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Below is a list of NGOs in a particular area. These are unverified. Please inform us of errors and omissions. 

NGO Area-Girgaum  

Marwari Vidyalaya High School
Sardar Vallabhbhai Road 
Karmayogi: Ms. Vumvada Shukla, Principal
Tel: 23865845
Notes: Medium of education Marathi, normal school that admits hearing and speech impaired children from junior K.G. to S.S.C. 

ICMH-Indian Council for Mental Health (Hygiene)
Khethwadi First Lane 
UM Primary School
Near Alankar Theatre 
S.V.P. Road, Girgaum
Mumbai 400004
Karmayogi: Col. J. P. Bajpai

Tel.: 23855205
Fax: 23861087
Notes: Psychotherapy and Counselling to emotionally / mentally disturbed people

*Deaf and Dumb Institute
Prof. Date's Charitable
Kalaram Mandir
Thakurdwar Road,
Mumbai 400002
(Letter returned)

Navsarjan Shala for the Deaf and Mute 
Velji Damodar Somaiya Memorial Trust
Maganlal Ghia Building 2nd Floor
225 Khetwadi, Main Road
Mumbai 400004
Karmayogi: Ms. Veenaben Shah, Trustee
Tel: 23854317
Notes: vocational training centre teaching, craft, sewing, typing etc. Medium of instruction-Gujarati & Hindi.

Sunbeam- A Ray of Hope
309, Zaveri Building
2nd Floor, No. 14/15
OPP. Albless Baug
Ms. Aban Bharucha
Telefax: 23867796
Email –  

Association for Consumers Safety and Health
417, Servants of India Society Bldg.
2nd Floor, 417 S V P Road
Mumbai - 400 004
Karmayogi: Ms. Yogini Mishra
Tel: 23886556
Fax: 23887340 

Project Mainstream 
Vasant Vilas 5th Floor
31 Dr. D.D.Sathye Marg
Girgaon, Mumbai - 400 004
Tel: 2 3898930 
Fax: 23821969 
Karmayogi: Mr. Mahendra G. Mehta 

Bhavani Krupa Bldg. II Floor,
Opp. Central Plaza Cinema
Mumbai – 400 004
Karmayogi : Ms. Sapna Padnekar
Tel. : 23684393
Notes: To work for the overall development of the society.
A school for mentally handicapped children. Educational classes and prevocational workshop in Gujrati Hindi and Marathi medium with stress on self help. Transport available.
Recreational activities include music and craft. Speech therapist and psychologist in attendance.
Also runs Shishu Graha (a crèche for children of working women), as well as a counselling centre for the parents of mentally retarded children.

Association for Consumers Action on Safety and Health
Tel.: 2388 6556

Vikas Sahyog Pratisthan
8,Ground Flr.,
Mhatre Bldg,
Mugbhat Cross Lane,
Girgaum, Mumbai 400004.
Ph No: 23889811

Mr. Dinesh Ahir
Matunga Mahim Residents Association
C/o. Backbay View Building
Ground Floor
3 A Mama Parmanand Marg

Anand Ashram Charitable Trust
C/O H Firoz Rangwala
No. 1 C.P Tank Road
Corner of Gulal wadi
Mumbai 400004
Tel: 25223353, 25296641
Notes: Runs a home for orphans, children coming from broken homes, financially backward and school  drop-outs

Community Aid and Sponsorship Programme (CASP)
A- 2 Rasadhara Cooperative Society Ltd.
385, S V P Road
Mumbai 400004
Notes: Undertakes sponsorship of children whose parents have been sentenced life imprisonment and whose parents are working in the unorganised sector and is achieving its objective of converting villages into model, self sufficient villages by thier activities in almost every field. 

Hind Mahila Samaj
Cutch Castel Opera House
Mumbai 400004
Tel: 23887812
Category: Women
Notes: Women prepare homemade products like pickle, farsan etc. and also conduct tailoring classes at nominal charges.

510 Prasad Chambers 
Opera House
Mumbai 400004
Tel: 23619217
Category: Animals
Notes: Attempts to foster and facilities the harmonious and mutual development of man, animal and nature. Areas of concern cover inculcation of noble values, prevention of cruelty to animals, upgradation of environment, application of appropriate technology for rural development and improvement of quality of life.

Indian Association for the Promotion of Adoption and Child Welfare (IAPA)
40 west Khetwadi B.M.C School
5th lane
Mumbai 400023
Tel: 22043758, 23894106
Category: Children
Notes: Established on 1970, provides permanent care to children who are deprived of their families due to circumstances beyond their control and also aims to create a climate for adoption in India. Carries out various programmes like foster care, adoption placement etc. 

Indian Society for Rehabilitation
C/O Mayur Bldg. 
377 V.P Road
Off. Lamington Rd. Girgaum
Mumbai 400004
Tel: 23852313

Minoo & Aloo Polson Charity Trust
C-1 Hermes House, 3rd Floor
Mama Parmanand Marg
(Opera House)
Mumbai 400004
Tel: 23685104
Category: Support

Community Aid and Sponsorship Programme (CASP)
Phoenix Bldg, Plot No. 457
S.V Road, Near Harkishandas Hospital
3rd Floor Room No. 7
Mumbai 400004
Category: Community Development 

P. E Polson Charity Trust
C-1 Hermes House
3rd Floor Mama Parmanand MArg
Opera House
Mumbai 400004
Tel: 23685104
Category: Community Development 

YMCA-Student Branch
YMCA-Department of Camping & Leadership Development
YMCA-Metropolitan Programmes Committee

412, Dr. Bhadkamkar Marg
Mumbai 400004
Karmayogi: Mr. Bhaskar Kumar, Secretary
                Mr. Paul George, Senior Secretary
Tel: 23824534, 23855468
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