The devotees of Sri Ramakrishna, inspired by Swami Vivekananda's concept of "Service to Man is Service to God" started a private centre in the name of "Brahmananda Memorial Trust" in 1958, to serve the people in and around this village. The Trust established a school Brahmananda Vidya Bhavan. This Centre got the affiliation as a Ramakrishna Mission Centre in 1992 and was taken over by the Math and Mission Headquarters (Belur Math) in 2002.
Free Allopathic and Homoeopathy Dispensary : We run Free Allopathic and Homoeopathy Dispensary . Allopathic treatment is done twice in a week and Homoeopathic treatment is done twice in a month.Total 16587 nos. of Patients were treated last year.
Mobile Unit goes to Berachampa once in a week and Ghorarash village once in a week. Distance of Berachampa is 11 Kilomertres and Ghorarash is 4 Kilometres away from this Ashrama. Patients are treated with free medicines.
Free Eye Operation Camp was conducted by this Ashrama once in a year. Total 21 nos. patients were operated last year.
We are running 4 Free Primary Non-formal Education centre where the students are mostly SC / ST category. We provide for them Text Books, Exercise Books etc. and School Uniform; Sweater in winter season, Plain garments in Puja season and so on. Number of Students is 390.
3 Free Coaching Centres -- 2 are in the Ashrama premises, and the other coaching centre is at Berachampa. About 85 nos. of students study in the home centres and 49 nos. of students study at Berachampa coaching centre.
Students who can not continue their study due to lack of money or other study material, we help them. This year 362 students availed this opportunity. 8 students have received the monetary help; and 354 students have received the Exercise Books.
Distribution of Milk to 100 Children of local villages is done daily through the year.
A Project has been taken to uplift morale of the prisoners in Basirhat Sub-Reformatory. We go there once in a month and conduct short programme of 1 and half hours where spiritual talk, devotional songs etc. are presented. Scriptures say the potential divinity of man; Great teachers of the world made us remember that. We believe that whole heartedly and we try to speak of that word.
"Service to man is service to God" - standing on this great sayings we are always trying to serve in various calamities such as flood relief, distress relief etc.