Donors urged to step forward as HEAL aims to lift 10,000 out of poverty

A NEW world-class university, training for unskilled workers from urban slums and a rehabilitation centre for child amputees are all high on the agenda for HEAL (Health and Education for All) as it again underlined its mission to lift 10,000 children out of poverty by 2020. Underpinned by its ethos of providing education for the […]

HEAL – The Journey

The Stirring: It all started nearly five decades ago when a teen-aged medical student in Guntur, a large town in Andhra Pradesh State in India, was touched by the sights of misery and deprivation being experienced by people in poverty around where he lived. This stirring in Satya Prasad Koneru led to the first step […]

Sunny outlook for HEAL children at Guntur

THE sun has been beating down as temperatures in Andhra Pradesh state have soared into the mid-40s degrees Centigrade in recent weeks, but this has not stopped the students of HEAL Children’s Village from shining in the classroom. Education has always been at the core of HEAL’s work in India, the charity’s team of volunteers […]

Emotional visit to HEAL Paradise as ‘Mindions’ prepare for India adventure

The family of Hoshil Mehta, who are sponsoring a science laboratory at Paradise Village in his name, paid an emotional visit to HEAL’s flagship project on Christmas Eve. They were greeted by excited children from Paradise’s primary school, who always love receiving visitors, staff and members of HEAL India and the charity’s founder Dr Satya […]

‘Mindions’ prepare to cross India by rickshaw in memory of Hoshil

A grieving family have spoken about how devising a charity challenge and being welcomed into the HEAL family has given them the strength to cope with the recent loss of a loved one. Hoshil Mehta, a BPharm + MBA in Pharmtech student from Mumbai, passed away in September, leaving family members in both the UK […]

Become a HEAL hero and let your support live on

HEAL legacy

At HEAL, we are constantly surprised and delighted at the lengths our supporters will go to in order to raise money for our cause – everything from climbing the highest mountains and running marathons to sponsored bike rides like our very own Cycle India. Each and every one of them is a hero in our […]

Dallas doctor a driving force behind HEAL USA

An Indian-born Dallas doctor is appealing for more like-minded professionals in the United States to join his crusade to give impoverished children in his homeland a start in life. A college reunion a few years ago brought him back in contact with former classmate Dr Satya Prasad Koneru, founder of the UK charity HEAL (Health […]