The activities undertaken by the Janaseva Foundation span predominantly over the rural parts of Ambi-Ranwadi near the Panshet dam about 50 km southwest of the city of Pune. They mainly take the form of provision of care to the elderly, disabled, destitute and the disaster-affected. Education, Training and Research is the other aspect of the Foundation’s work.

In the picturesque and pollution free Ambi Ranwadi is located Foundation’s Sanghvi Complex. The complex houses oldage homes, rural hospital, eye hospital, mobile medical units, a nursing school & hostel, physiotherapy centre, wardboy aaya training school, and a rural hub. Services are provided free or at a very nominal cost.

The complex has been named in memory of Kundangauri Manharlal Sanghvi and Manharlal P. Sanghvi, parents of Shri Bharatbhai Sanghavi, one of the patrons of the Foundation who generously donated for the construction of the complex. The land for the complex admeasuring 5 acres was donated in memory of Com. Govindrao Dhapare by his brother Shri Keshavrao Dhapare who is one of the trustees of the Foundation. Further 5 acres land is at Bhilarewadi, Katraj, where foundations destitute rehabilitation centre, grooming academy and nursing school hostel in city are located.

Health Care

  • Com. Late Govindrao Dhapre Rural Hospital
  • Mobile Medical Units
  • Lions Club of Pune Aundh Pashan Janaseva Foundation Eye Hospital
  • Basic Health Program
  • Health Camps
  • Reproductive and Child Health Program (RCH) II Project

Elderly Care

  • Old Age Homes
  • Day Care Centre
  • Rural Aging
  • Construction of Toilets
  • Rural Hub
  • Century Club
  • Networking of NGOs
  • World Senior Citizens Day Celebrations (1st October)
  • Meet the Stalwart
  • Senior Citizens Forum

Disabled Care

  • Physiotherapy Centres

Destitute Care

  • Destitute Rehabilitation Centre

Education, Training, Study and Research

  • Mrs. Kumudben Madanbhai Sura Nursing School
  • Mrs. Vimal Mutha Grooming Academy
  • Smt. Achala Sachadev Institute of Education
  • Research Centre


  • WHO-SEARO sponsored National Consultation on Ageing

Other Activities

  • Helping victims of natural disasters
  • Tree Plantation
  • Dairy project – Cow shed