Prakriti Environment Society (PES) was established in the year 1997 to cater to different social issues concerning women, children and environment. PES works on preserving and protecting the natural environment and helping to evolve and uplift the social condition in which the human race prevails. It aims at a holistic approach towards environmental and human issues.
The key programs of the organization includes:
i) Sakhi One Stop Centers: was sarted in 2019, as part of the Sakhi OSC initiative taken by Ministry of Women and Child Development to support women facing physical, sexual, emotional, psychological and economic abuse, irrespective of age, class, caste, educational status, marital status, race and culture. It provides medical assistance, psycho social support and legal aid to women affected by violence through 17 counselling centers.
ii) Deaddiction Centers: has been started with the support of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment in Karimnagar District, Telangana to offer support to labourers, college students who are addicted to alcohol and drugs.
iii) Swadhar Greh: was started in 2005 under Swadhar –a scheme for women in difficult circumstances launched by the Department of Women and Child Development. The scheme through the provisions of shelter, food, clothing, counselling, training, clinical and legal aid aims to rehabilitate such women in difficult circumstances so that they could lead their life with dignity and conviction.
Besides these activities, PES also works in the areas of Environment on issues like Affordable and Clean Energy, Clean Water and Sanitation, Climate Action and Education like Entrepreneurship Development and Vocational Training.