Sunday, September 14, 2008

Dr. Venkataraman home for physically handicapped children

@ St Paul's, Mayiladuthurai

Training of Caregivers in Orphanages

There are 44 orphanages in Nagaipattinam District, housing around 3300 children.
The Caregivers of these orphanages were trained on, soft skills in handling vulnerable children, identifying mental illnesses, basic counselling skills, etc
This programme was arranged for by the Child Secretariat, Nagaipattinam in collaboration with Psychiatric Services and Research Foundation, Chennai, Psycho Trust Karur and the Nagaipattinam District Administration/Social Welfare Department.

inauguration of psychological rehab for orphaned kids

Psychological rehab of children orphaned by the Tsunami,
inaugurated by the Nagaipattinam district Collector, Mr Jayaraman, and Mrs Anbalagi, from the Social Welfare Department. Also present were Mr Jerald, of Child Secretariat and Mr Christuraj of Psycho Trust.

play therapy:) at Keezhakaasakudi medu