Who We Are

Deepalaya is an ISO 9001:2008 certified non – government organisation that believes in enabling self reliance and is committed to working on issues affecting the urban and rural poor, with a special focus on women and children.

What We Do

Our Programmes

The NGO was started on July 16th 1979 by seven founding members, and for more than three decades, has been contributing to the crusade against illiteracy. Over the years, Deepalaya has established several projects in the areas of Education (Formal/Non-Formal/Remedial), Women Empowerment (reproductive health, SHG, Micro-finance), Institutional care, Community Health, Vocational Training and Differently-Abled. These projects are operational in Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand

Our Impact


Over 310827 Educated

Institutional Care

1473 Children
28% Orphans,41% from Single parent familys,31% economic orphans

Women Empowerment

15632 women, 400 villages,1335 SHGs and 8394 Enterprises.

Differently Abled

4109 community based rehabilitated children.


6,92,518 provided healthcare

Vocational Training

Trained 12550 people so far.

Our Projects

Educational Programmes - Deepalaya

Despite the enactment of Right to Education Act and several other initiatives of the Government for educating children, more than a quarter of children in Delhi, remain out of school. They may have been enrolled in government schools but hardly they turn up. The teachers do not care to even find out why the children are not coming.  This is exactly.. Read more

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Date Of Birth : 14/03/2004
Class: III
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Date Of Birth : 15/06/2013
Class: LKG
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Name: Rihan
Date Of Birth : 28/11/2010
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Class: Nursery
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Our Blogs

Community Library in South Delhi Libraries serve as gateway to the world of knowledge and communities need libraries to thrive. With this in mind, a new library was inaugurated at Deepalaya Gole Kuan centre for the children and people living in that community on 28th October 2017. It will connect children with books and take them to a new world of possibilities. The library was formally inaugurated by Shri VP Joy, IAS. Commissioner Provident Fund in the presence of Mr. Chackochan, President, Deepalaya, Mr. AJ Philip, Secretary & C.E., De ...Read More

Shinnyo En Japan visited Deepalaya learning centre On 23rd October a team from Shinnyo En Japan visited the Center. The group has Dinesh Jaggi (Interpreter), Mr. Junichi Kitamura (Representative of Shinnyo-en team), Mr. Yoji Koyama (member of Shinnyo-en team), Mr. Hirohide Kijima (new member of Shinnyo-en team), Mr. Yuji Yamamoto (new member of Shinnyo-en team) and Mr. Naoya Sugazawa (member of Shinnyo-en team). Shinnyo En Japan has been supporting and giving scholarships, to two students of Deepalaya every year for nursing. The scholarship pr ...Read More

A session is conducted on water, hygiene and sanitation at VTC Dwarka To create awareness amongst children on importance of clean drinking water, sanitation and for promoting healthy hygiene practices, Ms. Sakshi Gaba and Mr. Pradeep Kumar along with three interns - Ms. Avineet, Ms. Kavaya and Mr. Naveen conducted a workshop on water, sanitation and Hygiene at VTC Dwarka, Sec- 15, Kakrola on 11th October, 2017. 16 students falling in the age group of 10 to 18 years from the Vocational training centre participated in the workshop. It started ...Read More

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