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.
Number of home visits Calcutta Kids conducts each year
Number of medical consultations Calcutta Kids conducts each year
In 2018, it seemed unlikely that Neha, then a 15 year-old girl from Fakir Bagan, a slum community on the outskirts of Kolkata, would have a say over her future. Neha’s grandmother, the matriarch of her family, had already decided that grade 12 would be the end of Neha’s education — a choice that would…Read more