The Indian Red Cross Society, District unit, Shimla is working in the service of mankind since 1972. The Aims & Objectives of the Red Cross Society are as under:-
Aid to the sick and wounded members of the Armed Forces and discharge of other obligations devolving upon the Society under.
Aid to the demobilized sick and wounded members of the Armed Forces.
Maternity and Child Welfare.
Nursing and Ambulance Work.
Provision of relief for the mitigation of suffering caused by epidemics, earthquakes, famines, floods and other disasters whether in Indian or outside
Work parties to provide comforts and necessary garments, etc. for hospitals and health institutions.
The improvement of health, prevention of disease and mitigation of suffering and such other cognate objects as may be approved by the Society from time to time.