Shaikh Shabnam is 14 old girl who studies in 9th grade. She lives in Ram Raheem Tekra, Danilimda in Ahmedabad. Shabnam’s family is very poor and conservative. Shabnam is one of the regular students of Sanchetana’s educational program at the community school. Along with regular environment and science classes, she also took three months of robotics training. She shared that, “When I was joined for robotics training I was not confident enough to seek technology, because I was not familiar with the same. But the fun and friendly atmosphere of the class helped me to learn easily. …


These are the words of Solanki Tara Ashok Bhai, 14 years old girl who studies in 9th grade. She lives in Behrampura Ahmedabad. She is coming from a very poor family. Her father is a daily wage employee and he is a severe alcoholic. Tara’s mother engaged as a manual laborer in a vegetable market.

Due to social constraints, Tara was not allowed to go much further from her house. A community school is very near to her house and Sanchetana staff being known to her mother helped her to join a community school in 2019. Tara was one of…


‘The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others’ — Mahatma Gandhi.

Following this quote, Sanchetana Community Health and Research Centre is constantly striving to encourage people to help those in need, encouraging them to keep alive the trait of Humanity in humans.

Infield since 1982, Sanchetana started with the belief that extending a helping hand brings happiness to both — the receiver as well as the giver. Also acknowledging the potential of the poor to evoke a change in their lives will boost their efforts to achieve the same. It started out with…

Sanchetana Community Health and Research Centre

Sanchetana Community Health and Research Centre is a grassroots level nonprofit organization working with slum communities of Ahmedabad Gujarat

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