Medical Care for Street Children in India
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With over 1 billion people, India is the second most populous nation after China. The huge and growing population is causing unprecedented stress on the Indian social network: high levels of poverty, illiteracy, persistent malnutrition, trafficking in human beings, and a growing HIV/AIDS problem. All of these factors have contributed to India's population of 18 million street children.
Among children with no safety net, no fixed address, and no money, infections, broken bones, and other simple, easily corrected health problems go unprevented and untreated.
You can help. This Gift That Gives More™ provides a year's worth of basic medical care for a street child in India through The Charities Advisory Trust.
Report from the Field
From Charities Action Trust:
"As a result [of this funding], visible change has been made in the lives of marginalized and street children. They are healthy and are able to pursue education towards building a sound career and dignified life."
About The Charities Advisory Trust
The Charities Advisory Trust is a registered UK charity set up over 25 years ago providing practical help to charities and pioneering new ways of charitable giving.
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