Our Operations

I. Education

posted Jan 22, 2013, 10:56 PM by Jeevan Dhara   [ updated Jul 13, 2013, 12:28 AM ]



We are convinced of the need to intervene through our Study classes to help curb the dropout rates and assist those who have already dropped out through our vocational training for the youth and women.

5 Balwadis (pre-school classes) cater to children between the ages of 3 and 6 years.

35 Study classes are conducted in Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu and English mediums. 

II. Vocational Training

posted Jan 22, 2013, 10:54 PM by Jeevan Dhara   [ updated Jul 13, 2013, 12:38 AM ]

For women in Chita camp itself we have Mehndi, Beautician, tailoring and K.G. Montessori. 

For school dropout children we have the following courses.

1      6 months- A/C and refrigeration mechanic- trained by Joseph Cardign Technical Institute (Parel) and placed by VOLTAS
2      3 months- Plumbing course- trained by Don Bosco Technical Institute (Kurla) and  placed by Eureka Forbes.
3      3 months- Lift mechanic course- trained by Don Bosco Technical Institute and placed by Otis lifts.
4      3 months- 2/3 wheeler mechanic course- trained by Don Bosco Technical Institute and placed by Bajaj Auto.
5      3 months- Gardening course- trained by Don Bosco Technical Institute and placed by Corporate gardens (maintenance).
6      Computer hardware and Mobile repairing training by Saboo Siddique, Byculla.
7      Welding, motor mechanic, Hotel management, driving and 14 other courses available in Chinchwad, Don Bosco.

III. Drugs/Alcohol Project in Chita camp/ Titwala/ Lonavla:

posted Jan 22, 2013, 10:53 PM by Jeevan Dhara   [ updated Jul 13, 2013, 12:43 AM ]


1. Counseling and awareness of the evils of drug and alcohol.

2. Diverting their activities through indoor/outdoor games and other activities.

3. Detoxification and Rehabilitation of patients at our Titwala and Lonavla centre which is taken temporarily on rent (patients come from Chita camp and all over Mumbai).

4. Employment and Self Employment for the recovering addicts.

IV. Substance Abuse amongst children in Chita camp:

posted Jan 22, 2013, 10:52 PM by Jeevan Dhara

There are approximately 2000 to 3000 children under 18 in Chita camp sniffing whitener, cough syrup, mind altering tablets, a mixture of dope and brown sugar etc.

1. Diverting their activities through indoor/outdoor games and other activities.
2. Detoxification and Rehabilitation of children at Don Bosco’s (Lonavla) rehabilitation centre.
3. Employment and Self Employment for the recovering children.
4. Counseling and awareness of the evils of drug and alcohol.
5. Education and training in Chita camp and Don Bosco’s Karjat, Kurla Chinchwad.

V. Medical camps:

posted Jan 22, 2013, 10:52 PM by Jeevan Dhara   [ updated Jul 13, 2013, 12:47 AM ]


Eye camps, ENT, TB and general medical camps in Chita camp community development centre, Titwala drug rehabilitation centre and Lonavla substance abuse rehabilitation centre.

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