• Navkshitij - Home for Mentally Challenged Friends
    • Navkshitij - Clean green home for special friends
    • Navkshitij - Where special friends feel fit and happy
    • Navkshitij - We offer stress free living to special friends
  • Navkshitij was established to improve the well-being of mentally challenged friends – we take them under our wing, organize activities, teach them life skills and vocational skills, encourage them to become as independent as possible, and nurture them in a compassionate environment.

    The idea of Navkshitij took shape while planning and organizing a walkathon from Pune to Lonavla, for mentally challenged friends. Dr. Neelima Desai and the organisers discussed the need to set up a center for mentally challenged persons. 

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Field Trip by Akanksha School
Field Trip by Akanksha School
72 students of the Garde three along with teachers visited to Navkshitij - Marunji unit as a part of extra curricular activities known as Field Trip. 
Celebrated Birthday of Special Friends
Celebrated Birthday of Special Friends

Wish you very very Happy Birthday to Aditi, Gautam, Shantiswaroop, Shantanu and Gautam!!


We celebrated Diwali at Navkshitij with usual enthusiasm. With the help of caregivers, our Friends made a nice fort, which is the speciality of Maharashtra.


At Navkshitij, we make chocolates, floaters and candles, handmade paper bags (4 sizes), greeting cards, diyas, jewellery including bracelet, ear rings, string of beads etc. and paper lanterns.