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ST. JOHN AMBULANCE ASSOCIATION

St. John Ambulance is a project of the Society aiming to train various sections of the society in first aid services. In fact the Ludhiana Branch of the Society did a wonderful job on this project as first aid training is being given to factory workers, college students and conductors etc. • Training to Factory […]

PANGOORA GHAR

Red Cross Society, Ludhiana started Pangoora Ghar on 25.03.2010 to save the lives of new born babies thrown out by their parents after birth. The Society has taken the initiate to protect such babies, receiving them in Pangoora Ghar, and further delivering them to Govt. recognized adoption centre “Swami Ganga GiriBhuri wale International Foundation Dham” […]

PNDT CELL

A PNDT Cell was set up by Red Cross Society to combat the menace of female foeticide. Form ‘F’ is issued by this cell to ultrasound centres in district Ludhiana. List of suspected cases based on the data from form ‘F’ is sent by Civil Surgeon office through weekly emails. SMS was sent on the […]

RED CROSS DRUG DE-ADDICTION CENTRE

Red Cross Society, Ludhiana has started a Red Cross Drug De-Addiction Centre on 7.1.14 located at Brown Road, Ludhiana. It is a 13 bedded centre, providing free of cost services to all the patients. This has been a unique initiative to help the society get rid of the drug problem and create happy families. Red […]

RED CROSS REGIONAL BLOOD BANK

This Blood Bank became operational in 1983, and was started with a view to feed the local hospitals in the entire district and the adjoining districts of Ropar, Hoshiarpur and Moga. This is equipped with modern machinery. The Red Cross charges Rs. 500/- per unit for blood with replacement and Rs. 800/- per unit for […]

RED CROSS DEAF AND DUMB SCHOOL

This school was started in the year 1972 to cater to the needs of deaf and dumb children, who have difficulty in adjusting in normal schools and are usually devoid of a chance to enjoy healthy childhood and become independent. Special staff has been engaged for giving them education in the proper manner. The Students […]

SENIOR CITIZEN HOME

The Senior Citizens Home was started in 1982 is a unique activity of our branch and probably the first of its kind established in the country. It aims at providing graceful life to these men or women who suffer from problems of old age and loneliness. This Home was started for such elderly people who […]

CHILDREN HOME

Red Cross Branch is running Bal Bhawan in Sarabha Nagar, Ludhiana since 1982-83. This institution accommodates healthy children of leprosy patients and poor children from all over the state of Punjab. They are provided free boarding, lodging, education facilities and medical care. This provides an opportunity for the children to gain basic primary education so […]