• 033 24600765 & 033 24605508
  • 2A, Ballygunge Place East, Kolkata- 700 019

Integrated Child Development Scheme (pre-school children)


  • To improve the nutritional and health status of children in the age group 0-6 years;
  • To lay the foundation for proper psychological, physical and social development of the child;
  • To reduce the incidence of mortality, morbidity, malnutrition and school dropout;
  • To achieve effective coordination of policy and implementation amongst the various departments to promote child development; and
  • To enhance the capability of the mother to look after the normal health and nutritional needs of the child through proper nutrition and health education.


WIF is running 30 ICDS centres at Chetla , Garia , Sonagachi , Tollygunge , Kalighat , Khidirpur red light areas. There are centres at Ballygunge also reaching services to a few flying women in prostitution to provide development options to the children of women in prostitution in the red light area through the provision of integrated services adopting a life cycle approach.

975 children in the age group of 0-6 years, 112 pregnant and lactating mother


The main services provided are :

  • Supplementary nutrition
  • Immunization
  • Health check-up
  • Referral services
  • Pre-school non-formal education and
  • Nutrition and health education

ICDS centre at Sonagachhi

Working Towards Women Empowerment and Child Rights

We believe in developing and working with networks at community, national and international levels with a rights based approach.