Jan Chetna Sansthan: Introduction
Jan Chetna Sansthan (JCS) is an organization working for generating awareness
among the people, leading to their empowerment. It was formed, in 1989,
by a group of social activists and development professionals.
The constituency of JCS is the tribals and women who constitute the most
marginalized, disadvantaged and exploited section of the society in the
We work primarily with the tribals of this area on issues like Jangal Jameen
Jan Andolan, Single Women, Health and Nutrition, non-formal education,
tribal self-rule, women empowerment and water conservation.
JCS has some credits to it like formation of above 400 Self Help Groups,
strong CBO (Bhakhar Bhitrot Adivasi Vikas Manch), Adivasi Bachat avam Saakh
Sahkari Samiti Ltd and Adivasi Tendupatta Sangrahan Sahkari Samiti. Organization
also provides trainings for development and capacity building of tribals