Youth Center

Dance Event at our Youth Center

Attracting boys from the community – a dance session with an instructor at Aangan’s Youth Center in Dongri, Mumbai

Cricket Event

Training the Chauraha Peer Leaders to run the Aangan Youth Centers in five different high-risk areas of Mumbai.

Ranjit’s story

At the age of 10 Ranjit’s parents had forced him to drop out of school to earn money selling balloons at traffic junctions with peers. Soon they felt into stealing or shoplifting. One day he was arrested. Police referred him to Aangan's Youth Center, where he participated in all its activities and took a lot of initiative. Within months he was selected for a scholarship to hold cricket tournaments for young boys like himself combining sports and sessions on life skills. Today he makes a living from working in an auto repair workshop and sets an example for other youths. read more»

Mohin’s story

This troubled boy’s anger towards his violent, abusive father led to a vicious cycle of drug abuse and crime.  Read about Mohin’s journey from darkness to light as he helps the one person he wanted revenge against – his father. read more»