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St. Jude India ChildCare Centres (St. Judes for short) is a not-for-profit organization in India that provides free of charge shelter and holistic care to children who are undergoing cancer treatment along with their families, at Tata Memorial Hospital and other treating hospitals. It is a Section 8 non-profit company supported by individuals, corporate houses and Charity Trusts. Founded in 2006 by Nihal and Shyama Kaviratne, St. Judes has 33 centres located in MumbaiKolkataDelhiJaipur and Hyderabad. The holistic care includes an infection free environment conducive to the child’s recovery, educational and recreational services for the children and their parents and counselling services throughout the duration of their treatment. Those children who come back for maintenance and follow up can once again stay at one of the centres.This Delhi based nonprofit in India was started 

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