Parmarth Samaj Sevi Sansthan
Districts : Jalaun, Jhansi, Hamirpur, Lalitpur, Tikamgarh, Chhatarpur
State : Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh
Parmarth was set up in 1996, with the aim to build a society where everyone has access to basic amenities such as education, healthcare, water, sanitation and livelihood opportunities. It works to bring qualitative improvement and changes in lives of the vulnerable and deprived sections of the society. Parmarth presently works in 422 villages of 7 districts of Bundelkhand region. They have done some path breaking work on community water management involving women in water panchayats and drawing up water user master plans for villages. “Jal Sahelis”, the women’s group, work together to conserve water resources in their respective villages.