Calcutta Kids is committed to empowering the poorest children and expecting mothers in the underserved slums in and around Kolkata, India by increasing their access to health and nutrition services, and encouraging positive health-changing behaviors. Calcutta Kids' primary objective is to advance the promotion and delivery of good healthcare, medical advocacy, and health education.
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Programs

The Maternal and Young Child Health Initiative works to increase access to healthcare for pregnant women, and provide a strong start to children in their first 1000 days of life. Read more »

Clinical Activities

Through a community health center, weekly immunizations, and a diarrhea treatment center, Calcutta Kids' clinical staff takes a public health approach to address illness. Read more »

Community-Based Activities

With community health workers, home visits, growth monitoring and promotion, and our new community center, the community is heavily involved in Calcutta Kids' programs. Read more »

Rehydration Unit

In the video, the Haitian child was listless: his eyes were sunken and his shriveled … Read more »

CK's Child Development Corner

The child development corner project, which was initiated last year, is almost complete. The corner … Read more »