Addressing Mental Healthcare- CSR Projects India
 
 
 
 
 
 

CSR Project By:  MPS Limited
Project Budget: INR 0.13 Cr

 

Project

Addressing Mental Healthcare  (2016-17)

 
 

Project Sector

  • Preventive Healthcare, Water and Sanitation
 
 

Implementing Partners

Sambandh Health Foundation
 
 

Project Description

 

During the year, the Company associated itself with the project “Mental Health Care” through Sambandh Health Foundation (“Sambandh”) engaged in addressing mental illness and promoting mental health of the persons in India. The main objective of Sambandh is to build the capacity of people living with mental illness and their families to lead fuller lives, raising awareness about mental health and mental illness while advocating for improved treatment and community supports. Sambandh initially initiated such activities from a Community Integrated Center (“CIC”) from a government polyclinic in Gurugram. CIC is a day support center designed to help people suffering from mental illness to recover and get back to normal society. CIC is being run successfully from past several years. In the financial year 2016 - 17, Sambandh also started this project in 2 villages in the vicinity of Gurugram with the goal of expanding recovery based supports to semi urban area, wherein community workshops, street plays, educational & awareness sessions, mental illness screening camps etc. are being organized with the objective of generating awareness on mental health, its myths and symptoms and encourage the person suffering with mental illness to gradually adopt the recovery based techniques.

During the year, the Company associated itself with the project “Mental Health Care” through Sambandh Health Foundation (“Sambandh”) engaged in addressing mental illness and promoting mental health of the persons in India. The main objective of Sambandh is to build the capacity of people living with mental illness and their families to lead fuller lives, raising awareness about mental health and mental illness while advocating for improved treatment and community supports. Sambandh initially initiated such activities from a Community Integrated Center (“CIC”) from a government polyclinic in Gurugram. CIC is a day support center designed to help people suffering from mental illness to recover and get back to normal society. CIC is being run successfully from past several years. In the financial year 2016 - 17, Sambandh also started this project in 2 villages in the vicinity of Gurugram with the goal of expanding recovery based supports to semi urban area, wherein community workshops, street plays, educational & awareness sessions, mental illness screening camps etc. are being organized with the objective of generating awareness on mental health, its myths and symptoms and encourage the person suffering with mental illness to gradually adopt the recovery based techniques.

 

 
 

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