SCAN-INDIA provides a 24 hour free emergency outreach service for children and women who are in need of care and protection.

SCAN-INDIA is a project of El-Shaddai Charitable Trust which was started in the year 2009. SCAN-INDIA is a government recognised NGO which provides advocacy, campaigning, case intervention and counselling on child rights and juvenile justice. SCAN-INDIA monitors cases by networking with the Goa Police and Directorate of Women and Child Development. SCAN-INDIA also gives legal advice and assistance to the police and ensures effective handling of cases.

SCAN-INDIA is dedicated to helping the abused children and women. The Government has accorded us with a certificate of FIT organisations.

Outreach at Bridge of Hope School, Chimbel

Spending time with children is the most amazing thing. SCAN-India Members, Harshal Mandrekar and Gabel Mascarenhas were invited as chief guests at Bridge of Hope School, Chimbel-Goa on the occasion of Founder’s Day and also Women’s Day. The occasion was really wonderful as the children of the school showed their talent and all the people […]

Awareness Programme on Domestic Violence and Child Abuse held at Socorro on 9th February 2018

SCAN-India along with the Legal Aid Society of V.M. Salgaocar College of Law, Miramar conducted an awareness programme for the community members of Socorro Village on the topic Domestic Violence and Child Abuse. The resource person was Gabel Mascarenhas, Child Protection Coordinator at SCAN-India who shared his views on the topic. Around 70 people attended […]