NC3S is a consortium of 10+ NGO partners across different states of India,
who are working with the children of migrant workers at construction sites.
We setup and run crèches for children at construction sites. We work with
builders/contractors and various Government Departments to provide health,
nutrition, protection, care and education for the children under 12 years.

NC3S is a consortium of 10+ NGO partners across different states of India, who are working with the children of migrant workers at construction sites. We setup and run crèches for children at construction sites. We work with builders/contractors and various Government Departments to provide health, nutrition, protection, care and education for the children under 12 years.

OUR VISION

Care and nurture for every child at construction sites in India.

OUR MISSION

Taking collective action for needs and rights of children at construction sites.

OUR OBJECTIVES

1. To advocate with stakeholders to address issues related to children at construction sites

2. To ensure setting up and scaling up of quality childcare centers at construction sites.

KEY STAKEHOLDERS

PRIMARY STAKEHOLDERS 

Builders, Contractors, Migrant laborers and children, service providers. 


SECONDARY STAKEHOLDERS 

National and state level associations (CREDAI and others), Labour Department, Women & Child Department (WCD), Public Health Centre (PHC), Education Department, Labour Unions, Child Rights Commission (SCPCR and NCPCR) and NGO’s 

OUR STRATEGIES

Evidence based advocacy on issues related to children at construction sites

  • Research and documentations – quantitative and qualitative.

Motivate and sensitize the stakeholders on importance of Early Child Care and Development (ECCD)

  • Awareness building – Developing Information, Education and Communication (IEC) materials, brochures etc.
  • Consultations and meetings

Strengthen and develop partners as ECCD advocates.

Strengthen existing partnerships

Build capacities of partners.

Expand the partnerships base for childcare centres at construction sites

  • Identify new partners.

Adhere to the quality standards/guidelines as formulated by the NC3S.

  • Self-assessments and peer review

Develop partners as technical resources on ECCD

  • Select potential partners and build their capacities as technical resource on ECCD