• 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

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

    22 September 2017

  • Special coaching classes for Thalirkal Ulagam children at MIDS Regional Office, Peruvilai Marian Widow Movement Meeting of Nadaikkavu Cluster at MSC Church Nadaikkavu ( 4 - 4.30 PM)

    23 September 2017

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

    25 September 2017

  • Marian Widow Movement Meeting of Kirathoor Cluster at Manjathoppu Church ( 4-4.30 PM)

    27 September 2017

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

    28 September 2017