Service Providers

 Service providers are the backbone of Sangath. They work on different projects and in the central administration, and carry out specific duties and responsibilities.



JOHN D'SOUZA
JOHN D'SOUZA

John is an office assistant and driver.

AMIT K SINGH
AMIT K SINGH

Amit works on finance and administration for SEHER.

URMILA MANE
URMILA MANE

Urmila Mane is a Research Officer in PASS+ Project.

VIJAY KUMAR
VIJAY KUMAR

Vijay Kumar is a School Counsellor in SEHER Project.

TRUPTI PARYEKR
TRUPTI PARYEKR

Trupti is a Project Secretary of SEHER Project.

JITENDRA HALANKAR
JITENDRA HALANKAR

Jitendra is a Driver cum Office Asst. for DIL Project.

SURESH
SURESH

Suresh is a Kilkari Worker of SPRING Project.

SUREKHA
SUREKHA

Surekha is a Kilkari Worker of SPRING Project.

PINKI
PINKI

Pinki is a surveillance field worker with SPRING.

AMIT NAIK
AMIT NAIK

 Amit joined the finance team as a senior accountant.

RICHELLE CARVALHO
RICHELLE CARVALHO

Richelle is a Trainer in Beyond Boundary Project.

ANISHA LAZARUS
ANISHA LAZARUS

 Anisha has joined the SHARE team as its site principal investigator.

ANUJA BANAULIKAR NAIK
ANUJA BANAULIKAR NAIK

 Anuja, a graduate in computer applications, is the librarian and dissemination officer at Sangath. With a bubbly personality and good people skills, Anuja lives by the philosophy, “love every moment for flowers grow out of dark moments! Therefore, each moment is vital!”

NEERAJ
NEERAJ

Neeraj is a surveillance field worker for SPRING.

ARCHANA PATIL
ARCHANA PATIL

 Archana is the project coordinator for PREMIUM.

ASHOK GAONKAR
ASHOK GAONKAR

 Ashok is a finance assistant in the Accounts department.

BASAVRAJ KATTI
BASAVRAJ KATTI

 Basavraj, with a bachelors in economics, works as a senior field researcher for the PREMIUM project. He was earlier a part of the CDRF programme, which he took up because he liked to work in the community and enjoyed interacting with people.

BERNADETTE PEREIRA
BERNADETTE PEREIRA

 Bernadette works with SEHER as the project's research coordinator.

KAMALKANT SHARMA
KAMALKANT SHARMA

Kamalkant is a senior supervisor with SPRING.

SUBHASH PEDNEKAR
SUBHASH PEDNEKAR

Subhash is a Counsellor Supervisor in the Addictions Research Group, in the Community Orientated Non specialist treatment for Alcohol dependence (CONTAD) and Supporting Addiction Affected Families Effectively (SAFE) project. He has completed his Bachelors in Commerce, and has previously been trained as a lay health counsellor for a project working with people with drinking problems and depression. He is very interested to learn new skills and loves interacting with people. He is also extremely interested in creating awareness about mental illnesses through street-plays.

SUMAN
SUMAN

Suman is a surveillance field worker with SPRING.

MENKA
MENKA

Menka is a surveillance field worker with SPRING.

BHARGAV BHAT
BHARGAV BHAT

 Bhargav has a masters in economics and PGDM in human resource management from Goa University. He is the data manager for PREMIUM.

KAVITA
KAVITA

Kavita is a surveillance field worker for SPRING.

ARTI PANCHAL
ARTI PANCHAL

Arti Panchal is a Research Associate in SPRING Project.

Neha Hooda
Neha Hooda

Neha Hooda is a Research Associate in SPRING Project.

BINDIYA CHODANKAR
BINDIYA CHODANKAR

 Bindiya is an arts graduate and has a post graduate diploma in computer application. She works as an intervention trainer for the PREMIUM project.

CHRISTALINA MONTEIRO
CHRISTALINA MONTEIRO

 Christalina is a researcher and phlebotomist for SAAHAS II.

DEEPTI PARAB
DEEPTI PARAB

 She works as a senior field researcher for the PREMIUM project.

DHANALAXMI SAKAT
DHANALAXMI SAKAT

 Laxmi is a housekeeper with Sangath. This mother of three makes sure our premises remain spotless!

EJMA AFONSO
EJMA AFONSO

 Ejma is an enrolment research supervisor on SHARE.

ETHEL D'SOUZA
ETHEL D'SOUZA

 Ethel received her post-graduate degree in commerce (MCom). She earlier worked as a data entry operator on the PREMIUM project. She is now data manager for SHARE.

LALAN KARAPURKAR
LALAN KARAPURKAR

Lalan is a health counsellor with PREMIUM.

DR GAURI DIVAN
DR GAURI DIVAN

 Gauri (MRCPCH) is a paediatrician who has been working for Sangath since 2005. She works as a developmental and behavioural specialist, guiding parents and families on the best management strategies for their children.  She was the clinical consultant on the ARTI and now works at the same position on the PASS project, while also mentoring and consulting for the INFORM project. Having contributed to the health promotion in school programs, Gauri also participates in a number of training initiatives in Sangath directed at teachers, counselors, parents and professionals.

VIKAS KANDOLKAR
VIKAS KANDOLKAR

Vikas is a driver cum office assistant with Sangath.

JEROME D'SOUZA
JEROME D'SOUZA

 Jerome has joined Sangath as a personal secretary to Prof Vikram Patel and as the project secretary for the PREMIUM project. Having majored in chemistry from St Xavier's College Goa, he has spent many years in technical support/customer service with companies like Konica and Kodak. Jerome, who prefers observing people and human behaviour to conversation, has also worked in some call centres.

KALPANA JOSHI
KALPANA JOSHI

 Kalpana is a Facilitator on the Zippy's Friends project.

VINDA KAVLEKAR
VINDA KAVLEKAR

Vinda is an Administrative Assistant in Central Admin.

AVEENA DE SA
AVEENA DE SA

Aveena is an intervention facilitator for SHARE

RAJ NARAYAN BIND
RAJ NARAYAN BIND

Raj is a health counsellor for DIL.

SEEMA SAMBARI
SEEMA SAMBARI

Seema is a health counsellor with DIL.

SABINA RODRIGUES
SABINA RODRIGUES

Sabina is a health counsellor for DIL.

KIRTI GAWAS
KIRTI GAWAS

 Kirti works as a Researcher for SHARE.

KISHOR PANCHWADKAR
KISHOR PANCHWADKAR

 Kishor is a health assistant for PREMIUM.

KISHORI MANDREKAR
KISHORI MANDREKAR

 Kishori is a commerce graduate and also has a post graduate diploma in computer application. She is currently the administrative coordinator on the SHARE project.

MAHESH GURAV
MAHESH GURAV

 Mahesh graduated in commerce, and has post-graduate diploma in Computer Programming. He works with the PREMIUM team as a junior officer.

MARK CARDOZO
MARK CARDOZO

 Mark, our resident IT whiz, is the systems administrator of Sangath. He has a two-year diploma in computer science and engineering. With approximately four years of experience, Mark is the technical backbone of Sangath.

MARYPINKY ROSARIO
MARYPINKY ROSARIO

 Marypinky is the project secretary for the PASS project.

MEDHA UPADHYE BHATE
MEDHA UPADHYE BHATE

 She works as an intervention trainer for the PREMIUM project.

NAZIR ALLIKATTI
NAZIR ALLIKATTI

Nazir is pursuing his graduation. He works in Sangath as an office assistant and driver for SHAPE programme.

PACIENCIA CARDOZO
PACIENCIA CARDOZO

 Percy has completed her masters in psychology with BEd and is the coordinator of the SNAC programme. She earlier worked as a clinical supervisor with Manthan. She loves working with children and is especially interested in understanding children's learning disabilities. Percy enjoys collaborating with groups or individuals involved in improving children's lives. In her current role, Percy works as a senior researcher on the INFORM team.

PRACHI KHANDEPARKAR
PRACHI KHANDEPARKAR

 Prachi has a masters in clinical psychology from Pune University. She is the coordinator of the SHAPE programme and project director of SEHER. She has been with Sangath for more than a decade and charms everybody with her public relations and networking skills.

SUNITA
SUNITA

Sunita is a Kilkari Worker of SPRING Project.

KUNDAN ARLEKAR
KUNDAN ARLEKAR

Kundan is an office assitant and driver with Sangath.

SHRAVANI MALKARNEKAR
SHRAVANI MALKARNEKAR

Shravani is a Project Secretary under BEYOND BOUNDARIES Project.

PRANALI KUNDAIKAR
PRANALI KUNDAIKAR

 Pranali is a health counsellor with PREMIUM.

PRANJALI RODRIGUES
PRANJALI RODRIGUES

 Pranjali has a masters' degree in commerce, having specialised in advance financial accounting and auditing. Her extensive experience of more than a decade in accounting makes her an invaluable member of the team and she serves as the finance officer of Sangath. Pranjali’s objective is to work hard to her fullest ability and apply her knowledge and creativity to advance the organisation's development in the domain of finance management.

VIKAS KUMAR
VIKAS KUMAR

Vikas is a Back up Counsellor in SEHER Project.

VISHAL KUMAR
VISHAL KUMAR

Vishal is a School Counsellor in SEHER Project.

VIVEK KUMAR
VIVEK KUMAR

Vivek is a Researcher in SEHER Project.

SAMRJEET KUMAR
SAMRJEET KUMAR

Samrjeet is a School Counsellor in SEHER Project.

SATRUGHAN KUMAR
SATRUGHAN KUMAR

Satrughan is a Jr. Supervisor in SEHER Project.

SHAMBU KUMAR
SHAMBU KUMAR

Shambu is a School Counsellor in SEHER Project.

SHERLINE DIAS
SHERLINE DIAS

Sherline is a Sr. Researcher in SHARE Project.

SHIVANAND SAVATAGI
SHIVANAND SAVATAGI

Shivanand is a Site Coordinator in PASS+ Project.

SONALI RANKALE
SONALI RANKALE

Sonali is a Sr. Accountant in Society.

PRIYA KORGAONKAR
PRIYA KORGAONKAR

 Priya is an outcome research supervisor on the SHARE project. 

PUSHPA BARLA
PUSHPA BARLA

 Pushpa has been a housekeeper in Sangath for many years. She is one of Sangath's most hard working and dependable members, who is always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone who needs it.

KRISHAN KUMAR
KRISHAN KUMAR

Krishan is a School Counsellor in SEHER Project.

LAL BIHARI
LAL BIHARI

Lal Bihari is a School Counsellor in SEHER Project.

RADHIYA AMONKAR
RADHIYA AMONKAR

Radhiya is a Administrator in Central Administration

RAKESH KUMAR
RAKESH KUMAR

Rakesh is an Asst. Intervention Coordinator for SEHER Project.

RAVI KUMAR
RAVI KUMAR

Ravi is a Researcher in SEHER Project.

RHEA SHARMA
RHEA SHARMA

Rhea is an Intervention Coordinator in PRIDE Project.

SALVINO SOARES
SALVINO SOARES

Salvino is a Assistant Coordinator CUM Data Manager for DIL Project.

ROY REETABRATA
ROY REETABRATA

Roy is a Site Coordinator for SPRING Project.

KANIKA MALIK
KANIKA MALIK

Kanika is an Intervention Coordinator in PRIDE Project.

DIPTI YERAM
DIPTI YERAM

Dipti is a researcher for SHARE Project.

SUJATA KUMARI
SUJATA KUMARI

Sujata Kumari is a School Counsellor of SEHER Project.

SUDHA KUMARI
SUDHA KUMARI

Sudha Kumari is a School Counsellor of SEHER Project.

SEEMA PRIYA
SEEMA PRIYA

Seema is a School Counsellor of SEHER Project.

SEEMA KUMARI
SEEMA KUMARI

Seema is a School Counsellor for SEHER Project.

SACHIN SHINDE
SACHIN SHINDE

 Sachin joined Sangath as a researcher in 2011. He holds a Master of Public Administration in Health Economics and Policy Analysis from the New York University in New York City, USA, and Master of Arts in Organizational Psychology from the University of Pune, India. He works as the research director for Sangath's PREMIUM and SHAPE projects.     Sachin has extensive field experience working with grassroots groups in India. He is trained in both quantitative and qualitative research methods and has about seven years of research experience in planning, execution, monitoring and management of various projects related to health and development.

KALYANI KUMARI
KALYANI KUMARI

Kalyani is a Field Investigator in SEHER Project.

DR SANJAY SHRIVASTAVA
DR SANJAY SHRIVASTAVA

 Sanjay works with PRIME as a clinical coordinator. He is a medical professional with extensive experience of working on alcoholism, addiction, HIV/ AIDS. He provides voluntary support to alcoholism and harm reduction activities with special efforts in deriving “Medicine to Meditation” approach.

SEEMA KANOLKAR
SEEMA KANOLKAR

 Seema who has a bachelors degree in Political Science is working as a researcher for the SAAHAS II project. She earlier worked under the MANAS project as a health assistant and later as a health counsellor. For her, Sangath has given her the oppurtunity to work in the community and learn lot of things. Her interests are travelling and socialising.

SHAMIN COLACO
SHAMIN COLACO

 Shamin Colaco is a data entry operator for SHARE. 

SHANU USGAONKAR
SHANU USGAONKAR

 Shanu is a health assistant with PREMIUM.

MIRIAM CARVALHO
MIRIAM CARVALHO

Miriam is a clinical psychologist with the DIL project.

SAMEER WADKAR
SAMEER WADKAR

Sameer works with Sangath as a housekeeper.

SHRAVANI RANGAPURI
SHRAVANI RANGAPURI

 Shravani is a health counsellor with PREMIUM.

RAGHUNATH KASKAR
RAGHUNATH KASKAR

Raghunath is an office assistant for Sangath.

RESHMA NAIK
RESHMA NAIK

Reshma is a health assistant with PREMIUM.

SHREYAS KAMAT
SHREYAS KAMAT

 After her post-graduate degree from JBIMS and seven years in banking, Shreyas has enthusiastically moved to Sangath. Here, she is aiming at meaningful work, and endeavours to make a positive impact on her environment. She is an avid nature lover and an aspiring farmer.

SIDDHARTH KAMAL GANGALE
SIDDHARTH KAMAL GANGALE

Siddharth is an intervention director for VISHRAM project in Nagpur.  He is a post graduate in social work who served for more than eight years in the developmental field. He focused on HID (Human & Institutional Development), Training, Research and Capacity Building of CBOs and NGOs particularly with NT-DNT and Primitive tribal communities in the state of Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh. He has an exposure in the field of community mental health and development as well.

VITHOBA GAUDE
VITHOBA GAUDE

Vithoba is an intervention facilitator for DIL.

SUJATHA GAONKAR
SUJATHA GAONKAR

 Sujatha is a senior accountant.

SUNAINA HALARNKAR
SUNAINA HALARNKAR

 Sunaina is a trainee health counsellor for PREMIUM.

SUNIL KATHAK
SUNIL KATHAK

 Sunil is associated with Sangath under the PRIME project as a housekeeper-cum-office assistant. He looks after office maintenance and provides assistance on administrative work at the office in Bhopal.

SUPRIYA HARMALKAR
SUPRIYA HARMALKAR

 Supriya is a data entry operator with the SHARE team. She was earlier project secretary for Manthan.

SUPRIYA SAWAL
SUPRIYA SAWAL

 Supriya is the PROJECT COORDINATOR for CONTAD Project.

AJAY KUMAR
AJAY KUMAR

Ajay is a School Counsellor in SEHER Project.

AKANSHA JOSHI
AKANSHA JOSHI

Akansha Joshi is an Intervention Coordinator in PRIDE Project.

ALLEN MASCARENHAS
ALLEN MASCARENHAS

Allen is a Researcher in DIL Project.

AMARJEET KUMAR SINGH
AMARJEET KUMAR SINGH

Amarjeet Kumar is a School Counsellor in SEHER Project.

Amit Kumar
Amit Kumar

Amit Kumar is a Research Coordinator in SEHER Project.

AMIT VERMA
AMIT VERMA

Amit Verma work as a Junior Researcher in SEHER Project.

ANJALI KUMARI
ANJALI KUMARI

Anjali work as a School Counsellor in SEHER Project.

TULSI SHET
TULSI SHET

 Tulsi is a Jr. Qualitative Researcher in SHARE project.

ABHISHEK KUMAR
ABHISHEK KUMAR

Abhishek Kumar is a School Counsellor in SEHER Project.

HARSHA NAIK
HARSHA NAIK

Harsha is a Researcher for SHARE.

VAIBHAV MURHAR
VAIBHAV MURHAR

 Vaibhav has a masters degree in applied psychology from Jabalpur University. He is associated with Sangath as project director for the PRIME project. He has experience of working in diverse geographical settings of India on different issues like gender, Universal Salt Iodization (IDD), tobacco control etc. He believes in “Be Good Do Good” and enjoys his work of doing “good” as a social development professional.

SHREYA NAGVENKAR
SHREYA NAGVENKAR

Shreya is a data entry operator for SHARE.

VINAYAK DHARGALKAR
VINAYAK DHARGALKAR

 Vinayak has joined our finance department as an assistant accounts officer.

FANINDRA SAHAY
FANINDRA SAHAY

Fanindra is a Sr. Supervisor in SEHER Project.

MADHURI KRISHNA
MADHURI KRISHNA

Madhuri is an Intervention Coordinator for PRIDE Project.

FRESKELA NUTHALPATTI
FRESKELA NUTHALPATTI

Freskela is a Trainer in Beyond Boundary Project.

HARSHAVARDHAN HEMANT
HARSHAVARDHAN HEMANT

Harshavardhan is a Jr. Researcher for SEHER Project.

JEETESH KUMAR GIRI
JEETESH KUMAR GIRI

Jeetesh is a School Counsellor for SEHER Project.

JEFFIA DIAS
JEFFIA DIAS

Jeffia is a Remedial Teacher for Beyond Boundary Project.

ANUJA KUMARI
ANUJA KUMARI

Anuja is a School Counsellor for SEHER Project.

ANURAG GUNJAN
ANURAG GUNJAN

Anurag is a Sr. Supervisor for SEHER Project.

ASHWINI KUMAR
ASHWINI KUMAR

Ashwini is a Jr. Researcher cum DEO for SEHER Project.

BALKRISHNA NAIK
BALKRISHNA NAIK

Balkrishna is a Sr. Accountant for Society.

DEONANDAN KUMAR
DEONANDAN KUMAR

Deonandan is a counsellor for SEHER Project.

DIPTESH AMONKAR
DIPTESH AMONKAR

Diptesh is a Researcher for DIL Project.

YVONNE GONCALVES
YVONNE GONCALVES

 Yvonne works in administration.

SUNITA DEVI
SUNITA DEVI

Sunita Devi is a Kilkari Worker of SPRING Project.

FREDRIC AZARIAH
FREDRIC AZARIAH

Fredric has a postgraduate degree in Public Health from Oxford Brookes University, UK, with a medical background and a keen interest in research. His area of interest is mental health and he is currently working as a project coordinator for the DIL project. Outside research, he is a sports lover and has passion for football. He is a lifetime fan of Manchester United.

SUNIL KUMAR
SUNIL KUMAR

Sunil is a backup Counsellor in SEHER Project.

SUNITA KUMARI
SUNITA KUMARI

Sunita is a School Counsellor in SEHER Project.

MAMTA VERMA
MAMTA VERMA

Mamta is an Intervention Facilitator in PRIDE Project.

VANDANA KAKODKAR
VANDANA KAKODKAR

Vandana is an Intervention Coordinator in Beyond Boundary Project.

ANKITA VOLVOIKAR
ANKITA VOLVOIKAR

Ankita work as a Jr. Qualitative Researcher in SHARE Project.

ANNU SINGH
ANNU SINGH

Annu is an Intervention Coordination for SEHER Project.

NILESH SAWANT
NILESH SAWANT

Nilesh is a senior field researcher for PREMIUM.

GODWIN FERNANDES
GODWIN FERNANDES

Godwin works in the Addictions Research Group, in the capacity of an Assistant Coordinator of the Community Orientated Non specialist treatment for Alcohol dependence (CONTAD). He has completed his Master’s in Clinical Psychology, and has previously worked in the field of drug addictions.