Development and Housing Department, GOJ
The National Urban Housing & Habitat Policy (NUHHP), 2007 aims at promoting sustainable development of habitat in the country with a view to ensuring equitable supply of land, shelter and services at affordable prices to all sections of the society. However, the most vulnerable of these are the urban homeless. The Urban homeless persons contribute to the economy of the cities and thus the nation as cheap labor in the informal sector; yet they live with no shelter or social security protection. The urban homeless survive with many challenges like no access to elementary public services such as health, education, food, water and sanitation. Citizens Foundation has set up the Shelter Home in Ranchi and Jamshedpur districts of Jharkhand to rehabilitate unidentified homeless people. We Manage shelters for both male and female at Jamshedpur and Ranchi respectively.