CENTRE FOR CHILD WELFARE & SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT (CCWSD) is a non-government, non-profit organisation established in 1998. CCWSD works for the development of deprived and marginalised people in the remotest areas of Orissa, one of the most backward states in India.

CCWSD's approach focuses on Primary Education, Sustainable Livelihood and Participatory Governance. However, it also addresses issues such as disaster management, health and sanitation, child rights, HIV/AIDS prevention and drug addiction rehabilitation.

We are distinguished by our pioneering services for the cause of health, education and environment in the State of Orissan. Our Board of Management have necessary expertise in project formulation, monitoring and evaluation.

CCWSD visualizes itself as a People’s Initiative for addressing various issues without discriminating on the basis of caste, colour, creed, gender, religion or region and ensuring Justice, peace, equality and fraternity. Some of our major activities are listed below:-

Ensuring Access and Quality education to all children through regular schools, non formal education and alternative education systems.
Child Rights and Child Protection through networking and advocacy.
Working aginst gender discrimination.
Health education and health campaigns,Supporting initiatives for People with Disability.
Improve the health status of children and women.
Research on environmental impact assessment on community.

We Believe
CCWSD firmly believes that participation leads to empowerment. This is realized by making children participate in the organization’s programs as an inherent component giving them opportunity to get involved in conceiving, designing and implementing the various programmes and activities. It has been empanelled by various Departments of state Government of Odisha and Government of India and corporate body to undertake research and evaluation studies under their support and sponsorship.

The Organization also believes that the development of women and children can be possible by giving them opportunities, spaces to put their voice and experiences and accordingly the organization has been showing its interest towards this aspect.

Legal Status
Registered under Society Registration Act XXI of 1860,Vide Regd.No.21064/203
Registered under FCR Act 1976 of 1976,Vide No.104830195
Registered under section 12A and 80G of Income Tax Act of 1961

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