N Damotharan Centenary Lifeline – ND Prana was launched on 7th January 2020 with the Vision Life & Living – Every Life Matters
Termed the ND ‘Lifeline’ and not ‘helpline’, to invite focus and attention on life and not merely on helping.
It is an attempt to add value to life through crisis interventions, suicide prevention, and fostering Mental Health.
ND Prana Lifeline,1800-121-203040, is active country-wide between 09.30 am to 6:00 pm. ND Prana provides supportive care, direction and hope to callers.
The calls are attended by an experienced and qualified Prana Guides. The Prana Guides are trained by Nitya Gurukula – NG, a People Work Institute having an experience and expertise in People Work for nearly 4 decades. The information shared by Callers are kept confidential.
Since its inception, we have received 220 Prana Calls including 36 Follow up calls.
The key issues involved are: Fear of COVID-19, Fear of Exams, Addiction, Financial crisis, Difficulty in decision making, Relationship Issues, Sleepdisturbances, Confusion, Loneliness etc.