India has the highest number of women who die from childbirth in the world. Our services reduce maternal morbidity and mortality and empower women to help their families thrive.
More than 2 million children in India under 5 years old die each year of preventable causes. We give young children the care they need to survive and grow normally.
Adolescent girls in India lack the nutrition, health knowledge, and self-advocacy skills to flourish in adulthood. Our services set adolescent girls up for success.
Since Calcutta Kids began, the community where we work has seen a dramatic drop in mortality, morbidity, and malnutrition among pregnant women, mothers, and children.
Number of home visits Calcutta Kids conducts each year
Number of medical consultations Calcutta Kids conducts each year
Thank you so much for your continued support and partnership — especially with the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Fortunately, in early 2022, Calcutta Kids was able to resume all of its in-person operations. The pandemic has strengthened us as an organization and brought us even closer to the Fakir Bagan community, while providing us…Read more