ARPAN is a Great Place to Work-Certified™ organization. Great Place to Work® Certification is recognized world over by employees and employers alike and is considered the ‘Gold Standard’ in identifying and recognizing Great Workplace Cultures. ARPAN, has created a Great Place to Work FOR ALL their employees by excelling on the 5 dimensions of a High-Trust, High-Performance Culture™ – Credibility, Respect, Fairness, Pride and Camaraderie. Business Description:Arpan is an award-winning organisation working hard to address the issue of Child Sexual Abuse in India. Based in Mumbai, Arpan is the largest NGO in India with about 100 social workers and counsellors providing prevention and intervention services to children and adults.
Arpan provides direct services to children and adults to prevent Child Sexual Abuse and appropriately deals with disclosures of children through the Personal Safety Education Program. Arpan also develops age-appropriate and customised resources for relevant stakeholders and conducts training for stakeholders to incorporate Child Protection mechanisms in their environments. Arpan does policy advocacy to bring in systemic change that will appropriately respond to the needs of children.
Arpan also provides long-term psychotherapeutic support to adolescent girls and boys in shelter homes who have been sexually abused or trafficked.
Arpan conducts training of trainers (TOT) for NGO & social workers, teachers on the issue of child sexual abuse and empowers them to work towards the prevention of child sexual abuse.