Childline Emergency Response

A toll free telephone line and listening service for children to call. Handling over 300 calls per day offer a service where anyone can anonymously report children at risk.  Our team responds swiftly to investigate, working with local emergency services to rescue the child in danger.  Childline also conducts vital outreach work auditing health and education facilities in slum areas throughout the district.

Achievements & Goals

  • #1 of 499 Childlines across country, recognised as best managed by the Government

  • To raise awareness of and tackle the causes of infant abandonment through education

  • To eradicate child trafficking and the sexual exploitation of children across the district 

Established         2003

Reach                  District wide. 300 calls/day

Annual Cost         Rs 1,436,000 / £14,350

Staffing                9

Project Leader    Krishna Padvi


Free Helpline      1098 tollfree 24/7

Our partners

Snehalaya is a voluntary organisation registered in 1992 under the Societies Registration Act 1960 (Reg No MH2220/A'nagar) and in 1995 under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) Reg No 083720087. It has Tax Exemption Recognition under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act 1961 No.CIT(E)/12A(a)/80G/135/2008-09/1916)


Snehalaya adheres to the norms prescribed for good governance of voluntary organisations and is certified by Credibility Alliance (CA/82/2013)


Snehalaya, Home of Love Project and Snehalaya UK are all trading names for operations in India and beyond that all represent our projects and services operating since 1989 in Ahmednagar, Maharashtra - India.


All donations given to any part of our organisation, unless directly specified, will be spent where most needed for the betterment of our beneficiaries in project running costs and in building capacity through organisational development.


Company Registration documents:

Indian Charity Registration details

UK Charity Registration Number: 1157926

Snehalaya Americas, Inc. is a registered 501 c(3) entity, at the following registered address: 30 Sheryl Drive, Edison NJ 08820-1311 


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