Bihar Voluntary Health Association

Bihar Voluntary Health Association

Unique Id of VO/NGO BR/2010/0025986

Registration Details

Registered With Registrar of Societies
Type of NGO Registered Societies (Non-Government)
Registration No 53
Copy of Registration Certificate Available
Copy of Pan Card Available
Act name
City of Registration Patna
State of Registration BIHAR
Date of Registration 27-02-1970

Members

Name Designation Pan Card Aadhaar Card
Mridul Kumar Sahani President Available Available
Jackulin Antony Mary Jesu Secretary Available Available
Jancy Jacob Treasurer Available Available
Abhishek Bhartiya Vice President Available Available
Ramashankar Sharma Joint Secretary Available Available
Rakesh Kumar Sinha Member Available Available

Sector/ Key Issues

Key Issues Disaster Management,Health & Family Welfare,HIV/AIDS,Human Rights,Rural Development & Poverty Alleviation,Women's Development & Empowerment,
Operational Area-States BIHAR, testingswss, BIHAR, , BIHAR,
Operational Area-District BIHAR->Araria, testingswss->, BIHAR->Banka, Begusarai, Bhagalpur, Bhojpur, Buxar, Darbhanga, Gaya, Gopalganj, Jamui, Jehanabad , Kaimur (Bhabua), Katihar, Khagaria, Kishanganj, Lakhisarai, Madhepura, Madhubani, Munger, Muzaffarpur, Nalanda, Nawada, ->Pashchim Champaran, BIHAR->Patna, Purba Champaran, Purnia, Rohtas, Saharsa, Samastipur, Saran, Sheikhpura, Sheohar, Sitamarhi, Siwan, Supaul, Vaishali,

FCRA details

FCRA Available FCRA Registration no.
Available Available

Details of Achievements

Bihar Voluntary Health Association has been engaged in Community Health Promotion in Bihar through Voluntary Action since 1969. It is the oldest secular health network of India and is the largest NGO network in Bihar. It is federated with voluntary health association of India.
During last 41 years of its establishment, it has carried out many health and development activities in each and every corner of Bihar with the help of its network member originations. It has been working with support of MOH&FW, GOI and Govt. of Bihar, national and international donor agencies, its network member organizations, VHAI and individual following major activities were carried out by BVHA till date as mentioned below:
1. Community health intervention through networking advocacy and support to voluntary organizations in the state of Bihar.
2. Reproductive and Child Health Awareness Project as MNGO.
3. Capacity Building Project of VOs on Community Health Management.
4. Diarrhea management in the slums of Patna district.
5. Support to gender issues programme
6. ISM&H (IEC) programme of MOH&FW, GOI.
7. Community radio programme on health and gender issues.
8. Tobacco awareness programme
9. Pluse polio search campaign
10. Adolescent Reproductive Health Training of girls and boys of 15-19 years.
11. Advocacy project to reduce IMR & MMR
12. Disaster Management programme
13. Arsenic Mitigation project
14. Promotion of rational use of drugs
15. Malaria control project
16. Kala-azar elimination project through behavior change communication
17. Challenge fund partnership project on HIV/AIDS awareness.
18. Advocacy intervention for improving quality care services at PHC level.
19. Capacity building of Zila Parishad, Panchaat Samiti and Gram Panchayat Members for effective implementation of HIV/AIDS intervention programme.
20. Integration health & nutrition programme
21. Community Awareness Building on Girl Child Survival and Conscientiousness Building on PC & PNDT through NGO intervention.
22. IMNCI training project for AWW, ANMs on integrated management of neonatal & childhood illnesses.
23. Communication initiatives to strengthen activities at community level.
24. Psycho-social Counseling Programme for Adolescent Girls and Women in four worst flood affected districts of Bihar.
25. Emergency child protection programme.
26. Medial relief camp during flood in Bihar.

Major achievements:
BVHA has developed capacities of more than 10000 stake holders in Bihar to handle community health programmes in Bihar. BVHA has helped Govt. of Bihar to carryout Massive Malaria Eradication programme in 6 districts of undivided Bihar.(presently in Jharkhand state) and as a result , death due to malaria came down to very minimum. BVHA also advocated continuously for proper implementation of activities by Govt. of Bihar under Tobacco Control programme and as result govt. of Bihar has formed State Tobacco Cell & initiated Tobacco Control activities in the State of Bihar. BVHA has saved thousands of thousands of lives at the time of disaster by providing timely medical services to the victims. With the continuous liaisoning & advocacy BVHA and its member organizations have become members of various govt. formed societies/boards where it takes active part in planning, strategy formulation and implementation part.

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Source of Funds

Department Name Source Finacial Year Amount Sanctioned Purpose
Stichting Simavi Overseas 2014-2015 8361000 Rs BVHA has been implementing this project focusing on menstrual hygiene Management of women in 60 Panahayats in 7 blocks of Munger District of Bihar. On average a woman menstruates ten years of her live. For most women these days are uncomfortable; they experience pain, discomfort and lack energy. In India, girls and women experience extra constraints when they have their period. They are stigmatised and are expected to withdraw from public live, which has significant impact on their personal .
Stichting Simavi Overseas 2014-2015 6856450 Rs BVHA has been implementing the project named “Community Empowerment on Gender Equity to access Reproductive Rights” in 2 Districts of Bihar since 2012. Project is being implemented by 2 partner organizations – Fakirana Sister’s Society, West Champaran and Duncan Hospital, Raxaul (East Champaran) in 23 panchayats of 2 blocks. The aim of the project is to strengthen SRHR education and SRH health services in the area by creating enabling environmentThe activities conducted for creating.
Stichting Simavi Overseas 2014-2015 2960800 Rs The project Unit against Child Marriages a short term project of nine months which emphasis on prevention of early marriage in Fifty eight panchayats of three blocks in East and West Champaran.
Rutgers WPF Netherlands Overseas 2014-2015 2264000 Rs The Unite for Body Rights or UFBR programme has been designed by the SRHR Alliance with the aim of working towards a societyfree of proverty in which all women and men, girls and boys and marginalized groups have sexul and reproductive rights irrespective of their ethnic, cultura land religios backgrouund, age, gender and sexual orientaiton. in India,
Oxfam India Overseas 2014-2015 2717690 Rs Formation of VHSC at village level in all 32 intervention villages of, Supaul & Kishanganj.Training of all VHSC members on their roles & responsibilities, safe motherhood ANC PNC hygiene, nutrition provisions of ICDS & PDS focusing on the most marginalized, process of CBM and the role of VHSC in the process of CBM.
Engagement with SHGs Adolescent groups and PRI members about their role in improving the health services,
KKS BMZ supported Overseas 2014-2015 8477387 Rs Project Objective: Improve of the livelihood and access to qualitative health and social benefits for 1000 poor families in Man Block of Patna District Project area: District Patna, Block Maner, 12 Villages and 1000 families of Dalit
Joint Capacity Building SRHR Alliance India Overseas 2014-2015 3890000 Rs Joint Capacity Building and SRHR Alliance in Bihar Odisa Jharkhand and Nd Delhi.
Misereor Overseas 2014-2015 698100 Rs Awareness creation of the communities against Arsenic contaminated drinking water” in 10 Panchayats of Bidupur Block of VaishaliDsircit of Bihar• To improve health seeking behavior of the 12000 households (approx.) for use of safe potable water (free of Arsenic) To strengthen PRI members, CBOs and other stakeholders to take initiatives for safe potable water and able to put issue in the agenda in Gram Sabha To activation of Concerned Departments and Appropriate Authorities through evidenc
Rutgers WPF Netherlands Overseas 2014-2015 1727000 Rs The Sexual and reproductive Health and Rights Alliance comprises of the Dutch NGOs working in collaboration with partner organisations in nine countries in Africa and Asia since 2011 till 2015 members of the Alliance comprise of Rutgers WPF
Oxfam India Overseas 2015-2016 750000 Rs Formation of VHSC at village level in all 32 intervention villages of, Supaul
Rutgers WPF Netherlands Overseas 2015-2016 2188200 Rs The Unite for Body Rights program supported by Dutch SRHR Alliance is working through its local partner in Bihar Jharkhand and Odisa for a period of five years 2011 15 BVHA is the secretariate for the SRHR Alliance India under UFBR Programme supported by the Dutch Alliance for Sexual and repoductive Health Right found by MFS II
Rutgers WPF Netherlands Overseas 2015-2016 0 Rs The Sexual and reproductive Health and Rights Alliance comprises of the Dutch NGOs working in collaboration with partner organisations in nine countries in Africa and Asia since 2011 till 2015 members of the Alliance comprise of Rutgers WPF
Stichting Simavi Overseas 2015-2016 0 Rs The project Unit against Child Marriages a short term project of nine months which emphasis on prevention of early marriage in Fifty eight panchayats of three blocks in East and West Champaran.
Stichting Simavi Overseas 2015-2016 1016847 Rs The project implementation will be done in consultation with the assigned Simavi Programme officer SRHR. The project will be executed in full accordnace with the approved budget
Stichting Simavi Overseas 2015-2016 10330400 Rs BVHA has been implementing this project focusing on menstrual hygiene Management of women in 60 Panahayats in 7 blocks of Munger District of Bihar. On average a woman menstruates ten years of her live. For most women these days are uncomfortable; they experience pain, discomfort and lack energy. In India, girls and women experience extra constraints when they have their period. They are stigmatised and are expected to withdraw from public live, which has significant impact on their personal .
Stichting Simavi Overseas 2015-2016 3805348 Rs Community Empowerment on Gender Equity to Access Reproductive Health Rights in 2 districts of Bihar. Raxaul (East Champaran) in 23 panchayats of 2 blocks. The aim of the project is to strengthen SRHR education and SRH health services in the area by creating enabling environmentThe activities conducted for creating.
Karl Kubel Stiftung Germany Prog Overseas 2015-2016 7010947 Rs Project Objective: Improve of the livelihood and access to qualitative health and social benefits for 1000 poor families in Man Block of Patna District Project area: District Patna, Block Maner, 12 Villages and 1000 families of Dalit
Misereor Overseas 2015-2016 660000 Rs Awareness creation of the communities against Arsenic contaminated drinking water” in 10 Panchayats of Bidupur Block of VaishaliDsircit of Bihar• To improve health seeking behavior of the 12000 households (approx.) for use of safe potable water (free of Arsenic) To strengthen PRI members, CBOs and other stakeholders to take initiatives for safe potable water and able to put issue in the agenda in Gram Sabha
YOUTH FOR UNITY AND VOLUNTARY ACTION Overseas 2015-2016 185000 Rs Action 2015 mobilizations in the state of Bihar, Inida arund the United Nations General Assemble
Centre for Social Equity and Inclusion Overseas 2016-2017 120000 Rs CSEI a non governmental charitable organization registered under the Delhi Public Trustsact of 1950. To build awarness among the civil society organisations on the sustainable development goals . To take stock and incorporate the voice as pirations of marginzlied communities in the SDGs process.
Misereor Overseas 2016-2017 0 Rs Awareness creation of the communities against Arsenic contaminated drinking water” in 10 Panchayats of Bidupur Block of VaishaliDsircit of Bihar• To improve health seeking behavior of the 12000 households (approx.) for use of safe potable water (free of Arsenic) To strengthen PRI members, CBOs and other stakeholders to take initiatives for safe potable water and able to put issue in the agenda in Gram Sabha
Stichting Simavi Overseas 2016-2017 789200 Rs More than Bride – Child Marriage is a project implemented to prevent child marriage in 34 villages of Majhaulia and Raxaul Block of West Champaran and East Champaran respectively with support of SIMAVI – The Netherlands.
Major Interventions:More than Bride Project was started in the month of January 2016 and initially 6 months time has been kept as Inception period. During the phase the base of the project was strengthened by modifying the project activities as per the goal in ord
Ipas Development Foundation Overseas 2016-2017 1422620 Rs The project was implemented with support of Ipas Foundation in 4 Regions (Patna, Purnea, Magadh
Stichting Simavi Overseas 2016-2017 7525540 Rs The project “Making Periods Normal” is a project of Menstrual health and hygiene project of women which is supported by SIMAVI, The Netherlands. The project is being implemented in 13 Blocks and 108 Panchayats of Munger and Bhagalpur districts of BiharThe project aims at improving the Menstruation health and hygiene management of women, so that they are able to stay part of normal private and public life during their menstruation. In addition to married women.
Sightsavers Overseas 2016-2017 1612000 Rs The project has been implemented in Seven Blocks of Patna district namely as Patna Sadar, Nauwatpur, Punpun, Maner, Danapur, Fatuha and Phulwarisarif with the support of Sightsavers. The focus of the project is to do eye screening of the school children in 1450 Govt. schools and coordinate with other agencies to provide free spectacles for those who have refractive errors as well create awareness of teachers and school children about the care.
Stichting Simavi Overseas 2016-2017 5109760 Rs During the Implementation Phase BVHA has established office at the project area Raxaul where it is implementing the project directly. The staff were recruited for both the blocks Raxaul
Mannion Daniels LTD Overseas 2016-2017 1740333 Rs During the Implementation Phase BVHA has established office at the project area Raxaul where it is implementing the project directly. The staff were recruited for both the blocks Raxaul
Mannion Daniels LTD Overseas 2016-2017 1704333 Rs AmplifyChange is a fund that aims to empower young people, men and women to realise their sexual and reproductive rights. BVHA submitted a Full Application on behalf of SRHR Alliance India Integrated Response to reduce prevalence of Child Marriages in India. Mannion Daniels as Fund Manager committed to supporting the project within the framework of the full Application.
Stichting Simavi Overseas 2017-2018 10361420 Rs During the Implementation Phase BVHA has established office at the project area Raxaul where it is implementing the project directly. The staff were recruited for both the blocks Raxaul
SightSaver Overseas 2017-2018 1653000 Rs The project has been implemented in Seven Blocks of Patna district namely as Patna Sadar, Nauwatpur, Punpun, Maner, Danapur, Fatuha and Phulwarisarif with the support of Sightsavers. The focus of the project is to do eye screening of the school children in 1450 Govt. schools and coordinate with other agencies to provide free spectacles for those who have refractive errors as well create awareness of teachers and school children about the care.
Stichting Simavi Overseas 2017-2018 0 Rs BVHA has been implementing this project focusing on menstrual hygiene Management of women in 60 Panahayats in 7 blocks of Munger District of Bihar. On average a woman menstruates ten years of her live. For most women these days are uncomfortable; they experience pain, discomfort and lack energy. In India, girls and women experience extra constraints when they have their period. They are stigmatised and are expected to withdraw from public live, which has significant impact on their personal .
Karl Kubel Stiftung Overseas 2017-2018 2786900 Rs Medical relief in six most flood affected villages of Raxaul block of East Champaran District
Karl Kubel Stiftung Overseas 2017-2018 0 Rs Improve of the livelihood and access to qualitative health and social benefits for 1000 poor families in Man Block of Patna District Project area: District Patna, Block Maner, 12 Villages and 1000 families of Dalit
MANNION DANIELS LTD Overseas 2017-2018 19535419 Rs AmplifyChange is a fund that aims to empower young people, men and women to realise their sexual and
reproductive rights. AmplifyChange is pooled fund supported by Danida at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Denmark,
the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, the William and Flora
Hewlett Foundation, the Department for International Development, The Norwegian Agency of Development
Cooperation and the Viiv Foundation.
Ipas Development Foundation Overseas 2017-2018 0 Rs The project was implemented with support of Ipas Foundation in 4 Regions (Patna, Purnea, Magadh

Contact Details

Address Bihar Voluntary Health Association
West of Ganga Apartment
Opp. L.C.T.Ghat, Mainpura
Patna-800001.
City Patna
State BIHAR
Telephone Not Available
Mobile No 9835642058
Website Url http://www.biharvha.org