A Home for an Orphan

Sevalaya runs Swami Vivekananda Boys’ Home and Mother Teresa Girls’ Home for orphaned, poor and destitute children. The homes provide food, shelter, education, opportunities for close to 150 children. The children are provided support and taken care of until they can be self-reliant. Many of the children from the Children’s ... continue reading.

A Warm Place to Grow Old

Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa Old Age Home is a home for destitute and poor senior citizens. It is a home with a difference, in that the residents are not a self-pitying, depressed lot. They participate, in whatever little way they can, in the activities of this self reliant community. We have ... continue reading.

Empowering Women with Marketable Skills

In the Kasturiba Gandhi Craft Training Centre, poor women from the villages around are taught tailoring. Women trained either work independently or in garment factories. In addition, classes in Screen Printing, Book Binding and Cover Making are planned. The craft centre also conducts six months free certificate training course tailored ... continue reading.

Free Medical Centre

The Mahatma Gandhi Free Medical Centre provides health-care for the children and staff at the Children’s and Old Age Home. It is also open for all people from neighboring villages and provides much needed medical facilities free-of-charge. A full-time Nurse practitioner and a visiting doctor manage the center. Periodic health ... continue reading.

Quality Education for Free

Mahakavi Bharathiyar Higher Secondary School is a school, from Balwadi (pre-KG) to 12th grade for poor children. Education is completely free. In addition, textbooks, notebooks and uniforms are provided free of charge to all. Transport is free for primary school children. The school provides value-based education which enable the children ... continue reading.