a world where every child, counts

a world where every child, is safe

a world where every child, lives with dignity

TRANSFORMING
LIVES
SINCE 1990

CCDT is actively addressing deprivation and marginalisation of communities and children in Mumbai’s slums, transforming over two million lives.
OUR VISION : A world where every child counts; a world of children living in dignity.
OUR MISSION : Community action combating hunger, disease and discrimination.

How we began.
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founder
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We focus on four key areas: Maternal & Child Health and Nutrition,
HIV/AIDS, Adolescent Empowerment and Child Protection
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Pioneers in enhancing the health of
marginalized and vulnerable
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Celebrating International Day of the Girls

International Day of the Girls is celebrated every year on October 11th since 2012. The celebration of the day reflects the emergence of girls and young women as a distinct coherent in development policy, programming, campaigning, and research. The theme this year was...

Impact Story | Self Respect

A Story of Self Respect Ensuring protection of children rescued through a helpline has always been critical. This is all the more vital in cases of girls who run away from their home due to varying reasons. The story narrated below captures the reasons for one such...

Stories of Transformation

Henrietta H. Fore, Executive Director, UNICEF visited Mumbai last month. She was keen to understand the issues and challenges faced by children, adolescents, and young people who lived in urban poor settlements of Mumbai. During her visit Fore accompanied by Jean...

Friends of Mumbai

We congratulate the work and efforts completed by Amics de Mumbai, or Friends of Mumbai, for winning the award for the most liked stall at the 6th edition of the Solidarity Exhibition held at the University Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) in Barcelona. Amics de Mumbai,...

CCDT Awards

Award for Excellent Work in Family Planning, Bombay Municipal Corporation, 1998 Award for Excellent Work in the field of Leprosy, Acworth Leprosy Hospital, 2000 Award for 100% polio-free results, Bombay Municipal Corporation, 1998 Award for the Woman of the Year, Blue...

Impact Story | Railway Childline

Story written from a Case Worker's Perspective   The Child Reunites with his Family and Returns Home “As I started to work as a Coordinator, this was my first case and that too from Uttar Pradesh. It was evening when I received a call from Childline that the very...