• 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

  • Marisa Santos -Interaction with MIDS Staff Marian Widow movement meeting of Unnamalaikadai Cluster at Cheruppaloor(10-11 AM) Nagercoil at Regional office(3-4 PM)

    16 August 2019

  • Kolping Cluster Meeting at Marthandam (10.30 A.M), Attoor(3 P.M)

    17 August 2019

  • MIDS Arasi Election at Nadaikkavu(10 AM), Kirathoor (2 PM) Marian Widow movement meeting of Attoor Cluster at Themanoor(4.30-5.30PM)

    19 August 2019

  • MIDS Arasi Election at Chinnathurai (11 AM), Palavilai (2 PM) Marian Widow movement meeting of Chinnathurai Cluster at Chinnathurai(2-3 PM)

    21 August 2019

  • MIDS Arasi Election at Mecode (10.30 AM), Sooriacode (2 PM) Marian Widow movement meeting of Mecode Cluster at Mecode (4.30-5 PM)

    22 August 2019

  • MIDS Arasi Election at Marthandam (10.30 AM) Panachamoodu (2 PM) Marian Widow movement meeting of Sooriacode Cluster at Sooriacode(5-6 PM)

    23 August 2019

  • Virutcham loan form verification of kaliakkavilai region at Nadaikkavu(10 AM) Marian Widow movement meeting of Nadaikkavu Cluster at Nadaikkavu (4-5 PM)

    24 August 2019

  • MIDS Talent Test at Mariagiri, Themanoor,Nagercoil, MIDS Office (3 PM)

    25 August 2019

  • Office Staff Meeting (10.30 A.M) MIDS Arasi Election at Kuzhithurai (10.30 AM), Chellamkonam (2 PM) Marian Widow movement meeting of Chellamkonam Cluster at Chellamkonam(4-5 PM)

    26 August 2019

  • Organizers Meeting All Staff Meeting (3.30 P.M)

    27 August 2019

  • MIDS Arasi Election at Unnamalaikadai (10.30 AM), Attoor (2 PM) Marian Widow movement meeting of Kirathoor Cluster at Manjathoppu(4.30-5.30 PM)

    28 August 2019

  • SAFP - IGP Fund disbursement of Kaliakkavilai region at MIDS (10 AM) MIDS Arasi Election at Nagercoil I (10.30 AM) Nagercoil II (2 PM)

    29 August 2019

  • MIDS Arasi Election at Boothapandy (11 AM), Agasteeswaram & Mantharamputhoor (2 PM)

    30 August 2019