Turning Point Foundation
SECTOR: Health
SUB SECTOR: De-addiction
UN Sustainable Development Goal:
Goal 3: Good Health and Well Being
% Spent on beneficiaries
Financial Score:
Age: 18 Years
Tax Benefit: 50%
Foreign donations:
Location(s): Delhi
Issues Addressed:
Rehabilitation for Drug Addicts of low income families; Prevention of HIV/AIDS; Youth Development
Supported by:
MDS of Germany; Sitaram Jindal Foundation; Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India; etc.
Key Trustees:
Mr. Pawan Kumar, President Mr. Anil Kumar, Vice President
Mr. Jojo Thomas, General Secretary Mr. Jaison Chacko, Treasurer
Mr. Pardeep Kumar Pal, Member Mr. Surendra Kumar Pal, Member
Dr. Rajendra Kumar Rajpal, Member
Sector Comparison:
Beneficiary Spend:
Average: 79.6% Highest: 99.9% Lowest: 28.7%
Average: Rs6 cr Highest: Rs115 cr Lowest: Rs1 lac
How much to donate
  • ₹700/- for conducting awareness camp on drugs/alcohol and HIV/AIDS for 25 people
  • ₹1,500/- Sponsor food for 10 inmates of drug de-addiction centre for one day
  • ₹6,000/- per month for Residential treatment of a drug addict.
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A battle against Addiction (Drug/Alcohol Abuse) and HIV/AIDS
  • Crisis: India has around 3 million people suffering from drug addiction and one in five Injecting Drug Users live with HIV. Turning Point Foundation (TPF) uses a holistic approach by rehabilitating people affected by addiction by focusing on physical, social, mental and spiritual aspects of their lives through cost effective services.
  • Programs: 1) Integrated Rehabilitation Center follows a tailor-made and indigenously developed rehabilitation method called LOTUS program which provides facilities like counseling sessions and work therapy, meditation, yoga, etc. on a daily basis. 2) Youth Resource Center in urban slums targets at-risk adolescents by providing counseling regarding alcohol/drug abuse, health and life skills education, career guidance, skill development training, facilitating job placements and recreational activities.
  • Outcome: 1) Addicts are able to adjust with their families and workplaces in a better way after their treatment under TPF. 2) Catered to 2,500+ drug and alcohol addicts in the past 10 years. 3) ~100 beneficiaries visit the Youth Resource Center every year to access its activities.
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Source : Audit Report 2019