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Organization Contact Information

Name: Community Development Centre
Street 1: Opposite Maharishi Vidya Mandir, Near Lodhi Hostel
Street 2: Bhatera
City: Balaghat
Province: Madhya Pradesh
Post Code: 481001
Country: India
Phone: +919425822228
Organization Email:
Web Site:
Other Online Presence:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Ameen
Last Name: Charles
Title: Executive Director
Phone: +919425822228

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Mahesh
Last Name: Dahate
Title: Coordinator
Phone: cdcindia

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
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Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Organization Description:
Community Development Centre [CDC] is an non profit making organization since last 13 years in central India. CDC is working on three core issues i.e. Health, Livelihood and Conservation. In health sector we believe health is right of all human being. Our approach in the health is to strengthen the available health services and to aware the community to access the health facilities. Organization works on HIV/AIDS, TB, Women and Child health and nutrition.
CDC is working on TB since last two years after our experience in the field. The TB patient is unable to reach health centres for testing and treatment due to lack of knowledge and awareness. Some myths are available within the community. Service providers also unable to reach TB patient. We know the TB is one of the communicable disease which affect development of the family. We wish to implement effectively our national TB programme in our working area. When the treatment is available why people are dying in every 9 minutes. Organization want to stop TB in the area.
Organization Vision and Mission
Vision: "CDC visualizes a society in which peace, justice and equality prevail and wherein all citizens irrespective of caste, creed, language and religion live in peace and communal harmony. CDC also envisages a society where the poor, the marginalized and the under privileged have equal opportunity for their involvement in the development process which is value based and sustainable and also have an appropriate environment to develop their fullest potential."
Mission: "CDC actively supports and works towards a just and sustainable society by creating conditions for meaningful and disciplined involvement of all people and their organizations, in the development process which is based on macro approach and involves networking of the organizations at various appropriate levels.”
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Specializations / Areas of Work

Delivery of health services and care
Research and Development

Other Organization Information

Total number of staff in your organization: 11 - 25
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Internet search
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in Stop TB Working Groups
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
CDC is partner organization of CHAI and working as Mother NGO in three blocks of Balaghat district. We conduct community meetings every month and supporting programme for sputum collection, test and treatment. The AXAYA India TB programme is implemented in a part of district by the organization which supports our National TB Programme.

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: India
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)


Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

To support for HIV and TB testing, diagnosis. Support to access drugs for treatment of TB

New TB Drugs:
To aware service providers and TB patient on new TB drugs.

Fundamental Research:
Organization will participate in research's conducted by different stakeholders, organization and country programme to strengthen national TB control programme.


Declaration of interests:
Ameen Charles
Executive Director
Community Development Centre
Opposite Maharishi Vidya Mandir
Near Lodhi Hostel, Bhatera, Balaghat
M.P. 481 001 India

Application date: February 12, 2013
Last updated: February 12, 2013