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

14000 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

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 .. Read more

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Name: Sujal Kumar
Date Of Birth : 07/10/2007
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Name: Akash
Date Of Birth : 03/05/2009
Class: III
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Date Of Birth : 24/07/2010
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Our Blogs

Expressions 2018 – an annual talent exhibition of Deepalaya children As an organization, Deepalaya believes firmly in encouraging latent talent of children who may be neglected and left without care and support due to adverse socio-economic conditions. Expressions 2018 was an endeavor to curate an engaging reflection of the organization’s belief. Hence, 18th March 2018 was a special day for the entire Deepalaya family, when children from almost all the locations gathered at at Mavalankar Auditorium, Rafi Marg in New Delhi for showcasing th ...Read More

Community Eye Care Centre opened at Janakpuri The formal inauguration ceremony of a community eye care service instituted by Deepalaya in collaboration with the prestigious Ophthalmology Department of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) was held on 16th March at Deepalaya’s head office in Janakpuri, New Delhi. The objective of “Deepalaya Vision Centre” is to provide quality eye care to the poor and underprivileged people. Under this initiative, Deepalaya has started organizing free eye check up camps at its various project ...Read More

Women's Day Celebration at Deepalaya projects “When you empower a woman, you empower an economy and a nation.”- Cherie Blair In a country like India, women are suppressed, discouraged or harassed in all corners in some way or the other; it’s is time now to focus on rights and gender equality; for this, women must not only emphasize but claim the rights to be their own. Through its microfinance programmes, Deepalaya has empowered thousands of women, and given them opportunities to take charge of their lives on their own and raise voice a ...Read More

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