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Nominated contact surname
Narikeldaha, Asnan
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Brief description of organisation

The Bengal based Non-profit-organization – PRAYAS, meaning ‘effort’ was incepted as a registered society by the West Bengal Society Registration Act, 1961 to provide palliative care for advanced stage cancer patients who are beyond cure.

PRAYAS helps patients live without pain, and in dignity and peace till their journey’s end.

We have been offering home palliative care since 2008, tending to over 10,000 patients and touching the lives of their families by providing a supportive environment.

Type of service offered
Advocacy, Campaigning/lobbying, Clinical/medical services, Community palliative care services, Counselling/bereavement, Education, Family support, Grant making, Help/Information/advice, Public awareness, Research, Respite or hospice services, Therapy (eg speech and language therapy, Training