Awareness on HIV/AIDS
The organization conducts awareness activities on HIV/AIDS through community meetings, street plays, folk shows, distribution of condoms, etc. It provides referrals for STI and HIV testing & treatment, care and support.
Drug Control Programme
The organization runs drug control programme through which it sensitizes youth on the ill effects of substance abuse and also identifies victims of substance abuse and provides them support to abstain from drugs.
Old age home
Upkar runs an old age home where 55 persons including widows, infirm and destitute persons aged 60 years and above are kept under constant care, are provided proper geriatric care as well as moral, spiritual and emotional support for productive aging. Upkar aims to scale up the programme to cater to more elderly persons.
Total Sanitation Campaign
The organization facilitates installation of low cost toilets for MD/BPL/APL families under the Total Sanitation Campaign (TSC) programme.
Health & Family Welfare
To address the issue or rapid population growth, Upkar conducts sensitization camps on safe family planning, safe birth control measures, etc.
Free health fair
The organization conducts free health fair for the community where reputed specialist doctors conduct on the spot health check ups, provide medicines and referrals for free. Highlights of the mela/fair-
- Health related games and quiz
- Magic shows
- Stage shows
- Education on healthy lifestyle
- Book stalls
- Exhibition on health education