Women Empowerment

To improve the women participation in political and socio-economic system, to curb violence against women and to ensure social security..

  • Formation of Women Self Help Groups
  • Savings, Microfinance and Revolving Fund
  • Empowerment Programmes
  • Maternal and Child Health Programmes
  • Awareness Programmes on Social Issues
  • SHG Anniversary Celebrations
  • Formation of Cluster level federation at villages.
  • Imparting Skill development and Capacity building trainings
  • Celebrating International Women’s Day.
  • Income Generation Programme
Besides, financial assistance and the following skill training packages are offered.
  • Goat rearing
  • Coconut Leaf thatching,
  • Cow rearing
  • Tailoring and Embroidery
  • Banana cultivation
  • Vegetable cultivation
  • Tamarind processing
  • Pickle making
  • Bakery and confectionery products making
  • Palm leaf product making
  • Simple chemicals making
  • Coconut oil making
  • Coir making
  • Hollow Brick making
  • Candle making
  • Petty shop orthopedic`

INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENT THROUGH EMPOWERMENT AND ACTION (IDEA)

  • Funded by Caritas India (New Delhi)
  • Aim is to improve the health, education and livelihood options of the poor and marginalized women by integrating various diocesan commissions.
  • Key Achievements are:
    • Improved women participation in social, economic and political system.
    • Promoted maternal and child health among women and children,
    • 89 drop-out students readmitted into schools.