Don Bosco Centre for Social Action


This is a free emergency telephone-service network set up in India for reaching help and support to children in distress. The whole service network revolves around a dedicated telephone helpline number, 1098, which could be accessed 24 hours a day by any child in distress or any person on behalf of a child in difficulty. Every call on 1098 is responded to without delay, the required services are made available to the child in need as in an emergency situation. It aims at responding to the emergency needs of every child in need of care and protection.

  • Stop child related issues, such as child labour, child marriage, missing child, Street workers, rag pickers, physically and mentally challenged children, school dropouts, addicted children and abandoned children.
  • To protect and empower the basic fundamental rights of the children. Outreach Activities
  • Bus Stand
  • Railway Station
  • Slums/ Village Areas Visit
  • Home to Home visit
  • Shopkeepers visit
  • Police Station visits
  • Street Children’s visit
  • Tribal Children’s Visit
  • Youths Group Visit.
  • Govt Department Visit.
  • Child Care Institutions Visit.
  • Market Places Visit
  • School, College, Angnawadi Centers Visit
  • Publics Places Visit Like a Parks, Tourist places, Cinema halls visits.
  • Religious places Visit
  • Shelter Children’s/ Homes Visit.
  • Phone Testing

    Awareness Activities
  • School Awareness
  • Colleges Awareness
  • Youth Group Awareness
  • SHG Group Awareness
  • Children’s Group Awareness
  • Volunteers Awareness
  • Govt School Teachers Awareness
  • Anganawadi Teachers Awareness
  • Asha Workers Awareness
  • Open House Programme
  • Stall Programme
  • Child Help Line Day Programme
  • Child labour Programme
  • Capacity building Training Programme
  • CAB ( Childline Advisory Board) Programme
  • Auto Drivers Awareness
  • MakkalGramaSabhe Awareness
  • Children’s Club Awareness
  • Govt Department Training Programmes Awareness
  • CSD (Childline se Dosti) Week Programme