Set Up A New Rural Healthcare Centre, India COVID-19 relief: Food and Essentials for the poor Set Up A New Rural Healthcare Centre, India COVID-19 relief: Food and Essentials for the poor

Rural Health Care Foundation

Org #13138
Vetted since 2014 Site Visit Verified
2009
year founded
$16,385
raised on GlobalGiving
7
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

In India state-sponsored medical infrastructure is in total disrepair. 78% of India's population lives in rural areas having to depend on only 2% of qualified medical practitioners. Hospitals are located at great distances, transport options are few, and time away from the fields during harvest season, is unfeasible. The women suffer the most, as they need a male companion to accompany them to the doctor. Consequently, the poor, illiterate farmer and his family are forced to rely upon the village quack who not only mis-diagnoses the ailment, and prescribes incorrect medication, but grossly overcharges the patient. Our organization called the Rural Health Care Foundation (RHCF) has come u... read more

Projects (2)

Project Leaders
Anant Nevatia
Anant Nevatia
Anant Nevatia
Anant Nevatia
Khushboo Pandey
Khushboo Pandey
Team
Pradeep K Mukherjee
Organization Information
63 Chowringhee Road
33 Alexandra Court
Kolkata, West Bengal 700020
India
+919830088218
Organization Information
63 Chowringhee Road
33 Alexandra Court
Kolkata, West Bengal 700020
India
+919830088218

Project Reports

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Jun 21, 2021
Pandemic and Poverty
The COVID-19 crisis has been immensely difficult for the underprivileged communities. While the risk of infection has been concerning, the lockdown’s effect on their income has troubled them the...
May 14, 2021
Hope and Food for 100 Families
It was a distress call from a resident that had alerted us about the families in Natagarh—an underdeveloped area on the outskirts of Kolkata. There were more than 100 families who had lost their...
Feb 20, 2021
Our 110 Year Old Patient
At the end of December our healthcare centre in Jamtala was visited by this wonderful and persevering centenarian. Monoara travelled about 4kms on a chilly winter morning to see our General Physician....
 
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