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: Anjali
Date Of Birth : 11/06/2013
Class: Nursery
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Name: Sujal Kumar
Date Of Birth : 07/10/2007
Class: N/A
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Name: Vaishnavi
Date Of Birth : 21/02/2014
Class: N/A
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Name: Akash
Date Of Birth : 03/05/2009
Class: III
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Our Blogs

Deepalaya collaborated with NABARD since 2009 for formation of SHGs and promoting self-reliance by encouraging women to save and form microenterprises. Since then the project has expanded to five different areas in Mewat. Our SHG team has been conducting different kind of trainings for women from time to time. Such training sessions are done in the presence of bank officials so that they get to know new schemes etc. A similar training was conducted on 5th December in the presence of Mr. N M Sinha, District General Manager (DGM), NABARD, Mr. V ...Read More

Career Counseling young students With an aim to prepare students ahead of the job interview season and boost their confidence levels, Deepalaya organized career counseling sessions for its VTC students enrolled at Sanjay Colony and Gole Kuan on 8th December. A total of 110 students including some alumni members attended the session.   The counseling sessions were supervised by Mr. Tarun Sharma, Ms. Divya Vij, Mr. Pawan Gogna, and Ms. Priyanka Saxena from NIIT Foundation. Mr. Virender Singh, Project Coordinator, Deepalaya and computer instruc ...Read More

“Child Violence and abuse can affect the normal development of a child, impairing their mental, physical and social well-being” – UNICEF A two-day awareness session on the theme 'Good Touch, Bad Touch' was recently conducted for students at Deepalaya Learning Centre in  Adarsh Nagar. The session was conducted by a team of experts from Umeed ki Kiran Clinic, a one-stop clinic for victims of sexual and domestic violence introduced by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), the internationally  recognized humanitarian organization working in th ...Read More

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