Gunjan Organisation is implementing a community development and capacity building programme in the Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh since 2003. This is being done in partnership volunteer and local communities. The initiatives on the folk music, promotion of traditional food of Kangra region, working on economic empowerment and skill building among People on High Risk and general communities etc are the major activities.
Skill Identification and Trainings
Gunjan has felt that Skill gap is a major constraint facing the youth in mountain state like Himachal Pradesh. With lack of proper skills to earn a livelihood the youth may get diverted to drug abuse. The Center for Skill development conduct training courses on – Basic on Computers and Tally Accounting, Web designing, Massage Therapy, Acupressure Therapy and Pine Needle Craft Work.
Youth Information Centre
Youth Information Centers (YICs) provide a free, confidential information service to young people and those who work with them on a wide range of subjects including careers, education, employment matters, rights and entitlements, leisure, sport, travel and European opportunities.
Sanjeevani Ambulance Service is an initiative of Gunjan Organisation rendering its services towards the community and the hospitalized people placed at Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College, Tanda, associated with the Rogi Kalyan Samiti and following the norms laid by RKS. This work has been going through support from volunteers and community contributions.