RURAL INDIA SELF DEVELOPMENT TRUST (RISDT) is a non-profit developmental organisation engaged in promotion of "health for all" through community mobilisation for the past seventeen years in remote rural areas of East and West Godavari districts of Andhra Pradesh. It has initially begun as fruition of a bond with leprosy affected persons in a small village named Kaleru in the form of aPeoples Clinic in 1983.

Our Partners

Successful Implementation of POID program in partnership with Government of Andhra Pradesh, supported by FAIRMED, the first of its kind in India.Read more>>

The Kalpavruksha supports two multi-layered projects in India with RISDT. These projects provide medical care, education and jobs for the disadvantaged rural population. Read More>>

"For more than 27 years, the RISDT has been delivering on a promise to improve lives and create opportunity.
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News from RISDT

April 2013:

SADAREM Camp for Physically challenged

RISDT is supporting the initiative by mobilizing 1,500 PAL with deformities in the district who will benefit through a monthly pension of Rs. 500.
Around 1,450 PAL have been registered through the SADAREM Camp.

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