Vivekananda Kendra is a pan-India organization working for the overall advancement of marginalized communities. Though their operations and programs span several focus areas, IDRF collaborations have largely taken place in the realm of health, and in the state of Arunachal Pradesh.
IDRF Partner Since: 2000
Focus Area: Health
Location: Arunachal Pradesh
Project Title: Arun Jyoti – Medical Mobile Van
IDRF is working with Vivekananda Kendra to create access to medical services for 50,000 people from 35-40 of the most remote villages across Arunachal Pradesh. The medical van program will involve monthly visits to each village, as well as major camps for eye health, ENT, and general surgery several times a year.