Infrastructure & Capital Assets

Grassroots India’s administrative headquarters and vocational training institute is located in a rented house at Plot No. 1289/5C, CDA Sector 10, Cuttack, Odisha. We hold a long term, renewable lease. During the 2015-18 period, several additions were made to infrastructure and equipment. We expanded from the ground floor to the 1st and 2nd floors and can now accommodate 25 residents and hold workshops for 100 students. The HVTC has two kitchens, four dormitories, a computer lab, two tailoring classrooms, an embroidery room, spice-making room, WISH Shop, office room, counseling room, dining hall, seven bathrooms, a veranda, garage and garden patio. The rooftop can be tented for special events up to 300 people. The house is securely gated with CCTV cameras throughout. A dormitory mother remains in residence at all times and social workers, with transportation, are available 24/7/365. New equipment purchases were made for various household items and vocational training equipment, and regular repair and maintenance is on-going.