Family Service Centre
SECTOR: Children
SUB SECTOR: Adoption
UN Sustainable Development Goal:
Goal 3: Good Health and Well Being
Goal 4: Quality Education
% Spent on beneficiaries
Financial Score:
Age: 66 Years
Tax Benefit: 50%
Foreign donations:
Location: Colaba, Cuffe Parade, and Bhayander, Mumbai
Location(s): Work in progress.
Issues Addressed:
Education Sponsorship; Adoption; Foster Care; Community Development
Supported by:
Taj Group of Hotels; Wide Horizon for Children Inc, USA; Chance of Life, Germany; Government of Maharashtra; College of Social Work, Nirmala Niketan
Key Trustees:
His Eminence Cardinal Oswald Gracias; Dr Gracy Fernandes; Dr Geeta Balakrishnan; Dr Nilima Mehta
Recognition: Recipient of Ahilyadevi Holkar Award - contribution and achievements in the field of Women and child development in FY99
Sector Comparison:
Beneficiary Spend:
Average: 79.0% Highest: 98.2% Lowest: 26.1%
Average: Rs9 cr Highest: Rs237 cr Lowest: Rs1 lac
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  • Rs2,000 General Donation
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Ensuring a Child's right to Family and Education
  • Family Service Centre (FSC) runs family based community oriented programs by creating supportive environment, providing counselling and replicating alternate care in India. FSC nurtures individual, family, and community empowerment through numerous programs.
  • FSC's adoption program is divided into categories like foster care for children awaiting adoption; adoption promotion; working with prospective adoptive parents; search & rehabilitation of biological parents.
  • The Educational Sponsorship Program creates opportunities for children and gives them access to primary and higher secondary education. Community Intervention program aims to empower families through SHGs, Balwadis, Balmandals, adolescent study classes, self & sexuality awareness camps, and skills training (mainly tailoring).
  • FSC till date has reached out to 13,000 children through the education sponsorship program; over 1,100 children have been placed with families. More than 50 families have been supported through the Bal Sangopan Yojana program where problems like single parent families, orphans, T.B and HIV infected/affected and physical challenges are being addressed.
89 lac
83 lac
Source : Audit Report 2016