Udaan Ghar

Since 2003

Udaan Ghar is a shelter home for the underprivileged girls. In 2003 it was known as Nirman Project and later in 2006 it was developed into Udaan Ghar. Presently we have 64 kids in the age group of 5 to 14 years. This is a home away from home. We believe that children have the right to basic care, education, and security and those children who are marginalized because of poverty, disability or gender should have the same opportunities as other. We have volunteers who come to the shelter and interact with children and they do activities and workshops for and with them. Each and every child inducted is compulsorily admitted into the formal education system.

Who they are?

  • The girl child on the streets
  • Runaway girls
  • Girls in distress and from broken families

Our Objectives

  • To provide the girls with a healthy & secured environment
  • To restore human dignity and build up self-esteem of the girls
  • To provide them with facilities for recreation, medical aid and education
  • To understand their physical and emotional needs
  • To reunite them with their families, whenever possible
  • To make others aware in the society about the problems they face
  • To make them aware of their rights and to assure that they are a part of the society

Activities/ Services provided at the shelter

  • Home – We accommodate any girl child in need of a home.
  • Counseling – We have a regular counseling program at the shelter and ensure that we understand every aspect of their lives and mould them for a better future.
  • Facilities – We have other facilities like savings, bathing and washing, etc.
  • Health - Health education programmes which include first Aid, cleanliness, hygiene etc.
  • To reunite them with their families, whenever possible
  • Training and Income generating schemes – The centre imparts training in different skills so that the girls earn while they learn, they make paper bags, files/folders, greeting cards, cloth bags and purses and various other gift articles.

Help Udaan Ghar empower children to dream and fly high to a land of their own.

If you would like to make a donation please click here. To donate specifically to Udaan Ghar, please contact the Programme Manager at [email protected] or by phone on +91 22 65022661 / +91 7738601111.

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