Established in 1987 as association of trained social workers and focused initially on promotion of social work practice in Orissa. In the beginning, it pursued the interest of social work professionals, conducted social research, training, documentation and organised seminars / workshops to enhance the standard of social work practice. It continued to conduct training pro¬grammes.
Gradually got involved in the development and acts for the tribals, dalits, rural poor, drought and disaster affected people, displaced persons, vulnerable children and other disadvantaged groups such as people affected by development process, environmental pollution, violence of Child Right’s and Gender discrimination.
Member of the 3rd FCN-LCF Coalition
4696 / 5190 Adimata Colony
Manchswar Railway Colony