The NSS unit of GCC undertook a venture of service by visiting Tan old age home cum orphanage by the name “Home of Hope”. This centre was started by Mr. TRaja (nicknamed ‘Auto Raja”) 15 years back. The rehabilitation centre functions under the New Ark Mission and is solely dedicated to rescuing and rebuilding the lives of destitute and dying people of the busy streets of the metropolitan city of Bengaluru.
The residents of the centre are mostly mentally challenged people who are left homeless on the streets of Bengaluru.The Home of Hope family consists of 170 men, 170 women, and44 children accompanied by 27 staff members. The children are offered proper education and healthy accommodation. “We say it’s God’s grace to have found such a nest”, says Mr. James, Manager of the Centre. (more…)