Yes. Our partners are reputed and well-established NGOs with many decades of work at the grass root level with rural communities, which have earned them their goodwill. The location of your stay is decided keeping in mind your safety and security. Our past batches of fellows which have included several women, had no untowardly incidents. Our partner NGOs have local networks to help during medical or other emergencies. However, it is advised to be aware, alert, align with local customs and closely follow the advice of your local NGO mentor.