Vihar Samaj Kalyan Sansthan (VISKASAN), a voluntary, non-profit making, non-political, non-religious organization, is established in 1983. The organization is registered under Societies Registration Act. 1860 in the year 1989. It is founded by dedicated social workers, intellectuals, educationist, medical consultants with a sole objective of geriatric care services at state Jharkhand. VISKASAN is working for sustained socio- economic status and dignity of elderly in the society with particular emphasis on the aged who are the poor, neglected and distressed. For that the organization is rehabilitating the most needy old aged people at organisation’s Adarsh Home (OldAge Home) and creating awareness among the mass to love and respect the elderly.
Establishment of a humanitarian society where the elderly will lead a dignified human life .
Our mission is dedicated Geriatric Care Services to provide values and dignity of elderly through community mobilization.
An Institution of complete solution of aged problems.
The construction of Adarsh Home is started in 1998 and completed in 2000 and then the elderly started residing since 2001.
The Adarsh Home is located at Village- Kulgu, Via – Piska Nagri, Block - Nagri, District – Ranchi in the state Jharkhand, India.
Residents of the Old Age Home are aged (male & female)above 60 yrs., who are destitute, resource less, the widows/widower and the most neglected in the society. There is no caste and religious barrier. All of them are living harmoniously in a familiar atmosphere without any congenial feelings. The organization provides them free services viz. shelter, nutritious foods, medical and heath care facilities, recreation and working opportunities to utilize their lifetime experience for the generation.
The Home has the capacity of 50 residents but we are unable to rehabilitate all 50 residents. The inmates are still awaited because the organization is in financial crises since its inception. The organization is not receiving any financial support from state Govt. or Central Govt. of India to run the Home. It is being run by generous donation by helping hands. Presently the Home is lacking the following necessary things :