This programme aims to rescue and resettle runaway, missing, abducted, abandoned and trafficked children to a safe place, primarily focusing at railway stations.

Child Centred Community Development
Child Centred Community Development

Child Centered Community Development Programme aims at working with various parts of an ecosystem of a child to bring about holistic and overall community development.

What We Do


Behaviour Modification, Deaddiction & Educational Bridge Residential Camp for hard behavior/ addicted & dropout children

Our Intervention Area

Rescue Children at Risk
Rehabilitate Addicted Children
Send Back to School
Mainstream Orphan Youths
Child Centred Community Development

Pankh aims to mainstream the orphan and semi orphan youths within the society along with focusing best career in life.

Child Centred Disaster Responses
Child Centred Disaster Responses

Child Centered Disaster Response Programme aims to help the children through families who have been affected or displaced because of any disaster or natural calamities.

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Society for Children (SOCH) is a non-profit organization, established in 2012 and registered under Society Act XXI of 1860 with the Registration No-23515/51 at IGR Cuttack, Odisha.

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Saving Lives…..Building Future

“Dear Friends,  As we navigating this difficult time, so our children. We are trying our best to help and stand with the affected children and their families through our various programmes and initiatives. Your love, trust and support is very important for us. Please join our hand”

Manoj Kumar Swain
Founder Director of Society for Children (SOCH)

Achievements So Far


Mr. Manoj Kumar has been awarded “The Gratitude Network Fellowship” for 2020. He has been featured in Forbes Magazine for this achievement.


Felicitated with “Inspire award 2018-19”@ Parivartan & BWW, Bhubaneswar


Recognized by “Punya Utkal” organization for its social contribution.


Acknowledged as one of the top 50 “Change Agents” to feature in the inaugural edition of “Be The Change” 2017, Bhubaneswar.


Acknowledged as one of the winners @ India CSR Summit 2016 in the CSR Implementing Agency category.


Acknowledged as the “Best Children NGO” @ “Giving Back 2015 Awards” for its commitment and dedication towards the cause.

Our Impact

  • 5433 children were rescued and resettled from Railway Platform Intervention.
  • 115 Children were enrolled in the residential camp.
  • 673 youth benefited through counseling and linkage to the vocational training centers.
  • 380 children were directly impacted through community intervention.
  • 40 Adolescent Girls directly impacted our intervention.
  • 320 women were impacted through SHGs
  • 65 Elderly people and 35 PWD people were get benefited
  • Total Number of children Rescued-5433
  • No. of children Reunited with their families- 3946
  • Total Referral received – 521
  • No. of Behavioural Camp Conducted:-06
  • No. of children enrolled  in Camp-115
  • No. of Children Reunited with Families-101
  • Provided Institutional Care-14
  • No. of youth data collected 3258
  • Counseling provided :653
  • Enrolled in the vocational training : 256
  • Youth Placed in jobs: 15
  • Total no. of Children from the Community impacted: 380 children
  • Adolescent Girls : 40
  • No. of women impacted through SHGs: 320 Women
  • Elderly 65
  • PWD : 35
  • No. of Youths impacted: 20 Youths
  • No. of Families impacted: 400 Families
  • Distributed Relief: More than 2000 families (During FANI Cyclone)
  • Distributed Dry Ration Kits: 1533 Families (During COVID-19)
  • No. of Rural & Urban Communities : 40
  • Locations: Bhubaneswar,Pipili and Paradeep

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