Empowerment for Rehabilitation Academic & Health (EFRAH) is a Non-Governmental Organization registered in 1999 with a mission “to work for the holistic development of people living in dehumanized and deprived situation in the society without any discrimination, caste, creed and religion”. EFRAH believes in the basic capacities of people to develop as useful citizens capable of managing their affairs and contributing towards the development of community with active participation of people with exhaustive Education, Vocational Training, Self Help Group formation, Micro Finance, RCH programme, HIV/Aids and Adolescents development programme. is ongoing in Sriniwaspuri, Okhla Vegetable Market & railway station, Madanpur Khadar Resettlement Colony and Jaitpur, Dakshin Puri, 84 MCD schools of central and west zone in Delhi and in Auraiya and Etawah Districts of Uttar Pradesh.
EFRAH started in 1997 and came in legal existence on 17th March 1999 through getting Registration under registration of society’s 21 act of 1860 and its Registration No. S-34553 in Delhi (India). Registered under Foreign contribution registration act 6(1) (a), registration No. 231660324 and registered the Income tax act of 80G and under the 12.
EFRAH believes that Rights are inalienable. EFRAH has been advocating for establishing rights based and is working for having staff and women’s entitlement to the resources to make economically self-reliant. As we believe that practice is better than precept, some specific policies has been laid down for our organization to be followed at both levels both in our office and field activities, at the Head office and regional project offices. Though we have been practicing and following the policy informally, we feel that a proper and specific articulation of Gender, HR, Child protection and Procurement policies would further strengthen our position with regard to equity.