Sabarmathi Social Seva Sangam (SSSS) strives for equitable and sustainable development of the underprivileged in the community. Though the main focus is on providing day-care to children of the locals working as daily wage earners, it also encourages and motivates the young generation to actively participate in the development of the community.
Programmes undertaken were as follows:
Creche Programme: The organization ran ten creche centres in Tiruppur and provided learning, nutrition and day care to around 300 infants in the age group of two to five years.
Mobile Medicare Unit: Free medical camps with the help of volunteers were conducted every month for the elderly people in and around Tiruppur district.
Awareness Camps: SSSS conducted camps to create awareness about preservation of safe drinking water, sanitation, and basic rules for road safety. Sessions are conducted by experts for imparting awareness about the fundamental rights of consumers.
Women Development Programme: Women were trained by experts in making hosiery merchandise and assisted in selling them at competitive prices in the local market. Exhibitions and workshops were also conducted to support such women. Vocational training was provided to widows.
Health Camp: Health camps were conducted with the help of Government hospitals. Doctors, free medicines and first aid was provided to the needy. Awareness regarding family planning was also created.
Training to Farmers: Farmers were trained on improved agricultural technology by faculty from reputed agriculture institutes in Tiruppur and outside.
Income Rs17 lac
Expense Rs17 lac
Source : Audit Report 2014
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