• Artificial flower making-Shobana

  • Cow rearing as a family activity

  • Hardworking couples

  • Sea Shell handicrafts- Annathankam

  • Sea shell handicrafts-Vanaja

Women Empowerment Programmes

MIDS is engaged in empowering the marginalized women through various target interventions. Rural poor women are formed into effective Self-Help Groups for their socio-economic advancement. Four hundred thirty eight (438)Self-Help Groups are functioning very systematically under MIDS guidance. A total of 8341 rural poor families are covered under our SHGs. Periodic trainings are organized to enhance the capacities of the women SHG leaders and members. Details of SHGs Region wise.

RegionNumber of SHGS
Kalikkavilai158
Marthandam 176
Nagercoil121

Upcoming events

  • SHG Cluster Meeting at Marthandam,Unnamalaikadai, Adhichavilagam (10.30A.M) Nadaikkavu(2.30 P.M) Kolping cluster meeting at Cheruppalore(10.30A.M)

    05 March 2021

  • Kolping Cluster Meeting at Marthandam (10.30 A.M), SHG Cluster meeting at Palavilai,Mecode (10.30A.M) Sooriacode(2.30 P.M)

    06 March 2021

  • Womens Day celebration at Navalkadu(2 - 4 PM)

    08 March 2021

  • Kolping Cluster Meeting at Parvathipuaram (11A.M)

    10 March 2021

  • IGP Financial Assistance distribution to Marian Movement beneficiaries at MIDS(10 AM)

    11 March 2021

  • Kolping Cluster meeting at Pilankalai (10.30 A.M) Attoor(3 P.M)

    12 March 2021

  • Kolping Cluster meeting at Nadaikkavu (10 A.M), Mariagiri(3 P.M)

    13 March 2021

  • Staff Retreat at Mukkadal

    15 March 2021

  • Virutcham loan form verificatiion of Nagercoil region at Peruvilai (10 AM)

    17 March 2021

  • Regional meeting of FDP Nagercoil region beneficiaries at Peruvilai(10 AM)

    18 March 2021

  • Regional meeting of FDP marthandam region beneficiaries at MIDS(10 AM)

    22 March 2021

  • Regional meeting of FDP kaliakkavilai region beneficiaries at MIDS(10 AM)

    24 March 2021