhood and Child Survival, Panchayati Raj, Family planning, HIV/AIDS and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, Violence against women, Disaster preparedness & management, livelihood and environment. The goal of Daud is to establish a better society, based on value of dignity, Justice and love. Our Grassroots experience and determination inspired us to struggle hard in order to prove our capabilities and create the space in development circle. Gradually, flexible working environment, honest work ethics and professional approach started to dispel the fear of uncertainty and make the journey interesting.

Contact Details

Mrs. Anita Nura

Secretary.

Opp.Old Patrol Pump,

P.O.Basharatpur,Gorakhpur-273 004

M-09415245416

E-mail  – anura35@rediffmail.com & dmcgvs94@gmail.com

Web –  www.dmcgvs.org

Manav Sansadhan Evam Mahila Vikas Sansthan

Varanasi

MSEMVS a Varanasi India based NGO established in 1990 and anti-trafficking work began in 1996. MSEMVS has focused strongly on eradication of child labor. Currently, 14 village-based transitional schools are enabling more than 600 child slavery survivors to catch up on their education, so that they can successfully enter Govt. Formal schools and ensuring Right to Education to them. MSEMVS helps residents establish Community Vigilance Committees, a process through which groups of freed bonded labourers come to freedom by exercising collective power and pressuring police to enforce anti-slavery laws. MSEMVS strategy focuses on movement building, so the community-level committees are united in 14 district-level networks and a federation, through which they enable local government to address root causes of slavery. MSEMVS is also assisting in the rescues of approximately 65 men, women and children every month, providing slavery survivors with follow-up reintegration support. MSEMVS launched and manages a rescue shelter in Bihar, providing rights-based assistance and recovery to sex trafficking survivors.

Vision: Envisage a society that journeys towards a fuller humanities.

Mission: Initiatives that empower people and enhance the transformation of society ever striving towards building on inclusive, participatory, harmonious & just society

Manav Sansadhan Evam Mahila Vikas Sansthan  (MSEMVS) is implemented by a consortium of national and community based organization, all focused on improving urban health “Varanasi” especially urban reproductive  health and family planning. The initiative responds to rapid urbanization and poor health indicators among the urban poor in Varanasi 114 slums. The initiative priorities the implementation and scale up of effective evidence based strategies which are aligned with government plans and scheme as well as innovation that can be piloted and tested.MSEMVS following strategies would be incorporated for ensuring quantitative and qualitative results in the project area.

 

Contact details

Dr. Bhanu Sharan Lal

Director

128, Shivdaspur, Lahartara, Manduadih Road (Opposite Kabir Mandir)

Varanasi- 221002 Uttar Pradesh, India

Contact No : +91-9450207415

E-Mail : info@msemvs.org

Website : www.msemvs.org

Parmarth Samaj Sevi Sansthan

Jalaun

Parmarth Samaj Sevi Sansthan is non-governmental and non-profit organization, working for the weaker and deprived sections of the society. The organization has been working to bring qualitative improvement & changes in lives of the vulnerable & deprived sections of the society. The organization has been made to engage diversified community groups and stakeholders such as women & adolescents groups, youth, social activists, academicians, media functionaries, lawyers, researchers, change makers, students, political forces, panchayat members in the developmental processes. PARMARTH strongly advocates for participatory processes both within the organization and with the community. The organization believes in demanding and displaying transparency and accountability mechanism in the interest of poorest & marginalized community groups. The organization also provides a healthy, democratic and gender friendly working environment.

Vision

To contribute in building a society where all people can gain access to basic amenities such

as education, health care, water & sanitation and livelihood opportunities and where all

people can realize their full potential

Mission

Capacity building and empowerment of deprived and vulnerable communities through

information, education & organization for their better access to rights & entitlements

Strategic Focus

  • Water & Sanitation Rights with gender & inclusion perspective
  • Integrated Water Resource Management
  • Agriculture & livelihood Promotion
  • Women and Girls’ rights
  • Education (with special focus on Dalits / Adivasi & girls Children) HIV & AIDS – Health & Nutrition

Area Of working

Budelkhand

Contact Details

Mr. Sanjay Singh

Mobile- 9415114151

Mona House, Churkhi Road

Orai, District Jalaun, U.P (INDIA)

Pin Code – 285001  Ph No (05162) 254910, 258412

Email – parmarths@gmail.com

Web – www.parmarthindia.com

http://bundelkhand-water-rights.org/index.php

Save a Mother

Amethi or Jaunpur

Save A Mother   was founded in 2007 with a focus on improving maternal mortality & Neo-natal mortality  Develop Sustainable Health Care Solution.No pregnant mother or new born child should die of a preventable cause. Save A Mother  is working in  Amethi and Jaunpur districts of Uttar Pradesh, Gadag & Dharwad  districts in Karnataka  and Nizamabad in Telangana  state.

Programme

  • Population Stabilization Program
  • Maternal & Child Health Program
  • B. Eradication Program:

Area of working

District  Amethi.

  • Total number of Blocks: 12.
  • Total No. of Gram Panchayat: 360
  • Total No. of Population: 12 Lakhs.

District:  Jaunpur:

  • Total No. of Blocks: 02
  • Total no. of Villages: 100
  • Total Population covered: 2 lakhs.

Contact person for Uttar Pradesh:

Gulab Nath Yadav, Manager Projects

Mob.+919455196930.

E.mail: gnlyadav@gmail.com

Contact Person for international & India program.

Dr. Shiban Ganju, Founder Trustee

Mob. +1(630)651- 4704

Email: skganju@aol.com

Shambhunath Singh Research Foundation

Varanasi

SRF was established by the inspiration of renowned literary figure, culturist and social worker Late (Dr) Shambhunath Singh on November 9, 1989, on the occasion of the Birth Century year of famous socialist Acharya Narendra Deo. After working as an informal body, SRF was registered as a society on December 31, 1991. Though it was the last day of the year, it was a formal beginning for the organisation.

Dr. Shambhunath Singh Research Foundation, commonly known as SRF is a secular, non-profit making development organization, which was established by the group of development professionals under the inspiration of renowned literary figure, culturist and social activist late Dr. Shambhunath Singh.

Over the period, the organisation has partnered with a number of national and international organizations. Some of the Ministries and organizations include, MSJE-GoI, MWCD-GoI, MoL-GoI, NCW, UNICEF, Plan India, Action Aid, CRY, Step Foundation, PACT Inc. (USA), Jensaikyo Foundation, UPSACS, UPHSDP, HLFPPT, Mahila Kalyan Nigam, SIFPSA etc.

Some of the milestones, achieved in terms of formation of federations including, federation of women group which is known as, Savitribai Phule Swam Siddha Federation, operational in Bhadohi, a group of children known as Bal Paharua, in urban and rural areas of operations, a state level action group on child protection, a state level forum of children etc

Contact Details

Dr. Shambhunath Singh,

Director

C14/160 B 2, Dr. Shambhunath Singh Street, Sonia,

Varanasi-221010 (U.P.)

Email: sharifa54@gmail.com,

website:www.srf.ngo,

Telefax: (0542)-2414161, Mo: +91-9415204049

Society for Welfare And Advancement of Rural Generations- SWARG

Allahabad

SWARG is “Socio-Economic and Development of disadvantaged and neglected groups of the Society”.

The Governing Board of organization SWARG comprises of various professional with different background such as – Development professional, Scientist, education, Health specialist- MBBS, Social Change Agents. The organization Secretary Atul Yaduvanshi has served as HIV/AIDS specialist in world bank project for National Highway Authority of India and is also known personality in area of theatre and is currently engaged in revival of the most powerful folk media- Nautaki. The organization President cum Director has served as United Nation Volunteer in Bangladesh for 2 years. He is also a NACO trained master trainer on HIV/AIDS- targeted intervention. Anil Yadava is also consultant to Find your Feet – an International NGO working on livelihood and was also member of Joint Appraisal Team in NGO for TI at UttaraKhand. Governing board member Anil Saroj, MS, is Assistant professor at Medical College Allahabad. Other member Dr Sanjay Tripathi is an engineer. Other members Sunil, Shudha, Manisha, Sunita Pandey are known social worker and have experience of more than 7-10 years in managing Health, Nutrition, and HIV/AIDS program.

MAJOR PROJECTS IMPLEMNENTED IN LAST THREE – FIVE YEARS

  • Promoting awareness and use of Oral Rehydration Therapy (ORT) and Zinc as treatment of childhood diarrhea amongst public health GARIMA- Girl Today women Tomorrow
  • Urban Health Initiative –Allahabad

Umang Community Care Centre

Contact Details

Mr. Anil Yadav

21, Shivpur, PO Dhoomanganj,

Allahabad: 211011

Contact: 9415217442

swarg_swarg@rediffmail.com

Sustainable Human Development Association (SHDA)

Gorakhpur

The nomenclature- Sustainable Human Development Association (SHDA), having its legal status under the Societies Registration act 1860, 12 A of Income Tax act 1961 and FCRA 1976, has been devoting its attention towards the issues like Livelihood, Disability, Human Rights Health and Education in Gorakhpur, Kushinagar and Mahrajganj districts in eastern Uttar Pradesh through. SHDA has translated its vision in to reality through the generous assistance from Tata Trusts, IRRI, Department of Science and Technology, GOI, NABARD, CARITAS-INDIA, ICSSR, Engender Health, CAIRN Energy, Indian Institute of Vegetable Research, Varanasi, National Research Center for Litchi, Muzaffarpur, National Horticultural Research and Development Foundation and local agriculture university NDUAT, Faizabad. Also, the organization is an active member of SATHI forum, Gorakhpur.

Presently, we are working on livelihood issue based on horticultural interventions  in Kushinagar district  through the generous support from  Tata Trusts, IRRI,IARI,NABARD, HarvestPlus and National Research Center on Litchi, Muzaffarpur, Bihar, Government of India.

SHDA has a good experience to implement RCH interventions (Janani Pariyojana-based on sure start concept) ) in collaboration with  PANI Sansthan, Faizabad and CAIRN in 15 village panchayats of Sahjanwa block of Gorakhpur district. SHDA has implemented the same comprised of advocacy and awareness components including broad outreach to general public and focused work with people’s representatives and key health system actors. Also, we have ensured village and household level intervention comprised of components like household empowerment including awareness and advocacy, interventions with community groups, individual household, local representatives and local service providers, quality of health services at PHC/CHC and quality of outreach health services i.e. health sub-centres. Also, SHDA has implemented a Research and Study programme on Child Marriage in UP, Bihar, MP, Rajasthan and Gujarat through the support from ICSSR (Indian Council of Social Science Research).

Further, SHDA is working at present in Pipraich block of district Gorakhpur on the issue of RCH with special focus on Family Planning through generous assistance of CHSJ (Centre for Health and Social Justice), New Delhi and Engender Health. Also, the issue of Disability is being addressed in this block through support from CARITAS-INDIA.

SHDA has a strong advisory board on Agriculture and Human Rights issues. The members are well experienced agriculture scientists /experts from various institutions and universities.

Contact Details

Mr. BM Tripathi

Director

SHDA-Sustainable Human development Association

At and Post-Naiyaapar Khurd

Gorakhpur-273152

Contact No-9415856712

E-mail- shdagkp@gmail.com

Website: www.shdaindia.org

Vigyan Foundation

Gorakhpur

Vigyan Foundation is basically a non-government organization; working in a right based approach. People at the organization strongly believe and promote networks and alliances for advocacy of the rights of the most vulnerable and marginalized communities. Vigyan Foundation was formed in 1988, and registered as a society under the Society Registration Act, 1860. Our head office is at Lucknow with current field offices in Kanpur, Tulsipur and Kushinagar.

Our organization has been proactive in facilitating community based organizations and strengthening them to collectively demand for their basic rights.

Our mission is building a society based on social justice, equality and equity while our vision remains enhancing the sense of dignity and self worth of the community and enabling them to raise their voice against any kind of discrimination is our vision. This is done through raising collective voices in sustainable manner and through formation of community based organizations/issue based alliances to advocate for the pro-poor policies. We believe that our interventions shall lead to a society which is based on principles of non-discriminatory access and control on resources and equal opportunity to all.

We work with communities like urban & rural poor, homeless & informal sector worker, specific Occupational Groups like Domestic worker, Construction worker, Sanitation workers & Rag-pickers, SC & Muslims, Mothers’ groups, Village level health committees/SMCs, women & children focusing on child rights, worker’s rights, reproductive health right and right to education and basic services

Contact Details

Mr. Ramayan Yadav,

Director

Address: Indira Nagar, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226016

Phone no. 07376780778

e-mail Id: vigyanfoundation@yahoo.com, vigyanfoundationlko@gmail.com

Krishna Medical CentreFOGSI

Krishna Medical Centre

Lucknow

Krishna medical center is a fifty bedded hospital with staff strength of about 150 persons .the hospital offers Medicare services mainly in the field of gynecology and obstetrics and also Neurosurgery, Surgery ,Pediatrics ,etc. The Foundation stone for the centre was laid in the memory of Krishna Devi, Mother of Dr. chandravati in the year 1981, all the construction work was initiated in the same year. it the hard work of family members ,friends and Dr.chandravati father ,Shri B.D Gujarati that the construction was successfully completed in the December 1984. Krishna Medical Centre Is Located In the Centre of Luck now City Of Nawab (Near Clark Awadh Hotel, Hazaratganj and K.D Sing Babu Stadium

Contact Details

Dr. Chandravati

Senior Obstretics and Gynaecology

Sanjay Yadav,

MOB-9335222265

Krishna medical Centre,

1 Ranapratap Marg,

Lucknow-226001, MOB-9839011146

Email: drchandravati@gmail.com

Website: www.krishnamedical.com

FOGSI

Lucknow

The Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI) is the professional organization representing practitioners of obstetrics and gynecology in India. With 223 member societies and over 29,310 individual members spread over the length and breadth of the country, FOGSI is probably one of the largest membership based organizations of specialized professionals. It is 88 year old organization and organizing Annual All India congress for last 60 years 60

History: FOGSI came into formal existence in Madras on January 6, 1950 at the sixth All India Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, when the obstetric and gynecological societies of Ahmedabad, Bengal, Bombay, Madras and Punjab resolved to form themselves into the Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India. It was further resolved that the Federation be registered and headquartered in Bombay. The launch of FOGSI as the national organization of obstetricians and gynecologists followed five earlier All India Congresses, the first of these held in Madras in 1936 and organized by the then existing three obstetric and gynecological societies at Bombay, Kolkata and Madras.

The Indian College of Obstetrics and Gynecology is the academic wing of FOGSI with over 1010 fellows. It was established by FOGSI on December 21, 1984 to further promote the education, training, research and knowledge in obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive health.

The Federation continues to hold the All India Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, its annual conference every year in January for four days. FOGSI also organizes Yuva FOGSI, four regional youth conferences to promote and showcase young talent each year. Besides these annual conferences many academic activities go on round the year through out the country with twenty seven subspecialty committees simultaneously working in their designated areas.

FOGSI has close links and affiliation with international and regional organizations like FIGO, AOFOG and SAFOG, with many of its members having occupied prestigious positions in these organizations from time to time

Contact Details

Dr. Yashodhara Pradeep

Chairperson Family welfare committee,

Proffessor Dept. of Ob Gye King George Medical University

Lucknow UP India

Website: fogsi2007@gmail.com

Contact Person for ARC Communication: Dr. Yashodhara Pradeep

Mobile: 09838226666

Email: yashodhara27@gmail.com