Women of rural areas,
helped by DAWN Trust to start income generation
DAWN Trust has been able to
carry out a programme of helping women in the
rural area of Perambalur District, Tamilnadu in
skills development and income generation activities.
More than 250 women have been so far trained in
various activities such as Beautician course,
Lab Technician Training, candle making, phenol,
Chalk piece, and Camphor making. This is a boost
for the women flok to become financially independence.
Formatted VHWSNC committee
in 20 panchayats to achievement their health rights
DAWN Trust has formed 20 Village
Health Water Sanitation Nutrition Committee(VHWSNC)
in Perambalur Block. Each committee comprises
15 to 25 members. DAWN Trust has given orientation
and periodical training to the members of the
committee to achieve their health rights on their
own. These Committees achievements are Vellore
Panchayat & Ladapuram Panchayat committees
solved the problem of darkness of the road near
Primary Health Centre(PHC). Through their efforts,
the street lights were provided in the road near
PHC. The waiting place was without roof and the
patients were faced lot of problems under sun
and rain. Asbestos sheet roofs were place over
the waiting place for the benefit of patients
who are waiting for treatment.
The (TASMAY, Wine Shop) opposite to Chatramanai
Panchayat PHC was nuisance for patients and women.
DAWN Trust initiated the committee member and
the shop was taken away from that place.
Vadakkumadhavi Panchayat was
too polluted with garbage’s and dust which
was a threat to the local people. The action was
taken by the DAWN Trust along with VHWSNC committee
to remove out the garbage and dust. Now the village
is clean and the committee is supervising and
maintaining cleanliness of the village.
To control spread of flex and
other epidermis diseases, necessary steps were
taken by DAWN Trust and WHWSNC committee to chlorinate
by mixing of chlorine in the drinking water tank
in 20 Panchayats periodically.
With initiation of DAWN Trust,
Information Boards were installed in 15 panchayat,
it gives information regarding Chlorination date,
environment cleaning date and contract persons
& their phone number of concern area’s
authority, PHC, Village Health Nurse, Anganwadi
worker, committee members etc.
Stopped child marriage
and enrolled in higher studies :
Girl named Gokilavani, below
18 years who was daughter of a daily wager and
a house wife was arranged for marriage. With the
help of District authority rescued the girl from
child marriage. She wanted to enroll for higher
education but their parents didn’t like
to enroll her for higher studies due to poverty.
DAWN Trust undertake the girl and enrolled her
in Diploma in Nursing, 3½ years course
in TCRMO - School of Nursing. Now she is happy
and have confident that she will support her family
in near future.
DAWN Trust enlighten
the alcoholic Family
Ilayaraja being alcoholic habit
developed a suspicion on his wife Mookayee. He
started torturing physically and emotionally.
They were adopted by Dawn trust. We made them
to understand the values of life. Provided counseling
and job for both. Now the family with their two
kids is happy and spreads the message.