SuhitJeevan Trust is a Public Charitable Trust registered under Bombay Public Trust Act, 1950. It was incorporated in the year 2004 with Registration No. E- 428 (Raigad). The intense need & scarcity of special services & schools in Pen Taluka lead to the foundation of ‘SuhitJeevan Trust’ for Intellectually disabled (Mentally Challenged) children & adults.
The trust started a school name ‘Sumangal School for Intellectually disabled children. Initially it started with 10 students only, but now after 12 successful years the strength has increased to more than 100 students. The trust is having students from nearby 42 villages of Pen &Alibaugtalukas. The trust provides free education, transport facility, therapy & medical assistance as well as vocational training to 80% of the students who come from BPL families.
The trust runs its projects on individual donations, CSR funds, assistance from various organizations &NGOs, it does not get any government grant.
To improve functional abilities & empower our ID children & adults the institution runs following projects