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Implementing Agency: Prayas Health Services, a unit of Prayas JAC Society, 59 Tughlaqabad Institutional Area, New Delhi-110062


Prayas Response to COVID-19 in 2020 - Brochure

Since March 2020, Prayas is into the services of the distressed people including children, commercial sex workers, migrant workers, labourers and transgenders severally affected by COVID-19 through its various initiatives, namely, providing family rations, essential medicines, Sanitary pads, cooked meal, PPE Kit, Face masks etc.


  1. Served 6.3 Million Cooked Meal, people affected by COVID-19
  2. Donated Ventilators to Hindu Rao Hospital, Delhi
  3. 11,340 Families in Delhi, Bihar, Rajasthan and Gujarat have been provided Family Ration kit on monthly basis for consistent 4 months
  4. Community Health Centre, Primary Health Centre and Quarantine Centre in Lohit and Namsai Districts of Arunachal Pradesh under National Health Mission
  5. As Member Coordinator of Standing Committee of NITI Aayog CSOs, accessing 1,10,586 organization on NITI Aayog Darpan Portal, Prayas emphasized more on the integration of State/District Administration with Civil Society Organizations

Organizational Profile: Prayas JAC Society, a national level, child centric, non-profit, service delivery organization is into the services of marginalized, vulnerable, destitute, deprived, trafficked and run-away & missing children including homeless people since 1988.  Presently, run by 601 professionals, Prayas directly serves day to day nearly 40,000 beneficiaries, carrying out intensive care outreach programs for the children, youth and women through community-based centres in 10 States/ UTs in Delhi, Bihar, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Island, Rajasthan, Haryana, Jharkhand, Gujarat and Kashmir with direct intervention for the children, youth and women in the need of care and protection through, 38 Shelters /Children Homes, Helplines for Children/Women, Crisis Intervention Centres etc.

Prayas Health Service (PHS) & Isolation Centre
To provide support services to the children and homeless people infected with COVID-19, Prayas set up five ‘Isolation Centres’ at Geeta Colony, (East Delhi), Tughlakabad (South Delhi), Jahangirpuri (North Delhi), PHS –Kirti Nagar (Central Delhi) and Chota Bazaar (North East Delhi) and similar Isolation Centres is coming up in Samastipur, Motihari, Bettiah, Patna (Bihar) Jaipur (Rajasthan) and Ranchi (Jharkhand).

Prayas Isolation Centres: It refers to separation of individuals who are ill and suspected or confirmed of COVID-19. All suspect cases detected are being placed at the Isolation Centre, till such time they are tested negative. The Isolation Centre will be functioning under the supervision of eminent Doctors, namely, Dr. K.S. Sachdeva, Doctorate in Medicine, University of Vienna, Founder of Privat Hospital, Gurgaon,  Vice President of Prayas JAC Society, Dr. V.K. Rastogi, MHS (Delhi Government), Dr Sumit Verma, Medical Officer, Prayas Health Services, Dr Surbhi, Medical Officer, Prayas Health Services and also through Telemedicine Mode by renowned Cardiologist Dr Rajay Narain, Director Global Health Alliance, St. George Trust, London, Health Ambassador & Policy Advisor U.K & India, based in U.K and Dr Supriyo Mukherjee
Contact Details:

  1. Dr Sumit Verma, M: 92121-43058, Email:
  2. Dr Surabhi, M: 92121-65986, Email:,
  3. Dr K.S. Sachdev, Email:
  4. Dr Rajay Narain, Email:
  5. Dr Supriyo Mukherjee, Email:

Note: Prayas partnered with Global Health Alliance Foundation for free Medical Advice to COVID-19 patient. WhatsApp Number for Advice from U.K
Total Bed Capacity in Delhi-90, Total Bed Capacity Proposed in Bihar, Rajasthan & Jharkhand-100

Items Needed for Isolation Centre:
Oxygen Cylinder-100, Oxygen Concentrator-40, PPE Kit-5000, Face Shield-5000, Eye Protection -5000 (visor or googles), Gloves-5000 pair, Oxymeter-40, ThermoScanner-40, Blood Pressure Apparatus-40, Stethescope-20, Nebulizers-40, Vaporizer-40, Particulate Respirators N-95 Face Mask-5000, Medical (Surgical) Masks-3500, Gowns and Aprons-3500, Latex Single-Use Gloves for Clinical Care-5000, Sanitizers- 5, litre, 10-litre (5000), Linen Bags-3000, Clinical Wastage Bags-3000, Large Plastic Bags-3500, Small-Dustbin-300, Large Dustbin-100, Dettol Soaps/Dettol Liquid- 1000

Medicines & Consumables:
Tab Paracetamol, Tab. Azithromycin 500 mg, Tab. Vitamin C, Tab. Hydroxychloroquine 400 mg, Syp. Paracetamol, Syp. Azithromycin Cough Syp, Fabiflu Tab, Tab Pansec & Tab Pansec DSR, Tab Emeset 4 mg & 8 mg, Asthalin Syrup, Budecord 0.5 Respules & Budecord 1 mg respules, Levolin respules 0.31, 0.63 & 1.25 mg, Foracort Inhalers, Benadryl Cough Syrup,

NITI Aayog Registration (Darpan Portal): DL/2017/0166558
CSR Registration Number: CSR00001803, FCRA Number: 231650681

Bank Name: Axis Bank (Domestic Donation-For Donation within India)
Account Name: -Prayas
Account Number: 912010002101764   
IFSC Code: UTIB0001021,
Branch: Kalkaji, New Delhi                

FCRA BANK DETAILS (International Donation-For Donation Outside India)
State Bank of India
Account Name: Prayas Juvenile Aid Centre
Account Number: 40078953206
FCRA Saving Account
IFSC Code: SBIN0000691

For More Details, please contact: Mr Jitendra Kumar, Resource Sr. Manager, M: +91-9810759010, 7827231855 E-mail: & Mr Puneet Verma, Resource Manager, M: 9210947674,, Tel: 011-29955505, 29956244 E-mail:

Amod Kanth, General Secretary, Prayas JAC Society