Age Group – Girls and boys above 10 Years.
Prabodhini Hostel was established in year 2002. There are 30 boys and 6 girls staying in two separate comfortable buildings. There are 6 students in each room. Each student has separate bed, clean mattress with covers, mosquito net and a cupboard. There is an attendant in each room. The hostel has facilities of solar water heater, water purifier, Sanza chulha and a dining hall. The premises has a garden with flowering and fruiting trees, farming is done to a small extent. There is a dome for the children to play in the leisure time. They play indoors games, listen to songs and stories and watch T.V. for a little while in the evening.
After finishing with the morning activities, children leave for school at 10.30 by a school bus. They return at 5 pm, freshen up and play on the ground. There is a separate special teacher appointed for this activity. In evening, all say prayers together, have dinner at 8. 30 pm and then sleep time.
All the working staff look after the children well. Hence children are happy and parents are relieved.There are children from outside Nashik too.
Hostel have efficient and sufficient staff including Manager, deputy Manager, caretaker, cook, security, cleaning maids etc. Special ladies staff is available for taking care of girls.
Children are fed with nutrition wholesome meals everyday. Sundays and festive days have special meals with sweets. Children are taken out for small outings and trips.
Doctor has been appointed for weekly checkups. Children are admitted to hospital for medicinal treatment, if required. Schedule of weekly shaving, monthly haircut and timely nail cutting is followed.
Government Judge visit and cross check the Hostel after every three months. Similarly Samaj Kalyan also cross checks the Hostel. Trust authorities give surprise visits to hostel. Disabled Commissioner (अपंग आयुक्तालय) Pune have granted permission to hostel.
Upendra Nagar, Saigram, Ambad link road,
Phone No – 91-0253-2384096