Ankuram, founded in 1994, adopts a rights-based approach to create safe and empowering spaces for children and women facing socioeconomic marginalization. Sankalpam, a shelter home for young girls vulnerable to gender-based violence and trafficking, was established by Ankuram in 1999 and provides counseling, healthcare and education for about 30 girls. Ankuram has successfully rehabilitated and reintegrated over 700 children. 


To achieve a humane and equitable society and to influence different sections of society with appropriate strategies


To empower girl children, women and marginalized communities towards achieving a child friendly, gender just and equitable society

  • Contact Information:
  • F-302, Balaji Residency Bagh Amberpet
  • Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
  • India
  • Active In: India
  • Forms of Abolition: 
  • Aftercare, Empowerment
  • Forms of Slavery: 
  • Sex Trafficking, Child Labor