The centre was started in 1937 in East Bengal (now Bangladesh) and shifted to its present premises in 1949. It was made a branch of Ramakrishna Math in 2003.
- A charitable allopathic-cum-homeopathic dispensary, which treated 8097 cases during the year.
- Cleft lip and cleft palate check-up and registration camps (19 cases treated).
- A students’ home with 67 boys.
- Tailoring classes for 44 women and computer training for 75 boys and 5 girls.
- A unit of Gadadhar Abhyudaya Prakalpa with 55 poor children.
- Values education programmes for school & college students.
- A library with 4464 books and 13 periodicals and newspapers.
- Welfare work by way of providing blankets, clothes, pecuniary help, etc to the poor and needy.
- Celebration of the birthdays of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi, Swami Vivekananda and other spiritual personalities, as also festivals like Durga Puja, Kali Puja, etc.
- Regular classes and lectures in the Ashrama and elsewhere.