This is the official site for Calcutta Rescue, which was originally established in the city of Calcutta (now renamed Kolkata) in northern India. This long running charity provides free medical care as well as education and a wide range of other types of benefits to poor and sick people living in Kolkata as well other parts of India.

People who wish to support Calcutta Rescue are invited to do so in a wide range of different ways. In addition to making a direct donation, people who truly want to get involved and make a huge difference can also choose to hold their own fundraising event, which could make a huge difference to the lives of many impoverished people who live in the city of Kolkata.

In order to gain an insight into the lives of the people of Kolkata and the hardships that many people visit on a daily basis, it is a good idea to plan a trip to Kolkata as well as other parts of India. This is a place that is steeped in rich history and culture and there are lots of fascinating places to visit. Anyone who is planning a trip to Kolkata will find a selection of articles on this site that present them with excellent places to go and things to do so that they can get the most out of this vibrant experience while also learning about ways in which they can help people and the care that is needed to help give people a much brighter future.