The MSW trainees visited AID IN NEED PROJECT near Azheekal organised by Department of Social work and also visited a day care for mentally disabled people named as THEERAM. SATHGAMAYA is one of the project of aid in need and this is mainly focused on stitching unit consists of 10 members. The unit was started in the year of 2012, October . The MSW trainees interacted with the members of SATHGAMAYA team
THEERAM is one of the day care unit of INDIA CENTRE FOR SOCIAL CHANGE (ICSC) from Kottayam. There are 16 members with no age limits and 4 staffs. 3 staffs for cooking as well for taking care of them all and one proper trainee for training them. All the functions of the unit is under the main unit from Kottayam. They also provide food and other facilities for the centre without any fees from the inmates. All the services for the inmates are totally free. People celebrate the birthdays, anniversaries with the inmates by providing food and other help as sponsorship. Based on the interest of the inmates they provide training for different activities like embroidery, craft making, painting, ornament making etc but these all not sold in the public.