Impact Stories

Railway Children India

Railway Children India was established in 2013 as a non-profit organisation under Section 8 of The Companies Act, 2013 with a vision to ‘create a world where no child ever has to live on the streets.’ Across the world millions of children are forced to survive alone on the streets. In India, every five minutes a child arrives alone at a railway station. Immediately, they face violence, exploitation, trafficking and abuse. These children make money any way they can, scavenge for scraps of food and sleep huddled together in groups for safety. Their lives are typified by violence and often cut short.

On 15th November 2019, a 14-year-boy named Bhibhu (name changed) was found alone in the middle of Ghaziabad Railway Station platform. H....
By Railway Children India
March 30, 2021