Social work

Pushpa Charitable trust at N.R.Pura aims at the integral development of the marginalized. At present 20 villages are benefited by the trust activities. Of these, 16 villages have Anganwadies. They are served by Directress Dr.Sr.Susanna project in charge Sr.Shalet, 2 co-ordinators and 5 health workers. Every alternate month medical camps are conducted in villages. This year 162 Tuberculosis patients were fed with food-egg and milk, and 7 HIV patients were helped economically. There are also 42 self help groups for women, each one comprising 15-20 members.

Carmel Charitable Society at Mylasandra Bangalore south is our new venture in the field of social work which got registered in 2008. To begin with, self help groups are initiated in villages and a goat project for the women started functioning. Women empowerment programmes are conducted by Sr.Anceline and Sr.Clarret

Considering the present situation in the society, families and individuals, where tensions, suicide tendencies etc dominate we started counseling centers, short stay home, Women empowering Programmes etc. under the auspices of Navajyothi social service society of our Province. The service of Sr.Lilly for the last 22 years in the family counseling field is praise worthy.