• 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

  • SAFP-FDP Regional Meeting of Marthandam Region at MIDS (10 A.M) Marian Widow Movement Meeting of Kuzhithurai Cluster at Pastoral center, Kuzhithurai ( 4 - 4.30 PM)

    16 November 2017

  • SAFP-FDP Regional Meeting of Kaliyakkavilai Region at MIDS Office (10 A.M) Kolping Cluster Meeting Parvathipuaram(11A.M) Marian Widow Movement Meeting of Nagercoil Cluster at MIDS Regional Office Peruvilai(3-3.30 PM)

    17 November 2017

  • Childrens Day Celebration of Thalirkal Ulagam Beneficiaries (Nagercoil) at MIDS Regional Office,Peruvilai(9.30 A.M) Kolping Cluster Meeting Marthandam(10.30A.M),Attoor (3 P.M)Marian Widow Movement Meeting of Nadaikkavu Cluster at MSC Church Nadaikkavu(4 -4.30 PM)

    18 November 2017

  • Marian Widow Movement Meeting of Attoor Cluster at Divine Mercy Hall, Themanoor ( 4.30-5.30 PM)

    20 November 2017

  • Marian Widow Movement Meeting of Kirathoor Cluster at Manjathoppu Church (4-4.30PM)Virutcham loan disbursemet of Nagercoil region at MIDS regional office, Peruvilai (10 A.M)

    22 November 2017

  • Marian Widow Movement Meeting of Mecode Cluster at Parish Hall, Mecode ( 4.30 - 5 PM)

    23 November 2017

  • Marian Widow Movement Meeting of Sooriacode Cluster at MSC Church Sooriacode ( 5 - 5.30 PM)

    24 November 2017

  • Marian Widow Movement Meeting of Chellamkonam Cluster at MSC Church Chellamkonam ( 4-4.30 PM)

    27 November 2017