A team of NSS volunteers of the College visited Government Children’s Home located at Ramavarmapuram, Thrissur, on 27.12.2017. The Home is an institution established by Government of Kerala to rehabilitate children below 18 years of age who are in need of care and protection under Juvenile Justice Act 2000. Shelter, food, education, medical care, developmental opportunities and exposure for socialization/mainstreaming are the services provided in such Homes. There are 8 such institutions Kerala.
One of the co-ordinators of the Home, Mr.Prijith, gave a detailed description of the working of the Home. Volunteers distributed sweets among the inmates and interacted with them. The inmates arranged a cultural programme to entertain the volunteers. The volunteers also sang a group song dedicated to the children. As part of Nagaram Nirmalam project and as an effort to spread the message of cleanliness among the inmates, the Volunteers cleaned the premises of the Home.