About the local hosting organizationICYE India DECCAN FOUNDATION is an independent, Non profit making social service Organization came in to being to address the social, economical, educational, health, environmental and other problems of the society and people to restore their basic rights for education, food, shelter , economic independence, social dignity and national integrity. Our Aim: An equitable management of Human and Natural resources with a major focus on Basic health, education and reconstruction of rural economic system.
About the volunteer workAs our main approach is towards women empowerment, which are ignored and neglected by the society, we have been given a special focus and attention to an integrated development of them. Hence designed and implemented unique projects ensuring women”™s active participation in the community development. We have been implementing several development projects related to Education, Community health and hygiene, integrated rural water supply, Women empowerment, Micro finance development, IGP .etc since our creation. As we have both Inpatient service and mobile camps, Volunteer doctors will be assigned to participate and serve in mobile OPD camps and other specialized health camps. As camps will not be organized very regularly, Volunteer Doctors will be served in the Hospital with our regular duty Doctors patient and in-patient caring, attending minor and major operations, volunteer doctors have a vast scope for learning and sharing of their experience, knowledge with the medical staff in DECCAN HOSPITAL. They themselves will be exposed to analyze the health reforms, condition of vulnerable people in accessing the basic health facilities, geographical, and social, educational and economic condition of the downtrodden community.
Local accommodationThe volunteer will live at the project site or in host family and will have his/her own room. Food will be provided by the project or family.
About the project locationDECCAN FOUNDATION located in Kolar and Chikkaballapura districts having its registered office/Head office at Bevahalli village, Padmaghatta post, Mulbagal taluk and Regional project office at DECCAN HOSPITAL campus, Near K.S.R.T.C depot, Chintamani, Chintamani taluk. Geographical condition:Both Mulbagal and Chintamani lies in semi arid region covered by Hill locks and undulated lands. Both the places are border and remote areas and hence ignored by the development since a long while. This area does not have any river or canal resources for irrigation and the main source of water for agriculture and other industries is Bore wells. But most of the farmers relay only on rain fed agriculture.
Extra info about the projectVolontariat de 4 à 16 semaines; frais supplémentaires de 400€ pour le 1er mois, puis 75€ par semaine. Placement individuel, programme ouvert toute l'année.