Right after His Holiness the Dalai Lama sought refuge in India in 1959, the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, it has committed and endeavoured the resolved the Tibet issue and uplift the suffering of the Tibetan people through truth, non-violence and Democratic processes.
Over the years, with the kind and generous support of the host governments and support of the international community, most of these Tibetan refugees are rehabilitated into Tibetan refugee camp or settlements and cared after by CTA departments.
Since 1994, The Tibet House Trust has been the primary funding organization for education, health care, culture preservation, community and economic development programs serving more than 120,000 Tibetan refugees living in India, Nepal and Bhutan.
Education of the Tibetan refugee children is a top priority to ensure they would maintain thier Tibetan identity and culture.
Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well being and is a basic and elementary need for the general welfare and development of any community.
Tibet has a distinct and rich language and culture and one of the aims at the Tibet House Trust is to preserve it.
The Tibetan Government-in-Exile has a hard task developing the settlements and improving people's lives.
The Tibet House Trust, with help from individual and NGO's donor, supports urgently needed programs of Department of Home such as victims of drought, flood and fire accidents, theft etc.