The FAPs have, over the years, demonstrated interventions with a wide variety of marginalised group (women, children, youth, rural and urban communities) and issues (violence against women, formal and non-formal education,
physical and mental health, communalism, human rights, child rights).
View All Projects
TISS launches iCall helpline for troubled souls
iCALL is a psychosocial counselling service that offers telephone and email-based counselling services, free of cost to people across age, gender, sexual orientation and issues, with a special focus on the hitherto marginalized sections of our society
works on issues relating with children with a special focus on Juveniles in Conflict with Law (JCL), and contextualizing them within the child protection arena
Multi Stake Holder Partnership/ Inter Agency Group for Disaster Management in Maharashtra Discription
The RCI-VAW was started in the year 2008 under the Centre for Equity for Women, Children and Families, School of Social Work. The experience of engaging with survivors of violence, through Special Cell for Women and Children led the faculty of the Institute to realize the need for Centre which ...
To experiment and demonstrate the impact of social determinants of health on the health status of the urban poor
Legal Service for Marginalized & Vulnerable People in Society
effort aimed at eliminating violence against women (VAW). It is a service provided to women survivors by trained social workers, strategically located in the police system with a clear understanding that VAW is a crime and that it is the responsibility of the State to prevent and counter it.
continues to work with the most marginalized survivors and affected families. Policy advocacy and networking of survivors are the key focus of long term interventions
Post earthquake intervention in Nepal
To strengthen the TB control programme of the MDTCS by providing counselling services for DR TB patients, and TB-HIV co-infected patients and their home caregivers, in select wards of Mumbai district; and building capacities of TB personnel for improving uptake of HIV services among TB patients.
Prayas is a social work demonstration project of the Center for Criminology and Justice, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, established in 1990. Prayas focus is on service delivery, networking, training, research and documentation, and policy change with respect to the custodial/institutional rights and rehabilitation of socio-economically vulnerable individuals and groups. ...
work towards ensuring that every child and adolescent has access to mental health services, within a sensitive and conducive environment with full participation of the various social systems
conceptualized as a community based recovery model for women recovering from mental disorders. At the core, the project addresses issues of Self, Shelter and Livelihoods.
to do village level rapid initial assessment, planning for longterm intervention & participate in response work
Develop skills, competency and knowledge of students to intervene in an equal and sustainable manner in the social and economic development of people. Foster socially conscientious students grounded in respect for people and concerned about the welfare of others. Gain a Certificate/Diploma in a specific career oriented domain in addition ...
Promotion of national and emotional integration through voluntary service on Gandhian lines and to conduct activities and programmes for the welfare and all round development of the people of Nagaland and the North East India.
Vision: Towards creating self-reliant NT-DNT communities and the fulfillment of their fundamental rights. Destitution
A field intervention based fellowship offered to the alumni of the School of Law and the School of Social Work, TISS. The core idea behind this initiative has been to encourage new areas of work, especially where there is a dearth of trained human service professionals, and to demonstrate the ...
To work as a bridge between affected community and administration to raise address issues of concern in relief and rehabilitation through documentation
AAPTI : An Avenue for psychosocial and Therapeutic Interventions - Mumbai Chapter
To offer scalable and sustainable quality teaching and learning experiences for English, mathematics and science with values and hands on learning, enabled through technology, to strengthen the foundational competencies and confidence of students and teachers, critical to their success in the 21st century.
The overall objective of the project Chunauti is to ‘Strengthen systems for the care and rehabilitation of mentally challenged children, and to create a model of rehabilitation.
Inclusive Disaster Preparedness and Risk Reduction Program in Bhivandi
To update policy level information on food security schemes through regular interaction with the state executive machinery
TISS Initiative on Homelessness and Destitution Our vision is to have a society that is just and equal where poverty is not criminalised. Koshish addresses the inter-related issues of beggary, destitution and homelessness through a combination of measures, pitched at varying levels of providing support for basic and immediate needs, ...
To enhance the human development in the ward through concerted outcome based interventions in health, education, livelihood and housing
A TISS Initiative for Inclusion & Accessibility: Students with Disabilities in Higher Education
To develop a culture sensitive, comprehensive need-based health and mental health interventions in the community
was initiated in response to the April 2015 Earthquake.
Dialogue on criminal justice nad rehabilitation: an invite of Prayas
If you believe you can help make a difference, get in touch.
The site works best on Firefox 30+ Google Chrome 45+ iOS Safari 8+ Internet Explorer 10+ Android 4.2+ Browser / Chrome Browser