About Friends of JSS in UK
Jan Swasthya Sahyog (JSS) is a voluntary, non-profit, registered society of health professionals running a low-cost, effective, health program providing both preventive and curative services for the past 15 years to people from the tribal and rural areas of Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh through a community health program and a rural health centre, which includes a hospital.
The team at Jan Swasthya Sahyog includes specialists in Medicine, Paediatrics, Public health, Gynaecology, Surgery, ENT, Ayurvedic Medicine and Microbiology. Many members of the team were trained at the All-India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
FOJSS seek to build a network of friends and supporters of JSS in UK.
To bring awareness to the Indian community in UK about the lack of basic health care, its reasons and its consequences among the rural and tribal populations in India.
Our governing document Updated Sep 2015
To improve the health of people in rural India which is in a precarious situation by providing support to JSS for low-cost, effective, community based health care system which is readily accessible to the rural poor. Identify and support voluntary non-profit organizations - that are providing medical care in remote rural areas in India and support them by:
FOJSS UK Friends Directory
Thanks to Tom Pietrasik for photographs of JSS