SEESHA designs and implements projects relevant to the needs of the poor in India, irrespective of caste, creed, colour, gender or religion. We work with persons from all sections of society, including children, youth, women, persons in need of physiological and psychological care, the differently-abled, senior citizens, and victims of natural disasters.

Donations to SEESHA are also eligible for tax savings as per Section 80G of the Indian Income Tax Act. By donating to SEESHA, you can make a valuable contribution to improve lives while you save tax!

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With as little as Rs. 500, you can sponsor the educational needs of one child for an entire month through SEESHA’s "Child & Youth Development – Educational Scholarships".


You can empower an illiterate woman - help her learn a skill and take the first step towards income generation - with a contribution as little as Rs. 1500/- to SEESHA's "Women Empowerment - Vocational Trainings"".


By contributing Rs. 5000/- towards SEESHA’s "Services to the Elderly", you can help meet the food, accommodation and medical needs of a destitute senior citizen for one month.

Find more causes to support by learning about What We Do.

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Our Projects

SEESHA designs and implements projects relevant to the needs of people from all sections of the society, irrespective of caste, creed, colour, gender or religion. Each of the projects function in their own unique ways to propel the journey towards holistic development, fuelled by indicators such as using education, health, environment and livelihood.The projects are set both in community as well as institutionalised settings. Primarily, we work with children, youth, women, men, families, persons in need of physiological and psychological care, the differently-abled, senior citizens, and victims of natural disasters. Together, these individual projects are equipped with the power to transform entire communities.

Child & Youth Development

SEESHA nurtures young dreams and moulds children and youth into change-makers of their communities and the nation through a range of tailor-made development projects.

Child & Youth Development

Create an impact that will rewrite the destiny of children in need.

Women Empowerment

At SEESHA, we transform shy, uneducated women into empowered individuals through trainings and development programmes.

Women Empowerment

Transform the lives of women across India.

Service to the Elderly

SEESHA reaches out to the elderly who are abandoned and destitute in order to assure them a healthy and dignified retired life.

Service to the Elderly

Become part of the noble cause to care for the orphaned, destitute or abandoned.

Differently-abled Care

With the vision of an inclusive society, SEESHA trains, counsels and motivates the differently-abled to lead independent and self-sufficient lives.

Differently-abled Care

Let us build an inclusive society where every life is valued!

Health Outreach Projects

SEESHA health outreach projects aim to make quality healthcare affordable to the poor, even in the remotest of communities.

Health Outreach Projects

Join in the mission of saving lives.

Disaster Relief & Rehabilitation

SEESHA’s country-wide network of volunteers responds to the need for relief, providing basic provisions and financial assistance to those affected by natural disasters.

Disaster Relief & Rehabilitation

Provide timely help for victims of natural calamities.

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To further support communities that are often hit by cyclones, floods and other natural communities, a team of 20 volunteers have been trained through a 5-day programme on disaster risk management organised by SEESHA. Life jackets and rescue kits have been given to these volunteers who will act as the disaster risk management team in the community and also train other community members on how to act in the time of disaster. Moreover, 1000 families solar-powered emergency lamps with mobile chargers have been distributed to people living in coastal regions to use during power outages in the time of disasters.

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Every year, SEESHA organises “Splash”, a theme-based talent hunt for children across our Child Learning Centres and SEESHA-supported Children’s Homes in different parts of India. Splash is an opportunity for these underprivileged children to explore their talents and express their interests – a platform to shed their inhibitions and stand up in front of the world for what they believe in. More than 4000 children of all age groups participate enthusiastically in this event.

This year, Splash was centred on the theme ‘WE ARE ONE’, encouraging children to put forth their thoughts on love and unity for the building of better families, communities, and a better world at large! Children expressed themselves artistically through drawings and paintings, orated speeches, sang songs, enacted plays and danced to convey their own interpretations of the theme, ranging from anti-racism to kindness towards animals!

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  • Relief to Flood-Affected Families in Kanyakumari.

Over 137 families affected by the Ockhi cyclone in Rajakkamangalam and Suvhindram of Kanyakumari district received relief kits including dry rations and other necessities to help them overcome the loss endured by them. SEESHA is the first ever NGO which entered into these villages, despite anticipated law and order challenges. Children who had lost their educational supplies also received SEESHA school kits.

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Dr. Paul Dhinakaran
Founder, SEESHA

A philanthropist and educationist, Dr. Paul Dhinakaran established SEESHA in 2003 as the manifestation of his vision in humanitarian service. His personal motto, "Let's give life" is also the tagline of SEESHA.



"I experienced the amazing consequence of turning my focus away from me to others, and it was indeed life changing!"


"The courses offered free of cost by SEESHA have taken me a step closer to my dream as I have a means to earn and save money."


"Invest in such marginalised children and be blessed, just as I am!"

Our Partners

Everybody has ability and everybody matters. Everybody deserves a chance at life, no matter their physical and mental condition. With this motto, SEESHA’s range of rehabilitation and disability prevention projects are helping the differently abled break the barriers that are holding them back, and encouraging them to live their lives to the fullest.

SEESHA’s range of projects, designed specifically to cater to the differently abled, include:

  • Special Education
  • Rehabilitative Therapy
  • Home-based Interventions
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pain Relief Therapy
  • Distribution of Assistive Devices
  • Counselling

Contribute to the cause, and bring about a positive impact in the life of a differently-abled person today!

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