Vicharta Samuday Samarthan Manch is a non-profit organisation working to empower the nomadic and de-notified communities while striving to create an inclusive society as well as government policies for these extremely marginalised sections of our society.
VSSM as a collective was initiated in the year 2006 and was formally registered as an organization in the year 2010, with the mission to give social identity, citizen’s rights, education, health facilities, housing and livelihood options to the various communities of Nomadic and De-Notified Tribes (NT-DNTs)
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with VSSM hostels
with VSSM hostels
The Nomadic and
De-notified tribes attain identity and live a dignified life.
VSSM strives to create an empathetic social and political environment that is willing to enable inclusive growth of the Nomadic and de-notified communities.
VSSM has visualized a one-of-a-kind cultural and educational enclave for nomadic and de- notified communities. A place they can call their own, a place for their children to acquire skill-based learning and basic education.
Livelihood June 8, 2023
Mittal Patel with Kokilaben Magnanimity is an outcome of compassion, not riches! Recently, I had the opportunity to meet Kokilaben from Pilucha village, …
Education May 29, 2021
Mittal Patel visits Ganga and her family during herSurendranagar visit Ganga lives in Surendranagar’s Doodhrej. The school is a little away from her …
Housing October 21, 2023
The nomadic families of Raigadh village performed a pooja before they initiated construction over them…
VSSM coordinator during bhoomi pujan The plots have been allotted after much effort to the Bharthari families staying in Raigadh Village of Banaskantha …
Water Management March 16, 2023
Mittal Patel with the Sarpanch,villagers at Changda tree plantation site “We always wanted to plant trees, but the fear of their survival deterred …