Jan Sahas means ‘People’s Courage’. We are, more than a decade-long, community-centric organization working intensively in 14000+ villages across India. We work with the most excluded social groups on safe migration and workers’ protection; and prevention of sexual violence against women and children.

Key Themes

Safe Migration & Worker Protection

There are 140 million migrant workers in India who are forced to migrate due to lack of livelihood opportunities at home. Poor working conditions, long working hours, lack of water, sanitation or safety equipment and forced labour are perennial problems faced by the migrant workers and their families.

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Prevention of Violence Against Women and Children(PVAWC)

More than three women are raped every hour out of which 43% are girls below 18 years. Jan Sahas, for the last two decades, has been working on the prevention of multiple forms of violence against women and children in several states in India.

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Grassroots Resilience Institute(GRI)

Our ability to expand and operate effectively is closely linked to the strength and resilience of civil society, as we collaborate closely with Community-Based Organisations in all of our programs. Our approach as a grassroots organisation is centred around partnering with and learning from our allies and striving for social equity and the preservation of human dignity.

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Latest Publications

Information around mental health issues and counseling support

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Helpline to Stop Child Sexual Abuse

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Helpline for Shelter and Counseling Support

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Jan Sahas Helpline for Girls and Women

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Voices of the Invisible Citizens II

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Project Kriya - Journey to a New Normal

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Recourse for Sexual Violence Survivors in Times of Crisis (Hindi)

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Recourse for Sexual Violence Survivors in Times of Crisis

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Stories of Resilience & Hope

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Model for Addressing Sexual Violence

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Voices of the Invisible Citizens

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24/7

Helpline

Jan Sahas Helpline
for Girls and Women

If you face any kind of violence call us

1800 3000 2852

Jan Sahas
Majdoor Helpline

If you face any kind of violence call us

1800 2000 211