Adarsh Convent School Samiti (ACSS) was founded to bring a perceptible change in the present social set-up in India. It runs a school and works towards the empowerment of underprivileged women, children and youth. Its main priority area is education and it works in awareness building and vocational training.
In addition to its school activities, the other programmes are:
Early Marriage & Early Pregnancy Awareness Programme to inform young girls and boys about the age limit for marriage and pregnancy awareness.
SC/ST Labour Awareness Camp covering topics like labour insurance, skill development, health hazards, etc. Around 400 labourers have attended this camp.
Leprosy Awareness Camp, sponsored by The Leprosy Mission (TLM) Trust, for the general public
Vocational Training Programme for the development of technical skills in sewing, embroidery, painting, mehndi, fruit processing, etc. for the youth. Around 450 youth attended this programme.
Adolescent Girls Programme (AGP) for preventing drop out of girls from schools.
HIV /AIDS & Cancer Awareness Programmes to create awareness about the adverse effects of smoking and consumption of alcohol and tobacco, unsafe sex, etc. by using posters and banners.
Food Preservation Camp for teaching children and youth different methods of preservation of food items like jam, jelly, murabba. 42 participants attended this camp.
Health & Family Planning Awareness Camps for rural people to create awareness about sanitation, cleanliness, drug de-addiction, family planning, etc.
Adult Education Camps covering various areas like literacy development, naturopathy and yoga education, skills development, cultural programmes, road safety measures, computer training.
Science Awareness Camps in rural areas and small towns.
Tree Plantation & Environment Awareness Programme wherein free plants were distributed to beneficiaries.
Consumer Protection Camp for creating awareness about consumer rights and referring to the Consumer Forum for any consumer complaints.
Income Rs7 lac
Expense Rs7 lac
Source : Audit Report 2014
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