Projects we support in India
Around 70% of women in India are victims of some form of domestic violence according to Renuka Chowdhury, former Union minister for Women and Child Development. Tasalli (a Hindi word meaning comfort or shelter), also known as the Bangalore Women's Safe House, is assisting women in India by providing proficient services to protect women subjected to violence and abuse.
The Eye Openers Opthalmology Program aims to improve the health and livelihood of poor village people in India. The purpose is to improve the sight of people surgically and with eye drops and spectacles and to promote their independence.
This program aims to improve intervention for children with disabilities, to carry out rehabilitation and education and to encourage inclusion in the community of people with disabilities.