Life Education and Development Support (LEADS) is a trust, established by a committed group of professionals on 14 December 2005, for the development and empowerment of poor and unorganized people of rural area and urban slums in Jharkhand. LEADS has all the legal registrations including FCRA. LEADS was established with the purpose to create some developmental models by unfolding human potentials, which is the core element of sustainability and replicate such models with the support of Govt. and other developmental organizations.


Health Facilities and RCH

Working with 350 + VHSNCs

Anganwadi Facilitation Program/ECCE

2000+ children benefited

WASH in Schools

3 Lakh children sensitized

Quality Elementary Education

Over 200 Govt.Schools

Gender Equity and Women Empowerment

10000 females Sensitized

Convergence & Community Assetization

50162 Beneficiary Leverage with Govt.Departments

Employable Skill Program

1800+ Individuals Trained

Ultra Poor Promotion Plan

4000 UP women benefited

Clean Energy

2200 villages sensitized on RE

Radio For Community

45000 direct listeners

Promotion Of PRIs

5000 Members Trained on Panchayati Raj

Budget Tracking

10Yrs Budget Research in Jharkhand

Network & Lobby


Afforestation – Plantation


Community Assetisation

17605 structure



"Gender Responsive Budget (GRB) is important for the gender mainstreaming .It is useful for formulating any programme for the upliftment of women."Annapurna Devi Minister, Water Resources ,Social Welfare, Women and Child Development and Registration Department
"I am happy to know that the” Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act 2009” ensure quality education for all children in the age group 0f 6-14 years."Geetashree OraonMinister,Government of Jharkhand, HRD, Sports and Cultural Department, Jharkhand
"The “Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act 2009”is one of the landmark legislations which ensures quality education for all children in the age group of 6-14 years. This is my pleasure to see the Training Manual publication by our partner organisation LEADS ."Joachim SchwarzRegional Director, South Asia, , Welthhungerhilfe Regional Office South Asia New Delhi
"The joint effort of Jharkhand Right to Education Forum ,” Jharkhand Primary Education Forum and LEADS to strengthen School management committee is just commendable. This will definitely help in developing School Development plan." C.P. SinghSpeaker, The Legislative Assembly, Jharkhand
"I am happy to see the work done by Life Education and Development Support (LEADS), Jharkhand .Quality education is first and foremost responsibility of the school." K.N. TripathyEx Minister, Rural Development and Labour
"The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act 2009 is one of important steps taken by Government to ensure quality education. I wish all the best to the LEADS team for their effort in this initiative."Aradhana PatnayakPrincipal Secretary, HRD

LEADS reach at a glance

Districts : 10
Blocks : 32+
Villages : 2,991+
Population :5Lakh
Children(0-18) : 99,707+
WASH : 299,120 children sensitized
Promoted quality education in : 1,994 Govt. schools
Gender Equity : 249,267+ Individual senstized
SHG formed : 1,994+
Families : 23,930+
People : 119,648
Farmers : 14,956+
Youth : 14,956+
Employability Skill : 1,795 Individuals
Plantation done : 124,633 Saplings
Networking with : 299+ partners at State & National Level


Poultry for Profit

Jhano Oraon of village Serak in Chandwa Block of Latehar has earned Rs. 40000/- from selling of Ducks. This has also spread awareness among many...

Medium of Communication for access to destination

Community Radio is operational in Torpa block of Khunti. Regular running of Community Radio episode in the intervention area making a concrete path of motivation...

Steps taken by SMC and Community for security in school

Upgraded Primary School, Garahtoli is situated in Raishimla village of (Garahtoli), Panchayat- Barkuli, Block –Torpa, Dist –Khunti. In this School total 146 Students Boy -73...

Steps taken by VHSNC for demanding new Anganwadi

Village Roro, Panchayat- Okra, Block-Torpa, Dist.-Khunti had 1436 population, having 746 male and 690 female, 147 household. Having 22 children between 0-3 and 43 children...

Temporary bamboo fencing done with SMC and community contribution

Temporary bamboo fencing done with SMC and community contribution: Bangurkel village comes under Sinduribera Panchayat of Bandgaon block. Since the intervention of LEADS under ILP...

SDP calls for health and hygiene

Title Perka is a tribal dominated village of Murhu block. There is a middle school in Perka village, with enrollment of 61 students. The awareness...
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