Nalantha Educational Trust (NET) was started to serve the underprivileged sections of the society. NETs vision is to drive comprehensive transformation in the lives of its target community in a sustainable manner. The organization presently works in the districts of Dindigul, Perambalur and Ariyalur in Tamil Nadu.
NET’s main activities are as follows:
Anbalaya: It is a short stay rest home for elderly citizens. The beneficiaries are provided with social care, medical care, hygienic and nutritious food, recreation and love. The charges are nominal and utilized towards the care of the elders, improving the infrastructure facilities and also for other social programs. Currently, while Anbalaya has a capacity of 50 rooms, 30 elders reside at the home.
Nalantha: It is the grass root & field extension unit of Nalantha Educational Trust aimed at social development. It works in areas like Water & Sanitation, Health & Hygiene, Women & Child Development, Sustainable Agriculture, Bio Diversity Conservation, Climate Change, Clean India campaign, Water Conservation, Tree Plantation, Children Sponsorship and Formation of Farmers groups.
Saranalaya: It is a free short stay rest home for the elderly, where the efforts are made to reinstate the elders back into main stream society. It is been supported by the Social Welfare department. During FY15, nearly 50 elders benefited. The organization celebrated ELDER Day and also other local festivals like Deepavali, Pongal, English and Tamil New year.