A 24-hour emergency outreach service, CHILDLINE is a free phone helpline (1098) for children in need of care & protection. It is a project under the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Govt. of India. CHILDLINE aims to reach out to the most marginalised children and provide intervention of shelter, medical, repatriation rescue, sponsorship, emotional support and guidance. Farook College is a nodal agency of the CHILDLINE, the aim of which is to protect the right of children and ensuring access to quality service and technology to the poorest of the poor. The project is operated through the Dept. of Sociology, Farook College.