SEWA Childcare through Cooperatives & Local Organisations
In Ahmedabad, Sangini Child Care Workers' Cooperative is running centres for infants and young children. It has linked with the ICDS and social Welfare Board.
In Kheda district, Shaishav Child Care Workers' Cooperatives is running centres for 0 to 6 year old children of tobacco workers and agricultural labourers.
In Surendranagar district, the Balvikas mandal and local organisation runs Child Care centres for children of salt workers. It is running Balvadis (day care cantre) in villages bordering the desert, the little Rann of Kutch and in the desert itself alongside the saltpans.
In Banaskantha district, the Banaskantha DWCRA Mahila Sewa Association (BDMSA), is running centres for rural workers' involved in agriculture, dairying, land-based activities like nurseries, gum-collectors and embroidery.