The programme of Women and Child welfare was set up as a part of the Pratibha Foundation programmes to address the needs of the women and children in the MP & CG.
Foundation work for the protection of the rights of all children in general.
The Pratibha Foundation Women and Child welfare is a centrally sponsored scheme aimed at building a protective environment for women & children in difficult circumstances, as well as other vulnerable children, through Government Society Partnership.
We work for the children with our special focus on all children in need of care and protection, especially the more vulnerable sections, which include:
Run away children
Domestic help, especially girl domestics
Street children and youth living alone on the streets
Child labourers working in the unorganised and organized sectors
Children affected by physical / sexual / emotional abuse in family, schools or institutions.
Children who need emotional support and guidance
Children of commercial sex workers
Victims of child trafficking
Children abandoned by parents or guardians
Children who are victims of substance abuse
Mentally challenged children
HIV/ AIDS infected children
Children affected by conflict and disaster
Children whose families are in crises