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Organization Contact Information

Name: Inter Aide Development India
Street 1: 13/4, Renuka Sadan, Chandrodaya Society, Near Swastik Park,
Street 2: C.S.T. Road, Chembur (East)
City: Mumbai
Province: Maharashtra
Post Code: 400071
Country: India
Phone: +91 22 25233586
Email: interaide@gmail.com
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr.
First Name: Himanshu Abhay
Last Name: Gupte
Title: Tuberculosis Programme Manager
Email: himanshu.gupte@gmail.com
Phone:  

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Smita
Last Name: Gurav
Title: Accounts and Admin Officer
Email: interaide@gmail.com
Phone: +91 22 25233586

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
Inter Aide Development India was founded in 2005 in Mumbai to improve the access of the National TB Programme for urban slum areas. IADI works through implementing partner organisations by creating accesible DOTS treatment centres, Sputum Collection centres, Designated Microscopy Centres in collaboration with the NTP. ACSM activities, involvement of Private Practitioners etc. are also important activities carried out. IADI provides funding, technical support and capacity buliding to the implementing partner NGOs.
IADI has implemented the Urban DOTS Project funded by GFATM Round 3 (2005-2008), HIV-TB Project funded by GFATM Round 2 (2006), TB-HIV PPM pilot project funded by the Tuberculosis Control Assistance Programme (TBCAP) of the United Sates Agency for International development (USAID) through the Tuberculosis Coalition for Technical Assistance (TBCTA) via the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (IUATLD - The Union)(2007-2008).
IADI is a member of the National Partnership of NGOs for Tuberculosis Care and Control.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 6 - 10
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 0
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 0
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $10,001-$25,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Stop TB communications
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Information on developments within the TB world
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
IADI implements TB control activities to support the NTP - ACSM about TB and the NTP, involvement of PPs into the NTP, decentralised DOTS through community based DOTS ccentres run by NGOs, Community based Sputum Collection Centres and Designated Microscopy Centres for improving access to diagnosis.
Currently 10 DMCs, 33 SCCs and 61 DOTS centres are functional to improve access to the NTP. 4000 PPs are being followed for their referrals and feedback about them.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: India
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: South East Asian
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
India

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care
Funding, including innovative and optimized approach to funding TB Care
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy India
Delivery of health services and care India
Funding, including innovative and optimized approach to funding TB Care India
Technical Assistance India

Contribution

Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
Currently implementing DOTS treatment centres, Sputum collection centres, designated microscopy centres, ACSM activities in urban slum areas of Mumbai, India since 1999.

Drug-Resistant TB:
Acting as DOT providers to MDR-TB patients through community -based DOTS centres, assisting in sputum transport for Culture and DST to accredited Culture and DST laboratory for DOTS Plus component of the NTP in Mumbai, India since 2010.

TB-HIV:
referral for HIV testing for all TB patients taking DOTS in NGO DOTS centres, follow-up of HIV positive patients for CPT and ART since 2010.

Laboratory Strengthening:
Successfully implementing Designated Microscopy Centres in slum areas as a part of NTP under the EQAS since 2005 in Mumbai, India.

Research:
Participated in
WHO funded PPM project in 2001 in Mumbai, India.
TBCTA funded pilot project for PPM in TB-HIV in 2008 in Mumbai, India.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: February 12, 2010
Last updated: May 16, 2012