Background: HOPE is a social service organization working in Odisha to empower local communities by providing a variety of services including supporting women’s microcredit and training programs, adult education, community/local advocacy, and disaster relief programs.

IDRF Partner Since: 2005

Focus Area: Disaster Rehab/Misc

Location: Ganjam District, Odisha

Project Title: Emergency Health Intervention

Details on the project: In the aftermath of the devastating Phailin Cyclone, HOPE has set up a mobile health unit to provide medical services – Doctors, pharmacists, nurses & medical supplies – to victims of the cyclone and floods. The project also supported ten health camps in the most affected villages.