OPERATION ASHA

Rating: 4.93 stars   410 reviews

Issues: Health, Human Services, International

Location: D-156, First Floor Sarita Vihar New Delhi 110076 India

Mission: Expand access to services and products of a high quality at affordable prices among disadvantaged communities worldwide with a focus on delivery of health services. We do this by providing the last mile connectivity, i.e. health service delivery at the doorsteps of the under-served.
Results: 1. 30,000+ TB patients treated in more than 3000 disadvantaged communities. 2. 5.86 million people educated about TB in India and Cambodia. 3. More than 10 MDR patients successfully treated. 4. 63 MDR-TB patients under treatment. 5. Supporting one XDR patient and one XXDR patient with medicines and protein supplements. 6. Distributed 570,000 painkillers, 780,000 antacid tablets, 315,000 antiemetic tablets, 240,000 iron tablets, 45,000 calcium tablets, 30,000 condoms, 12000 sachets of Oral Rehydration Salt, 3,500 packets of protein supplements, 5 tons of food and 4000 blankets. 7. 24 Female TB patients were provided vocational training to prevent them from being abandoned by families. 8. $150/year increased income through reinstated productivity from TB treatment (Govt. of India) equivalent to an annuity of $1,857. Thus, treated patients have benefited by a whopping $56 million. 9. $13,000 saved by economy for each person treated (Annual TB Report 2011: Govt. of India): Indian and Cambodian economies have saved $390 million. 10. 190 disadvantaged persons provided dignified sustainable full time work. 11. Income of 178 micro-entrepreneurs in disadvantaged localities, who work as partners of Operation ASHA enhanced substantially. 12. Social return on investment of 3217%. In other words, for every dollar invested, the society and the economy benefit by $32.17.
Target demographics: Disadvantaged TB patients
Geographic areas served: India and Cambodia
Programs: TB treatment and affordable high quality health services to disadvantaged people at their door steps.
2011 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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Rating: 5 stars  

In areas in which OpAsha works, the detection rate has increased substantially.

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I've personally experienced the results of this organization by visiting many of it's centers.

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Rating: 5 stars  

i have seen many ngo's in this field but never have i seen or experianced such expertise in this field.i am indeed impressed.with large amount of labour and fastly gowing centres in every city they are surerly going on the path of becoming the best in the buisness.

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i have seen many people being cured with the service of operation asha in front of me.

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go international and setup more centres outof india

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Rating: 5 stars  

Operation ASHA works very closely with Revised National TB Control Programme and uses drugs, hospitals and diagnostic facilities provided by it.

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I've personally experienced the results of this organization in its cured rates.

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Rating: 5 stars  

Operation Asha is taking TB treatment to the door steps of the down trodden, so that they can take their prescribed medicine conveniently. O convey my best wishes to them. . It is doing remarkable work towards detection and treatment of TB patients.

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OIperation Asha is running through a dense network

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am amazed at the kind of work operation Asha is doing for the down trodden

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i have personally seen one of the operation asha Dots therapy centers i am impsessed by the aftent ion with is giver to the pation and his famaly .

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defult rate which las come doun

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encrage more students to help in operation asha mission

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operation asha is treatment tuberwlosis potunts .if i taking treatment to the doorstep of the slum dwelles .

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during voluntary service .

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find donors

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