DISA, at present, is actively involved in the selected villages of Sadar Block and Harraiya Block of Basti District and Mithaval Block of Siddharthnagar District in U.P. The Society has been working for the integrated development of the marginalized sections. The Thematic Areas of interventions have been:

  • Formal and Non Formal Education,
  • Community Managed Health Education
  • Social Animation and Awareness Programmes, using Puppetry, Street Plays, Folk Songs, Posters etc
  • Community Mobilization and Formation of Community Based Organizations (CBOs) like Mahila Sangharsh Samitis and Self Help Groups.
  • Empowerment of Women and Promotion of Gender Equity
  • Strengthening the Panchayati Raj Systems and Good Governance
  • Facilitation of various Capacity Building Programmes
  • CBDP and Management of Floods and Operation of HAM Radio Station
  • Research and Documentationv
  • Human Rights Education
  • Care of children in difficulties through CHILDLINE coordination.
  • Community Based Rehabilitation of Physically Challenged Children.
  • Revival of Agriculture and Promotion of Best Practices with small Farmers
  • Tailoring centre for the BPL youth.