India Foundation began with looking after street children in New Delhi, by providing them food, education and shelter. In several cases, it would help the children by taking them to the government-run hospitals.The children were also taught music, theatre, speech, etc. by experts in the field. India Foundation started the Free Medical Clinic for the Destitute in February 2008 in Lodhi Colony, New Delhi. It now runs four free clinics in New Delhi. The clinics provides completely free medical consultation and medicines to homeless people, migrant families, working children and slum patients. The clinics also distributes multivitamin, iron and calcium tablets to the women and biscuit packets to the children.