• Annual Alumni Workshop
    The Alumni workshop is a space and opportunity for sharing the experiences of the fellows and
    to learn through collective reflection

  • Community Action for Health (CAH) in Tamilnadu
    Fellow in Action

  • Community Health Learning Fellows
    A learning session in progress

  • Community Based Sanitation Training in Karnataka by a Team Member and a Fellow

  • SOCHARA family
    Team, Fellows, Field Mentors and Society Members 10th December 2014

  • Community Interaction by a Group of Fellows during Field visit

  • National Workshop on Social Justice in Health, September 2013

Society for Community Health Awareness Research and Action (SOCHARA)

Society for Community Health Awareness Research and Action [SOCHARA] is an independent community health resource center registered under Karnataka Societies Registration Act 17A (1960). SOCHARA through its clusters based in Bengaluru, Bhopal and Chennai promote a people-centered paradigm for health and development, envisioned through a community health movement, community health approach to public health problems and engagement in communitizing health policy. SOCHARA continues to participate and strengthen health movements in India and around the world, engaging with various bodies for equitable health and development, towards the goal of ‘Health for All’.  Read more


  • Jul
    National Workshop on Sanitation and Community Culture
    July 23-24, 2015, Bengaluru
  • May
    E-SOCHARA Newsletter May 2015 2nd issue is available online
    E-SOCHARA Newsletter May 2015
  • Feb
    Community Health Learning Programme 2015-16
    12th Batch Orientation session began
  • Feb
    All India Peoples Medical & Health Sciences Convention
    Medical & Health Sciences Education Systems in India: The Emerging Paradigms , 6th-8th Feb 2015
  • Jan
    Young Environmental Health Researchers Meet
    Indian Social Institute - Bangaluru
  • Feb
    Celebrating 10 years of Community Health Journey
    3rd- 4th Feb 2015, Chennai
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