Month: July 2020

A ray of hope, a light in the dark

A ray of hope

People would say she is a lovely child. Sadly, her parents differed in their thought. To them, she was just a living thing incapable of feelings and unworthy of respect. Her uneducated parents couldn’t comprehend the challenges (and joys) that come with taking care of a child with a deficit in intelligence. A typical patriarchal …

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A wounded warrior

A wounded warrior

She has the brightest of smiles and the warmest of hearts. One might assume that 17 year old Neethi had a memorable childhood, and maybe she did until that unfortunate day when a 15 year old was abused and raped, humiliated and stripped of her dignity. Having no knowledge of the unimaginable act done against …

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A new lease of life

A new lease of life

Rushing to school and from school to dedicate time for household chores was the routine of 15 year old Navya. Like most children in her neighborhood who played with each other, Navya never experienced this joy. Instead, what she did experience was violence among her alcoholic parents. While her coolie worker parents struggled to provide …

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Rise of the Phoenix

Rise of the Phoenix

Pramya is one of our beneficiaries. A bright and hardworking student, she was forced to discontinue her studies due to pitiable family circumstances. Her life took a blow, her dreams were shattered. The entire family experienced a setback. For a little girl, it didn’t seem plausible to carry the weight of her family on her …

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Project Angel

Since September 2014 Inchara Foundation is implementing Project ANGEL – An Initiative for Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse(CSA) in Karnataka with the support from well-wishers and donors. Project Angel is one of our major initiatives for prevention of child sexual abuse.In a span of 4 years, we have reached out to more than 40,000 children …

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Inchara Home

Inchara Home for Children (girls) has been providing services since October 2017 under the umbrella of Inchara Foundation. It is completely committed to the cause of Children in Need of Care & Protection in Mangalore. Under this programme, we provide a very homely environment to our children by catering Nutritious Food, Quality Education, Safe Shelter, …

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Project Sui Dhaga

Inchara Foundation is working towards rehabilitation of girls who are in need of care and support especially who have undergone various forms of violence and abuse. Girls who have faced violence need our support for a long term intervention, one of the interventions proposed in to make them self-dependent. Project SUI DHAGA by Inchara Foundation …

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Abhaya- Support Groups

Abhaya -Support groups for Parents and Victims of Sexual Abuse and Violence Gender-based violence (GBV) or violence against women and girls (VAWG), is a global pandemic that affects 1 in 3 women in their lifetime. The numbers are staggering: 35% of women worldwide have experienced either physical and/or sexual intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence. …

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Capacity Building Programme

Parents Parenting is the most influential responsibility anadult undertakes in life. Ironically, adults receive the least amount of training before taking up this responsibility. Society expects parents to know what to do, to always take appropriate actions, and to behave in a manner that provides a wonderful role model for their children. However, society does …

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