Garhwal Community Development and Welfare Society


We seek to improve the health status of rural and indigenous populations through research, training and service delivery programmes.

— Dr. Rajesh Singh, Director


GCDWS is located in the Christian Hospital, Chamba, on Mussoorie road.


By train from Delhi : Mussoorie express (Delhi-Dehradun), Shatabdi express. (Delhi-Dehradun), get off at Haridwar and from there by road to Chamba (approx. 2.5 hours)

Travel time : approx. 7-8 hours

By Road from Delhi

In personal vehicle : Delhi to Rishikesh to Chamba via Narendranagar (7-8 hours)
By Bus : Delhi to Haridwar by bus, Haridwar to Rishikesh by local taxi or tempo, Rishikesh to Chamba by jeep (stand near Natraj Hotel) or bus. OR Direct Haridwar to Chamba by taxi. OR Delhi to Dehradun, Dehradun to Chamba by jeep or bus. OR Delhi to Rishikesh, Rishikhes to Chamba by bus or jeep. (10-12 hours)