Aashray Adhikar Abhiyan- The Frontline of Covid
Globally, 130 million fell into ‘food insecurity’ above the existing 820 million people. WORD
We have been distributing meals everyday to the homeless, destitute and labouring poor on the streets of Delhi.
Dry ration distribution:
The ‘hunger pandemic’ left many poor with empty kitchens and the homeless with empty stomachs. We distribute monthly dry ration to the families living in temporary houses and the homeless families on the streets in self-made tents.
Vaccination requires ID cards, which requires a documented identity- something that is still missing for the homeless in India. Therefore, we ran the #RightToVaccine Camp for the homeless to assist and facilitate vaccination procedure.
Masks, sanitizers and soaps are distributed to the homeless on the streets who are denied access to public spaces due to lack of masks. The kit is routinely provided with awareness camps for the protection of the community.
Migrants aided with travel to home:
Assistance was provided to the urban poor migrants who upon losing their livelihoods had no resources to return home. We supported them with free travel,
food and family reintegration of lost family members during the first wave.
Travel aid to
Protection to Frontline Workers:
We are committed to ensuring protection to our courageous frontline workers by providing them free health insurances, vaccination and frequent immunity shots for a safe and sustainable covid intervention.
24*7 Helpline Service
We provide on-call assistance for medical emergencies, ambulance service, medical consultation and tele-counselling. The service was run 24*7 and has been always available especially for the marginalized groups in need of aid. Further, the helpline is also used to coordinate and share resources as requested.