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Alcoholic Anonymous
Municipal English School
Room No. 1 Ground Floor
(Behind Byculla Fire Brigade)
Meghraj Sethi Marg
Byculla (W)
Mumbai 400008
Tel: 23016767, 23075134
Fax: 23011517
Category: De- addiction 
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Alcoholics Anonymous

St. John's The Baptist High School Hall, 
above Royal Chemist
Old Mumbai-Agra road
PO Box 188, Thane (W)
Mumbai - 400601

Working in the area of: Alcohol dependence

It is an organisation committed to helping people with alcoholism who want to stop the habit. It provides person-to-person advice to to alcoholics in addition to treatment facilities for the same. It is an NGO with branches all over the world.


Bal Asha Trust

Bal Asha Dham 
King George V Memorial 
Dr. E Moses Road 
Mahalaxmi, Mumbai 400011

Working in the area of: Foster care and adoption

The organisation provides financial help for needy children and women. It also provides foster placement for children, nursing homes prior to adoption and temporary shelter to unwed mothers, dowry, divorce cases and women in distress. The facilities are available for children below 5 years and women 18-45 years.



Dream Foundation Cancer Fund

107, Municipal Industrial Estate 

Mumbai - 400018

Phone number: 24973412, 24927435

Fax: 24973413


Working in the area of: Cancer support

Dream Foundation is a charitable institution which provides support services to cancer patients undergoing treatment at the major oncology centres in Mumbai. The services include - guidance for medical treatment, emotional support and counseling, funds to subsidise rehabilitation expenses and scholarships for children's education.


Family Welfare & Counselling Services, A K Munshi Yojana

A K Munshi Yojana 

214, Adarsh Nivas, 2nd floor 
Raja Ram Mohan Roy Road 
Charni Road 
Mumbai 400004

Phone number: 23862992

Working in the area of: Disability education

The organisation runs a creche, medical centre, preventive health care centre, handicapped children school, institute of child development guidance and research. It also provides advance course on child guidance and parental counselling by top experts.


Foster Care Group, Maharashtra State Women's Council

Bapnu Ghar 
12 Dr. Annie Besant Road 
Mumbai 400018

Phone number: 24924252

Working in the area of:  Foster care and adoption

The group is involved in temporary full time care in a substitute family for children during a crisis situation. Two children per distressed family are eligible for foster care and the child's family is helped in the rehabilitation process.  


Friendship Centre
13, Rebesch St.
Mumbai 400 008
Karmayogi: Ms. Christina Ghaghare, Manager
Email: No
Category: Education

Infertility Friends
Jamuna Sagar
Bhagat Singh Road
Mumbai 400005
Tel: 22151065
Category: Support Group
Notes: A support group for infertile couples which offers a forum for disseminating information, discussions and imparting education. Invites people to reach out to provide care and guidance to needy couples.


King George V Memorial After Care Centre

Dr. E Moses Road 
Near Famous Studio 
Mumbai 400011

Phone number: 24923877

Working in the area of:  Rehabilitation service for all disabled

The centre provides home for handicapped person recommended by municipal hospitals. It also runs a care centre where person is trained to do jobs like motor-winding, safety pin bunching etc. It also offers night shelter for handicapped person working outside the premises during the day. The age limit is male and female handicapped above 18 years.


Marian House Of Charity

Near Lady of Health Church 
Mumbai 400061

Phone number: 26266320

Working in the area of: Rehabilitation services for all disabled

The organisation provides home for intellectually impaired and physically handicapped children and elders who do not have anyone to look after them. The services are open for all without age limit.


National Association For The Blind

11, Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan Road 

Worli Seaface 
Mumbai - 400 025

Working in the area of: Visual impairment

It is an organisation working in the area of visual impairment.


National Society For The Welfare Of The Physically Handicapped

Municipal Tenaments 
J. B. Marg 
Mumbai 400012

Phone number: 24131262

Working in the area of: Physically/Orthopaedically handicapped

The society provides medical treatment and crutches and also trains the disabled to use the crutches and do their daily work. It also conducts surgery in rare cases. Radiology department is also available in house.


The Society For Reconstructive Surgery, Rehabilitation And Research

Shri Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Market 
3rd Floor 
Palton Road 
Mumbai 4000001

Phone number: 22614718

Working in the area of: Leprosy and Burns

The society treats leprosy or burn injuries and provides rehabilitation through training and work in light engineering, paper products and potato peel bandages at workshop. It also conducts reproductive surgery and research at burns unit ans skin bank at Baijerbai Wadia hospital for children.




Golden Jubilee Block
1st floor, Tata Memorial Hospital 
Mumbai - 400012

Phone number: 24146750 (extn. 4511)

Working in the area of: Cancer support

It is a voluntary organisation in Mumbai which helps cancer patients and their families to deal with the disease and its aftermath. The organisation, established in 1994, provides emotional support to cancer patients through ongoing activities, all of which are funded by donors and well wishers. The organisation distributes food grains and milk tokens twice a month to outstation patients, to ensure that the patients get adequate nutrition during their treatment. In some cases, the organisation bears the cost of treatment procedures like bone marrow transplants etc.


Vasantha Memorial Trust

Veena Co-operative, Housing Society 
Flat no. 15, Nester Compound Road 
Kalina, Santa Cruz (E) 
Mumbai - 400029

Working in the area of: Cancer support


Voluntary Co-Ordinating Agency

C/O Indian Association for Promotion of Adoption 
RNA House, 1st floor 
Opp. Akbarallys 

Veer Nariman Road 
Mumbai 400023

Phone number: 22043758

Working in the area of: Foster care and adoption

It is a court approved agency which monitors and co-ordinates between abandoned children and prospective adoptive parents.


Voluntary Coordinating Agency

Shraddhanand Mahilashram 
Shraddhanand Road 

King's Circle 

Mumbai - 400 019

Working in the area of: Adoption


Andhkshi Ashram
37 Dadabhai Road
Gilbert Hill
Andheri (W)
Tel: 26246422, 26703179
Category: Health

Mary's Clan
Near Mount Mary's Church
Bandra (W)
Mumbai 400050
Tel: 26409169
Category: Health

Oshiwara Tarapore Garden Society
2nd Flr. New Link Road
Andheri (W)
Mumbai 400058
Tel: 26316673
Category: Health

SHAPE-Society for Health Awareness & Promotion of Education
G- 703 Ashok Nagar
L. T Road
Borivali (W)
Mumbai 400091
Tel: 28615576
Category: Health

203 Rukmani
J. P Road
Andheri (W)
Mumbai 400058
Tel: 267085554
Category: Health

The Samaritans
Seva Niketan, 1st Floor
Sir. J. J. Road
(Near Byculla Bridge (central))
Byculla (W)
Mumbai 400 008
Karmayogi: Ms. Freny, Director
               Ms. Sneha and Ms. Swati, Social Workers 
Tel.: 23073451
Category: Support Groups
Notes: Rehabilitation centre for mentally ill & emotional disturbed
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NAB-IDBI Polytechnic
Plot No. A 52/ 53 Addl. Ambarnath
MIDC Anandnagar
Thane 421506
Tel: 2620759, 2621027
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