The Advisory Group on Community Action is a standing group constituted by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare under the National Rural Health Mission mandated to spearhead the community related initiatives. The group comprises of eminent public health professionals associated with major NGOs and meets regularly to guide activities relating to community action.

Terms of Reference for AGCA

  • Advise on developing community partnership and ownership for the Mission
  • Provide feedback based on ground realities, to inform policy decisions
  • Develop new models of Community Action and recommend for further adoption/extension to the national/state governments.

The AGCA Secretariat is located at:
Population Foundation of India
B-28, Qutab Institutional Area
Tara Crescent
New Delhi – 110 016
Telephone : + 91-11-43894100

Fax : +91-11-43894199